How to convert negatives and 35mm slides into digital images

May

30

2013

How to convert negatives and 35mm slides into digital images This is a task I am constantly asked about. First you need to scan photographs or negatives, then convert them into digital images. Scanners You need to scan your negatives or 35mm film slides into a format you can use on your computer. To...

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Excuse for a Weekend away… Scrapbooking immersion

Apr

17

2013

Don’t you find life gets so busy that it can be hard to fit everything in? If you’ve got a backlog of photographs or digital images that need putting into order or albums, how about a weekend away so you can get it done? Each year I love going away with a couple of girlfriends to a Cropping...

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Create a Board on Pinterest of Favourite Visuals

Mar

20

2013

What’s Pinterest you might be asking? In case you haven’t heard about it, Pinterest is a place where you can pin all those images that you might pull out of a magazine – a recipe, a house of your dreams, a pair of shoes, a holiday destination… instead of putting them in a folder or on the fridge...

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Create a small meaningful Photo Album

Mar

6

2013

Tip: Keep it small. Don’t think that because you’ve taken 2,000 digital images on a holiday, that you have to something with all of them. It can be too overwhelming and end up by being something you put off doing. So why not capture the highlights and create just a small photo album. Even if an album...

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Taking Candid Wedding Photos

Feb

6

2013

There was an interesting TV show called ‘Photo Finish’ where three different amateur photographers were given a different challenge each week. I thought there were some great tips given on how to capture a wedding day – right from the preparations, to ceremony and the reception. Best...

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