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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Behind The Lens | Debra Penk

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Debra Penk (Penskter in the gallery and forum) is this month's featured artist. I've loved watching her skills develop in CY365 classes, she is always an eager learner. Plus, she lives in one of my MOST favorite cities! You'll love meeting her and seeing [...]
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Behind The Lens | Emily Adcox

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Emily Adcox (Emily) in the gallery and forum) is one of the kindest members in the CY365 Community. Her personality shines through in each and every photo she creates, from snow at her feet to her adorable children. Emily beautifully combines technical skill with [...]
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How To Add Words To Your 365 Photos

Have you noticed the beautiful images in the CY365 Gallery adorned with thoughtful, inspiring quotes? It seems the Creative Team is addicted to adding words to their photos! I've gathered their best advice on fonts, techniques, and font and quote resources. Enjoy!   Where Can I Find Quotes? You can find quotes almost anywhere! Books, [...]
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Read This To Improve Your Focus

If you are like most people working to improve your photography, you've struggled with focus. There are MANY options to improve your focus. I've shared 100 ways to create sharper photos here.  Where do you start? You can improve your focus with the simple step of taking control away from your camera. Yes. Don't let [...]
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Behind The Lens | Krysta Voesenek

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Krysta Voesenek (Krystav in the gallery and forum) is a founding member of CY365 from 2011! She has been a constant source of inspiration. I love the simplicity and beauty she brings to her photography. She has a distinct style that is easily spotted [...]
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