How to Do a Project 365 Without Losing Your Mind

You've done it.   You made the decision to take a photo every day for three hundred and sixty-five days.   January 1st came, and you were ready. You nailed that prompt and had it posted before you had even taken your shower.   But it's two weeks later, and the newness of it all [...]
read more

How To Succeed At 365 With Amy Obi Behind The Lens

It's back.   Not like acid washed jeans or or stirrup pants. But like your favorite discontinued nail polish.   Behind the Lens.   Where we highlight someone from our CY365 community who is just rockin' capturing and sharing their life every day. Each month we're going to pry into the lives of one of [...]
read more

How To Set A White Point In Lightroom

Have you wondered why your photos appear boring and drab compared to others you see posted? We've all been there. There just may be a simple way for you to create more appealing images. It all starts with the edit. But where to even begin? Right? If you are using Lightroom, I've got a quick [...]
read more

What It Means To Be An Everyday Photographer

Every day photography is a style of it’s own. We are the photographers dedicated to creating a moment when none may appear. We are the photographers who seek out good light on the darkest days, even if that means opening our refrigerators. Nothing is really off limits. We’ll carry our cameras anywhere to get “the shot.”


read more

Join Us For January’s FREE CY365 Photo Challenge

  A new year means a new 365 photo challenge list for you! I love the fresh start of the new year. I love the excitement of documenting every day of the year. Whether you are brand new here, just testing the waters, or a long time CaptureYour365 member I think you'll love what we've [...]
read more

Shedding Light On Your 2017 CaptureYour365 Project | Part 2

This is Part Two of a two part post. You can find Part One here. After five years of taking a photo a day, what I have learned is that there is always more to learn! At the end of each year I love going back through my photos to look for the stories of [...]
read more

Shedding Light On Your CaptureYou365 Project | Part 1

Breathe in a deep breath.  Now breathe out and smile. You are coming to the end of the year 2017, a year where you made an intentional decision to document your life in photos. You may have taken a few photos throughout the year.  You may have taken one a week. Or, you may have [...]
read more

How To Solve Common Holiday Photo Issues

  We all want to capture beautiful holiday photos, but the hustle and bustle of December can make it difficult. Avoid these common issues to capture better photos during your holiday season.   Blurry Photos We've all taken them. The moment is so beautiful but your photo is a blurry mess. The low lights of [...]
read more

Lesson 7 | How To Capture Christmas Morning

  Ready for Christmas Day? Now is the time to prep for your Christmas Day photos. It can be a hectic time! I love making a list of 5 photos I want. I can be in the moment, know what I’m looking for, and not stress about photographing everything! I can’t wait to see what [...]
read more

Lesson Six | Capture The Outdoors

  Ready to head outside? Grab your camera and let’s capture some holiday lights and maybe some snow (if you have any). So...I live in California and am a couple of hours away from winter wonderland. I'm counting on you to bring me the winter white!   Remember, work at your pace. Complete every exercise or [...]
read more