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Natural Bokeh in a Photo

Bokeh in a photograph is determined by the lens and aperature settings used to create the photograph.  To achieve bokeh, you need a fast lens with at least an aperature of f2.8, f2, f1.8, f1.2.  Prime lenses work great for bokeh. Shoot in Manual or Aperature Priority, wide open – meaning at your largest f…
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The Power of an Isolated Image – Christmas Design 4926

The Power of an Isolated Image – Christmas Design  PetstockImages_IMG_4926 tiny chihuahua peeking out of red gift, isolated image – a designer’s dream – how to make this card. This adorable isolated image of a chihuahua puppy peeking out of a red gift box can certainly stand alone on a white background to get attention…
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Holiday Card Collage with just one image

It’s that time of year! Many families are getting family portraits done for their yearly Holiday Cards.  If they are like me, they love that creative collage look that you see for custom greeting cards, but also like the simplicity of using just one photo. Here is something unique and special you can create if…
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How to Photoshop Tutorial: Shape Collage with one Image

Photoshop tutorial: create a shape collage from one image. Click to Download the tutorial with steps, images and screenshot examples. We will use the NEW Photoshop’s Guide Layout to help divide the image into smaller sections. This is a very hand tool to learn as it can be applied to many other designs that need an…
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Kraft Azalea Park Outdoor Location for a Photo Session

  Kraft Azalea Park is a a great destination for an outdoor location photo session, but it is no secret! – It seems all the local photographers know about it. We went out on a Thursday at 4 pm hoping it wouldn’t be as crowded as a weekend.  There were several photographers out this day. One…
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Kittens Calendar Fundraiser Donated by KRI

  I am proud to have created and produced the Kittens 2017 Calendar for my favorite local rescue organization Cats-Can, Inc. It is their first Kittens Calendar Fundraiser  (as well as mine).  It was definitely a learning curve as I went along. And alot of fun and hard work went into it.  Many people in rescue have…
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Design Design Halloween Cards

We love our friends at Design Design for licensing these adorable images from us. Both of these images have a very special place in our hearts and we couldn’t be happier that they were chosen to be published on greeting cards by Design Design for Halloween 2016. We especially LOVE the pirate dog… who is…
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Balloons make it FUN

Kelly Richardson Images has an assortment of props, such as the balloons in photos shown in this post, that are photographed and isolated in Photoshop. These prop images can be licensed with the pet images. As you can see ballooons make it much more FUN! The image right: Yellow Labrador Puppy photographed with yellow party hat isolated…
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Labrador Retriever Puppy Photo Shoot

  Yellow Labrador Puppy Photo Shoot Our newest yellow Labrador Retriever puppy photo shoot that will capture your heart. All images are ready for license. Look through this blog post gallery for the most outstanding puppy images available online. All crop sizes available We had  three amazing yellow labrador puppy photo shoots with a local AKC Certified…
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Pomeranian Puppy Shoot

 Click here for a quick tutorial on how to use Photoshop CS6 Refine Edge tool to select animal hair perfectly. Pomeranian Puppies: Dudley and Ella NEW isolated images of  a beautiful fawn colored, fluffy, long hair groomed Pomeranian Puppy named Dudley and his little sister black and white Pom puppy Ella. We dressed these pups up with reindeer…
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