How To Edit a Flatlay on Your Smartphone Like a Professional

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So many times I post to Instagram or my facebook page on the fly and I’m without my laptop or computer. We live in an age where you can get amazing photos straight from our phones and we are spoilt for choice and quality. I’ve put together this short tutorial on how I edit a flatlay (or any product photo really) … Read More

Instagram Shadowban fix

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I promise I will get to all of that, but first: WHAT IS the shadowban? The online community has been abuzz for weeks about this so-called Instagram Shadowban. A shadowban is when your posts stop showing up in the discovery feed and in your hashtags to anyone but you and those followers who comment or like your posts regularly. At first it’s not … Read More


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PLUS WHERE TO GET THEM FOR FREE! So you’ve been wondering first of all, do I really need all those gorgeous stock photos? What could I even use them all for? Well here’s a list of different ways to use styled stock photos (maybe some you haven’t even heard of before)  and way down the bottom of this post you can sign up … Read More

Five Ways You Are Doing Product Photography Wrong

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FIVE WAYS YOU ARE DOING PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY ALL WRONG DO YOU EVER FEEL LIKE AN IMPOSTOR WEARING A PHOTOGRAPHER'S CAP Do you try to get amazing product photos or images for your social media and can’t figure out why they look, well, less than showstopping? Do you get all excited to start taking beautiful photos of your beautiful products and then … Read More

How to Take Great Photos of Your Kids

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HOW TO TAKE EPIC PHOTOS OF YOUR CHILDREN Ok ok, so I can’t do everything. I can create amazing styled photos for you to use in your blog or business, but you also need photos of your own life, family and children.  Before I was a styled stock photographer, I spent almost 13 years capturing families and weddings so I … Read More

Canva Tutorial – How to Add text and elements in moments with free online editing app Canva

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Well, the title really says it all, just a quick video showing you how to add text and elements to images in Canva. Canva is a free online editing app that is simple yet powerful. You can get away with zero photoshop knowledge and still be able to create gorgeous Pinterest pins, Instagram quotes or Facebook posts by using Canva. So check … Read More

Live Flatlay Setup and Tutorial

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I went live on Facebook today to show how I set up a typical flatlay/styled desktop shoot.  Check it out:    Here are just a sample of the amazing images that I created during this video. They will be going up in the Oh Tilly Styled Stock Catalogue for subscribers very soon.  These images make for amazing Pinnables on Pinterest … Read More