How to Photograph and Krome your Baby

1 2 3 The first years of your baby’s life go by so quickly. Before you know it you will look at them and wonder how they got so big. This is why photographing them is essential to keeping the memories of these precious times vivid. Taking a good picture of a newborn requires some preparation. The most important things to have in mind are lighting, posing and perspective. Lighting The easiest way to achieve great results is to use natural light, coming from a large window. If the sun is shining through the window too much, however, you may want to wait until a different time of the day. […]

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New Year’s Eve Magic – With a Little Help from Krome

Written by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom and owner of Janice Croze Photography As a professional photographer, I spend a huge percentage of my time editing photographs. In fact, one can argue that in today’s market a photographer’s skills in post production can be as important as their skills behind the lens. So not only do I devote an enormous amount of time at my computer working on my images, I have invested years studying and developing my skills as a photo editor. And I sincerely mean years. Mastering Photoshop is a life long pursuit. There are always more tricks to learn, countless ways to improve, and […]

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Five Tips for Making Family Photos Fun

Holidays are prime time to snap ample photos of your child in the sweater grandma knitted or making snow angels. But sometimes photographing kids can be a pain — they won’t sit still, they refuse to smile for the camera, or suddenly turn timid. To overcome these difficulties when photographing youngsters, we created a list of tips for your holiday shoots! Let the Picture Create Itself You’re standing there with your camera lens pointed at your child but they glare at you with crossed arms. It’s frustrating, but don’t lose it — just like you tell your kids, you need to be patient. It’s easy for us to imagine the […]

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Perfect Selfie

How to Take the Perfect Selfie

Krome elevates the selfie. If you have a special selfie that didn’t come out exactly the way you wanted — there’s stray hair in your face, you took the photo in front of your bathroom mirror when you really wanted it in front of the Eiffel Tower — then send it over to Krome. We can transform your selfies, making them exactly how you want them to be. Tell the story you want to tell, told right through your photograph. But did you know there are specific tricks and techniques for taking the perfect selfie? Here’s how you can achieve the ultimate selfie for the best Kromed picture results. Consider […]

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How to Krome Yourself in Four Steps

Do you have photos you wish you could send to your own, personal photo editor? Maybe, your photo needs the lighting adjusted so the shadows on your face are gone. Maybe, you and your friend hope to travel to Peru and you want to gift them a photo of you both on Machu Picchu to inspire your trip. Or maybe, you don’t have a concrete vision and want your editor to take the reins on weaving creativity into a basic photo. Krome embraces all of these circumstances. We are a team of passionate photo editors who work to enhance old memories and inspire new ones. If a photograph doesn’t capture […]

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Turn your Kromed images into a special calender

Krome user Christy Hibbins creates a calendar for her mother every year — and with the help of Krome, this year she created something extra special. Christy tells us: “I wanted to capture a little magic, beauty and fun of every family member to create a beautiful keepsake. Everyone is so busy in this day and age that it’s lovely to have a whole family collection of beautiful creative images.”

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Over the Rainbow

Krome user Penny Matlock has created a quirky series with her family — and with the help of Krome, she had it come to life. Penny tells us: “My family does 30 days of funny pics in October on Facebook each year. Last year we were the Adams Family and this year it’s The Wizard of Oz. A funny twist is the gender switch, the guys are the girls and the girls are the guys! I appreciate all you do to help! I love what your team has done so far!”

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