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It’s Summer Time – Great Memories Start with Your Family!

Today’s guest post comes from SCU President and founder of Marketing Essentials International, Skip Cohen.

Intro by Skip Cohen

When my kids were younger, my mother was always complaining about not having enough up to date pictures of her grandchildren. Here I was in the photo industry and playing out a true-to-life scenario of that old expression, “the shoemaker’s children need shoes!”

Suzette Allen is back this week with eight different short videos to remind you some of the best memories you can capture this summer are of your own family! Plus, capturing those special moments with family and friend also gives you some great material for marketing your business and your skill set.Continue reading

How to Make a Live Slideshow in ProShow Producer

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Did you know that ProShow Producer has a ‘Live Show Function’? This means you can snap a photo and it will dynamically pull images from a folder on your hard drive as the slideshow plays. This feature is perfect for live events like weddings or in-studio photography.Continue reading

Black & White Photography Tips and Tricks

Black and white photography is a great technique to try for giving your images a striking look. Consider shooting in/for black and white next time you’re out on an adventure or maybe just want to go on a practice run. Some of the better subjects to work with are landscape or portrait.Continue reading

Spotlighted Show: Margaret Goodwin Photography

This week’s spotlighted show comes from Margaret Goodwin, a Vancouver Island based fine art photographer. She is inspired by the natural world, and particularly flowers, her work has a soft and dreamy aesthetic.

As a photographer and photo artist, Margaret created this video as an eye-catching way to present her portfolio of art.Continue reading

5 Tips to Shoot + Produce Travel Slideshows

Want to bring back a nice and free memento from your trip(s)? Forget bringing back a keychain or a t-shirt…take pictures of your trip as you go so you can make the best slideshow. It’s a great and easy way to relive those moments.

Below are a few tips to help you plan what you want to shoot and what else to include in your final video. Once you’ve produced your slideshow you can share your journey and all the excitement from it with your friends and family. An awesome keepsake for all. Continue reading

7 More ProShow Keyboard Shortcuts

ProShow has so many keyboard shortcuts to help you work with the software faster and easier. We listed out 7 more keyboard shortcuts in addition to the 10 shortcuts we listed in our previous blog post.

You can find it here: 10 ProShow Keyboard Shortcuts.

Get to making cool slideshows today with ProShow Gold or ProShow Producer!Continue reading

Summer Photo Checklist

Summertime is full of fun activities! From travel to a day at the pool. Make sure you document what you did this summer…including the little things like a melting ice cream treat or tan lines.

Save this cute Summer Photo Checklist PDF to print or pin it and start marking them off one by one!Continue reading