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July 4th Photo Tips & Ideas

Draw with Sparklers | Krome Photos

Hosting a backyard BBQ? Watching fireworks with friends and family? We’ve got you covered with tips and ideas to capture July 4th fun! Plus, save 20% Off any Krome product or service with coupon code JULY4. (Valid until July 10, 2014) 1. BBQ Photo Shoot Set up an area with props and a backdrop for […]

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10 Tips for Photographing Newborn Babies

Use Natural Light | 10 Tips for Photographing New Born Babies | Krome Photos

1. Use Natural Light The best type is light coming through a window. You’re looking for soft light, so avoid direct light and flash because it can create harsh contrasts. Source: Tim Roberts Photography 2. Get Down Low Get down on the floor or bed where your baby is laying. This will help you get […]

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Must Have Graduation Photos

Graduation Photos | Krome Photos

Graduation season is here! Make sure you’re prepared to capture this special day with this list of must-have graduation photos. 1. The Wait Before the Walk Source: Charline Tetiyevsky 2. The Details of the Tassle, Cap and Gown Source: KerriNikolePhotography 3. Shaking Hands & Receiving the Diploma 4. Throwing the Caps in the Air Source: […]

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Weekend Photo Project: Jumping Photos!

Jumping Photos | Land on a Couch or Bed | Krome Photos

Looking to do a fun photo project with friends and family? Or just want to add a little creativity to your weekend photos? Here are a series of tips and ideas for how to take amazing jumping photos that will be fun for the subject and photographer! 1. The Basics Using an iPhone? Press and […]

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Tips for the Best Senior Portrait

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Senior portrait season is here! We’re receiving great examples from our customers and we’ve collected some tips for you to make your senior portrait look its best! Before you Take the Photo Relax. Stick with natural poses that you’re comfortable with. This is key, especially for boys who are not necessarily used to posing for […]

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Halloween Photo Tips and Tricks


As we draw closer to Trick or Treating and Halloween parties, let’s take a look at Halloween photo tips from the Krome Photos editors for capturing the dark and spooky moments of the holiday. One of the biggest challenges of taking photos during Halloween is trying to capture photos in the dark. Before you reach […]

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Tips for Your Holiday Card Photo

The holidays are just around the corner! We’re here to help with tips and ideas for a fun photo shoot with your family. So bust out the camera and tripod and start capturing your favorite moments to share on your family holiday card. Try something new: Tired of the traditional posed photo? Let your family’s […]

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Mother’s Day Photo Book Ideas

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! If you’re looking for a special, thoughtful gift for your mom, we’re here to help. Here are a few ideas for making a photo book for your mother. And remember, you just need to find the photos, then your Krome photo book designer will do the rest. Give […]

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5 Tips to a Great Valentine’s Day Book

Celebrate your time together with a photo book filled with your best memories. We’ll take care of designing and printing the book for you, so here are a few tips on how to gather the best photos for your Valentine’s Day photo book.   1. Include photos of the places and things that you both […]

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Bokeh: The Aesthetic Blur

Editor’s Tip: The top photo was taken using the concept of “bokeh,” in which we focus on the subject and keep the rest of the photo blurry. This focuses our eye on the main subject and keeps the background from distracting us. You can achieve this effect a few different ways. We like using the […]

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