It’s All Lies: A Better Pictures Project Post

This week I posted on the Cali Fabric blog about thisĀ cute new lace-overlay dress. It sewed up just like I wanted, and I was really pleased… until I realised I had to photograph a short-sleeved dress on a February day full of wind, hail and snow! Ladies and gentlemen, theĀ Better Pictures Project returns for just … More It’s All Lies: A Better Pictures Project Post

February: Having fun in pictures with Seamstress Erin!

Better late than never, right? I got so excited about Lingerie month over on the Curvy Sewing Collective that the first week of February just flew by, and now I’m late introducing this month’s muse: Seamstress Erin! But what’s a week between friends, right? Let’s dig right in! Erin is one of the growing number … More February: Having fun in pictures with Seamstress Erin!

Better Pictures Project: Understanding Focus Modes on your DSLR Camera

We’ve all had this happen, right? Your camera focuses on the background and leave you all blurry. Figuring out my camera focus has dramatically changed my pictures this year, so I wanted to share a bit of what I’ve learned, and experiment with other options! First of all, most DSLRs have three focus modes. One … More Better Pictures Project: Understanding Focus Modes on your DSLR Camera

Sittin’ Pretty: Aka. How to sit and still look pretty in pictures!

I’ve been on a quest since summer to figure out how to sit in pictures and not look, well, lumpy and stumpy! It’s nice to have a variety of poses to shake things up, and after standing and leaning, sitting seems like the obvious next choice. When I talked to Jenny about photo tips, she … More Sittin’ Pretty: Aka. How to sit and still look pretty in pictures!