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    Lifes a Beach – Seaside photography tips

    We have Rachael guesting for us again today – this time giving us all a few tips for creating some stunning seaside shots for the beach on our holidays. Not long now before we enjoy a two week break from the relentless rain, otherwise known as summer! I say two weeks with an air of optimism of course. With the ‘sunny’ season comes a host of unmissable photo-opportunities, so why not clean your dusty digital, and take a trip to your local beach for a spot of summer shooting? Couple Shots Pictures with your significant other can be tricky. If they don’t decide to pull a stupid face, they have…

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    June Photo Challenge – Blue skies

    We have another photography challenge for you now, and thanks so much for all the shots you shared last month. This time we are looking at BLUE SKIES. Photo credit: Jonathan Denney from Unsplash We are looking forward to the summer and hoping for plenty of opportunities to capture more of these. We hope that blue skies will cheer you all up, even if the day doesn’t actually bring any for you. There were some lovely silhouette pictures for last month’s photo challenge, and it was hard to pick the three that we loved the most. Emma Catt A stunning shot of a tree silhouetted against the sunset. A beautifully…

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    Fathers day gift ideas

    Source: Nick Wilkes via Unsplash Believe it or not, Fathers Day is just around the corner, and as always Truprint has some wonderful photo gift ideas for Dads this year. In particular, we are working with the NSPCC on a mug promotion. For this, we are giving £1 to the NSPCC when we sell one of our mugs, which are only £5. Do check the promotion out so that you can help the NSPCC with spreading the love this Fathers Day. Mugs aren’t the only personalised item that will make Dad smile though, we have a Just like Dad personalised photo book. This is bound to take pride of place on…

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    May Photo Challenge – Silhouette

    May is half way through already. Where did that time go? We are therefore long overdue a new photo challenge for you for the month, so here you go… Photo Credit: Silhouette on the beach from Charles Black on UnSplash ….Silhouette I know you are going to be wonderful at this one. It should give you plenty of scope for creativity. Before we give you some advice on what to do to take a great silhouette picture, lets share with you some of the best photos we had for last month’s challenge; Special effects. We had less entries than usual on this one, which is no surprise, as it isn’t…

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    April photo challenge – Special effects

    We have another challenge for you in April – and this time we are looking for you to get creative with your shots, and perhaps have a little play about with your phones, photographic editors, and pictures generally. The theme for this month is: SPECIAL EFFECTS That will give you lots of opportunities to either include pictures of anything that offers the theme, or to play about with some of your pictures and add your own effects. Here is the post to share your photos on Facebook: So that’s a rap – our March challenge is over, and now we have a new challenge for you all. SPECIAL EFFECTS. We…