Priceless Father-Son Photo Mishap

The classic newborn baby photo features the baby sleeping peacefully. One family recently captured a special smile on their son’s face during an at-home photo shoot. Al Ferguson was posing with his four-day-old son, when his son decided to contribute something special! Here is an early shot: Moments later, his son let loose! “We had just taken the shot we wanted when I felt his tummy tense up and the explosion went off,” Ferguson stated in a Mashable interview. “I went through a whole host of thoughts. Firstly for the shaggy carpet, secondly my arm, thirdly sheer hysterics, fourthly what I should do with him and lastly more laughter.” Of […]

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5 Tips to Make the Most of Your Summer Photos

Summer is coming to an end, but there is still time to transform your photos into something special! Here are our tips and ideas to make the most of your summer photos. 1. Brighten the Sky When you photograph subjects against a bright sky, it can often look dull and grey in the actual photo. With a little help from your Krome pro, you can turn that dull sky into a bright blue backdrop that matches what you remember, instead of what the camera captured! How to order: Choose Remove Object and type in “replace sky with bright blue sky” or “replace with sky and clouds.” 2. Blur the Background […]

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July 4th Photo Tips & Ideas

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 a simple photo shoot. шины в минске Source: Indulgy 2. Add Custom Backdrops Want to add a little more spirit to your existing photos? Your Krome pro can update the background to an American flag. Simply order a custom retouch and include the comments “American flag” or “vintage American flag.” 3. Take Portraits with Sparklers […]

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10 Tips for Photographing Newborn Babies

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 up close to your baby and capture unique angles. 3. Make the Baby Comfy Take your time. Have blankets and pillows on hand. When the baby is relaxed you can capture some beautiful natural moments. 4. Use Different Outfits Create a variety of photos using different outfits. Plus, if they are already dressed up for […]

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Must Have Graduation 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: Mark Ramsay 5. Selfie with Friends Source: Mark Ramsay 6. The Classic Photo with Parents 7. On the Sports Field Source: JMC Photo & Digital Services 8. With the High School Sweatheart With grads, families, and friends everywhere, graduation can be a hectic day! Your Krome pro can help you make your photos look perfect […]

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Weekend Photo Project: Jumping 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 hold the camera button to shoot in burst mode. You can then select from the burst of photos to find the best photo. Alternatively, you can use a camera with a self-timer and a tripod to get everyone in the photo. 2. Capture Silhouettes and Shadows Shoot against the sun to capture the silhouette of […]

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10 Photo Ideas to Celebrate the Mom in Your Life

1. Recreate an Old Children’s Photo Look back on your old family photos and find mom’s favorite photo. Then get the gang together and see how closely you can recreate the photo. For some, the biggest challenge is dressing up the same way they did as a child! Source: Kids Kubby 2. Photo Inside a Photo Coordinate a quick photo with each generation holding a frame. Your Krome pro can then combine the images into one unique photo! Just include a link (from a site like Dropbox) with all of your photos in your Custom Retouch order and you’re good to go! Source: Pinterest 3. I love Mom Tattoo You […]

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5 Tips for the Best Easter Photos

Easter celebrations are just around the corner! This is the perfect time to capture lasting photos of your children, family, and friends. We’ve gathered a few tips to help you make the most of the holiday weekend! 1. Plan Around the Moments that are Important to You Think about the key events in your family’s Easter celebration and plan a moment to capture each one. Every family is different! If Easter brunch is the highlight, then plan to snap a photo of your family gathered around the brunch. Other common Easter celebrations include: egg decorating, Easter dinner, hunting for Easter eggs, attending Church, and gathering with friends and family. Try […]

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Tips for the Best Senior Portrait

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 photos. If you feel stiff while taking the photo, it will show in the photo. Pretend that the photographer is not there and have some fun! Choose a location that you love. The photo is all about you and celebrating your time in High School. It can be the football field, park near school, your […]

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Krome Photos Examples

The most exciting part of the Krome Photos service is showing off your great photo examples. This post is completely devoted to an ongoing collection of our customer posts. We’ll post our favorite examples here as we get them and all examples will be posted on the Krome Photos Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, and Facebook pages. Plus, track the photo examples on social media with the hashtag #KromePhotos! March 31, 2014 It’s the start of a new baseball season. Has your favorite team started playing? Here, Krome customer, Benita, snapped a photo of her sons playing baseball in the yard. Through noise reduction, color enhancements and blurring the background, a Krome […]

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