Inspiration

Beyond children: Next steps for the photographer mom

The advent of digital photography has sparked a creative revolution where women are creating works of art out of the simple desire to photograph their children in a meaningful way. For many of us, the love of photography is born [...]

By |2019-08-12T09:52:28-04:00August 12th, 2019|Inspiration|2 Comments

See the top 3 winners of the Click photo contest: Love stories

Hannah Terry "Vintage Lovers" Gear & Settings: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Sigma 35mm f/1.4 Art lens; f/2.0, 1/200, ISO 400 This month's Click Magazine photo contest theme, "love stories" brought in all the [...]

By |2019-07-10T10:21:48-04:00July 18th, 2019|Inspiration|0 Comments

Kate T. Parker is on a mission to help boys and girls believe in themselves

Photos by Kate T. Parker, written by Stephanie Boozer When Kate T. Parker began photographing her daughters and their Atlanta-area friends several years ago, she had no inkling those portraits would create a national stir. Nor did she know her [...]

By |2019-06-28T17:18:35-04:00July 11th, 2019|Inspiration|0 Comments

100 Outrageously fun summer photo session ideas to try

Photo by Monica Carlson The summer months offer up countless opportunities to infuse your lifestyle sessions — with clients or your own brood — with color, whimsy and pure joy. To help get your creative juices flowing, we're offering [...]

By |2019-07-07T16:02:23-04:00July 7th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|0 Comments

12 Clever backlighting techniques for more creative photos

There's nothing like backlighting to get your creative photography juices flowing. Ever since I first picked up my camera, the magical look of backlighting has drawn me in over and over again. And, while I love a great golden-hour sunset, [...]

By |2019-06-17T15:25:01-04:00June 17th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|5 Comments

We LOVE these 16 wedding photographers on Instagram

Feature photo by Olga Levien Wedding season is upon us, so we wanted to highlight some of the truly amazing wedding photographers on Instagram. We asked our Click Pros for their absolute favorite wedding IG feeds to scroll and the [...]

By |2019-06-13T12:42:41-04:00June 13th, 2019|Inspiration, Uncategorized|1 Comment

How I found my unique photography style by doing these 5 things

In these days of social media overload, it's easy for photographers to become discouraged or to think that we can’t possibly create something as good as the imagery in our feeds. As artists, we may begin to feel as though [...]

By |2019-06-10T16:03:10-04:00June 10th, 2019|Business, Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|12 Comments

10 Heart-melting photos of dads being dads

Feature photo is "Always Ready for the Next Adventure," by Julia Crim Dad. Carrier of tired children, soother of wounded souls, player of childhood games, joy maker, rule bender, teacher, chair, a soft place to land. He's unique in the [...]

By |2019-06-06T09:00:38-04:00June 6th, 2019|Inspiration, Uncategorized|0 Comments

See the top 3 winners of the Click photo contest: Low light theme

Jessica Meyers "Before They Rise" Gear and settings: Canon EOS 6D + Sigma Art 35mm f/1.8 lens; f/1.8, 1/1500, ISO 500 We asked for your most amazing "low light" photos for the May/June 2019 Click [...]

By |2019-05-18T10:43:02-04:00May 18th, 2019|Inspiration, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pro photographers share their most treasured photos of mom

We asked Click Pros to show us their favorite photo of their mom and the results will melt your heart. These pro photographers didn't share images of perfect smiles or extraordinary actions. They shared photos of real moms having real [...]

By |2019-05-02T10:57:45-04:00May 2nd, 2019|Inspiration, Uncategorized|0 Comments

14 Baby photographers breaking Instagram with a cuteness overload

Feature photo by Lindsey Martin We asked our team of Click Pros to show us their absolute favorite lifestyle baby photographers on Instagram. Our only criteria was that we wanted the freshest, most heart-warming, soul-stirring, smile-inducing feeds that would make [...]

By |2019-05-02T12:25:17-04:00April 29th, 2019|Inspiration, Uncategorized|2 Comments

See top 3 winners of the Click photo contest: Togetherness theme

Bree Friesen "Refuge" Gear and settings: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM lens; f/2.8, 1/2000, ISO 400 For the March/April 2019 Click Magazine photo contest, we asked for your best [...]

By |2019-04-16T12:53:41-04:00April 18th, 2019|Inspiration, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why you should be using flash outdoors: 5 Incredibly simple ways to create huge impact

Like most photographers, I'm obsessed with the light around me — be it the sun, the moon or the stars. But, I want to talk about why I'm also in love with the humble little flash in my camera bag. [...]

By |2019-04-04T10:53:12-04:00April 4th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|39 Comments

A visual diary of one couple’s journey through breast cancer diagnosis and treatment

It was December. Looking out the window of her doctor’s office after a biopsy, Anna Rathkopf saw the first snow of the year falling. The following day at work she got the phone call: Yes, you have breast cancer. It [...]

By |2019-03-13T14:12:17-04:00March 14th, 2019|Inspiration|0 Comments

Celebrate the miracle of pregnancy through unique maternity photography

Words and photos by Sophia Barrett My start in photography sounds like many I’ve heard about over the years. I graduated with an interior design degree from the New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University, in Boston, [...]

By |2019-03-11T09:24:36-04:00March 11th, 2019|Inspiration|1 Comment

6 Important elements in minimalist photography, and why they work

I love storytelling images filled with emotive details, yet I’m equally fond of images that, with barely anything in the frame at all, make a soul-stinging impact on the viewer. Such is the evocative power of the art of minimalism. [...]

By |2019-03-08T09:13:57-04:00March 8th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|2 Comments

Pro inspo tips: 14 Ways colorful doors will make your photos pop

Feature photo by Shilpa Harolikar Colorful doors are a photographer's best friend. They can add a pop of color on a drab day, frame your subject beautifully or be used as a storytelling element to draw the viewer in. They can [...]

By |2019-02-14T14:27:58-04:00February 14th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|1 Comment

3 Ingredients for soul-stirring, emotive black-and-white photography

I adore black and white photography. This quote by Walt Whitman sums it up perfectly for me: “What I like about black and white photographs is that they’re more like reading the book than seeing the movie.” Black and white [...]

By |2019-02-06T16:05:07-04:00February 7th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|14 Comments