Amazon Prime Day Photography Deals

By |2018-07-17T13:01:23-05:00July 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|

This post contains affiliate links. A small part of every purchase you make through these links will come back to me - at no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting Digital Photography for Moms! Better than Black Friday? That's what Amazon promises Prime Day to be. It's a lot to keep track of though. [...]

Use Lens Blur in Photoshop & Elements to Create Bokeh

By |2018-03-29T11:30:16-05:00March 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|

I took these two photos of my daughter's "fairy lights" to talk to you about bokeh and how to replicate it using Lens Blur in Photoshop or Photoshop Elements. This photo has bokeh. It's the circular areas that my lens created over the individual lights that were out of focus. Many people think that the word "bokeh" refers [...]

Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018: Intelligent Editing for Stunning Effects

By |2017-11-01T09:17:35-05:00October 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 is available as of this morning! I've had the chance to play with it over the past couple of weeks. I'll share my initial reactions to the new version in this review. You might notice right off the bat that the naming convention is different. Normally, we would have expected Elements 16 [...]