Putting the “Extra” into Your Ordinary | How To Capture Everyday Photographs

When I first began my journey into photography three years ago, I was all about the posed portrait. A still, planned subject is a great way to practice your skills. But while a nice framed posed portrait with beautiful light looks great on the wall, that’s not where life happens. Life happens at the arrival [...]
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How To Style A Flat Lay Photograph

  Flat lay is the art of arranging objects in a visually pleasing way and taking your photograph from above. Flat lays can be an arrangement of anything you want from food to fashion to nature to random objects, the possibilities are endless. I have an acronym to remember as you enter the world of flat [...]
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Behind The Lens | Molly Cable

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Molly Cable (cablevet in the gallery and forum) is this month’s featured artist. Meet Molly.   What sparked your interest in photography? I realized, from a very young age, that photographs could take you back in time. Put together, they could tell a story [...]
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What Are You Leaving Your Family?

What are you leaving your family? Think about it. The day you die your family will face the arduous task of sorting through the belongings you've left behind. Your treasures will become a task for them. Clothing. Linens. Kitchenware. Electronics. Paperwork. It's all a task. Dare I say, a burden? Not only will they have [...]
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Behind The Lens | Sue Griffin

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Sue Griffin (Effie Stop in the gallery and forum) is this month’s featured artist. Sue has been part of CaptureYour365 since 2012! I love getting to look in on her corner of the world, it's stunning. You'll love her work too. Meet Sue. What [...]
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Behind The Lens | Garnett Hutchinson

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Garnett Hutchinson (Gernsey in the gallery and forum) is this month’s featured artist. Meet Garnett. What sparked your interest in photography? I was born with a camera in my hand. :-) I have loved to take pictures my entire life. Was I [...]
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How To Use Triangles In Your Composition

We love things in three. Threes appeal to our eye's need for balance. They provides movement and stability. We use the rule of thirds to place items strategically. We think about dividing our landscape photos into thirds of foreground, mid ground, and background.  Of course, our threesome wouldn't be complete without talking about the triangle. Find [...]
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Behind The Lens | Shelle Budiselic

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Shelle Budiselic (SoonerChick14 in the gallery and forum) is this month’s featured artist. I've always loved Shelle's vest for life. You'll see it shine through her photos. I'm thrilled to have her Behind The Lens this month! - Katrina Meet Shelle.   What [...]
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A Lesson In Landscapes

Have you ever wondered how some people create AMAZING landscape photographs? Have you wondered what you can do to create stunning images of the landscapes you encounter? Every photo we view can teach us something. We can learn where to place things, how to look for light, how to frame subjects, and more.   Here [...]
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Behind The Lens | Marisol Morales

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Marisol Morales (SpazioCreativo in the gallery and forum) is this month’s featured artist. Meet Marisol.   What sparked your interest in photography? I always had an interest in photography. It goes beyond photos of a vacation trip, a holiday or a family gathering. [...]
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