Daily Archives: September 15, 2014


I LOVE taking photos! Would you believe me if I said I don’t carry my Nikon everywhere with me? Well, believe it. I’m just like everyone else, snapping those precious day to day moments with my iPhone. If you’re following me on Instagram, then you know how much I LOVE to gently (or not so gently) edit my photos. I prefer to use other apps vs the filters provided on Instagram. My top two apps are PicTapGo and Mextures but I’ll get into that in a bit. It’s safe to say everyone enjoys taking photos, especially proud mommas. What if I told you, you can easily improve your very own photo-taking skills? Yes you can improve your iPhone photos by reading and understanding the below tips. How to take better photos with your iPhone. Let’s start with the basic, getting your images to represent your style. Yes I said it, style! I’m not talking fashion, I’m talking taste, colors, vision but all from within. Think about the colors you love, think about if you like your images to be brightly lit or dark and moody or maybe a little of both? Whichever it is, that’s your style and how you edit is your vision coming to life. Let’s talk lighting: Your lighting is everything! What if I told you not every photo needs the flash? As long as you’re in a room with some light, you’re okay! You want to avoid those harsh shadows in your photos (unless you love the artistic touch of shadows …

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