Samsung NX300 Smart Digital Camera #Giveaway

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Taking pictures is one of my favorite things to do. I think my kids are already in love with snapping photos to capture memories and moments- they are forever asking for a turn with the camera and it's fun to see the world from their lens-of-view! Actually- fun fact: 2 of the below photos were ...

The Microsoft Store in Farmington, Connecticut #WindowsChampions

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A few weeks ago, the new Microsoft Store opened at the Westfarms Mall in Farmington, Connecticut. I was all kinds of excited to attend the media tour before the Grand Opening celebration and check out the store itself....but sad for me, I had a nasty bout of strep throat and wasn't even able to get ...

#ClubFreshStep Cat Bearding Photo Contest

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This is a sponsored post about the cat bearding photo contest. Opinions are my own. You might have already heard of cat bearding, the fun new trend of taking photos with a cat held up to your face to appear as a beard.  The trend started when a photo of a cat looking like a ...

Upcycled Torn Fabric Garland #DIY #Craft

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We found a way to make an adorable, reversible photo prop without spending a dime.  It's an upcycled torn fabric garland, and it's really easy to make! Supplies:  Fabric Scraps, Ribbon, Scissors Directions:  Wrap ribbon around your basket, placing a knot at each end of the ribbon where the ends meet.  Leave enough ribbon after each knot to ...

Summer fun with Compact System Camera Samsung WB200 Camera #SocialCamera #Shop

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This review of the Samsung WB200 Camera, one of the Samsung Smart Cameras, has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. The Samsung WB200 Camera is a smart camera, in many ways. It's got a hybrid touch screen, so you can use the shutter button to snap ...

Tips and Ideas for the Creation of Personalized Photo Gifts

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Our friends at My Photo Gifts asked if I'd share this post with you about personalized photo gifts.  Items such as mugs, pens, calendars and t-shirts can turn into special souvenirs through the addition of a beautiful and meaningful photo. Personalized mugs are a wonderful gift, a reminder of a special occasion. Today, creating personalised ...

The Organic Bloom

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If you are anything like me you like to freshen up the look of your house, but don't want to undertake a huge project to do so. I discovered The Organic Bloom through my photography business and just LOVE LOVE LOVE these fresh and funky frames. They offer "custom-designed frames exclusively for wholesale ...

Print the photos on your phone with Groovebook- for FREE!

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I have a few photos shy of 1000 on my iPhone camera roll right now.  That's a LOT of images.  Some photos are silly, but many are meaningful.  I actually did NOT bring my "big" camera to Disney World with us last month, opting for the convenience of a phone sized camera and not having ...

Gifts for Photography Lovers

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Lens Baby is always a safe bet for someone who loves to take photos and has a SLR camera. It's a really affordable option to get some very cool and different shots with your camera....and once you have the lens body, adding other optics isn't much of an investment at all. The fisheye ...

Florabella Colorplay Action Set

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You may remember my previous post on the Classic Workflow action set from Florabella. I just adore that set, and in fact, it is the primary action set that I use for all of my edits. I am so excited to share the Florabella Colorplay Action Set This is a really fabulous set that lends the ...