Selfie taking is a solitary pursuit, but that doesn’t mean we can’t help each other with our selfie snapping technique.
After extensive research (and many a photographic self portrait) the Photojojo Institute of Selfie Studies is pleased to share their collection of the very best selfie taking tips, apps and gadgets, for the good of society.
Read on to become a true master of the selfigraphical arts.
Then before you go forth and selfie, please, forward this invaluable guide to all your friends. Let’s get better at taking photos alone, together!
Published on March 24, 2014 — See more Guides
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. So, we did some math…
Turns out, a double exposure is worth two thousand words!
When you meld one image onto another, all of those extra words tend to run along the lines of, “Wow! Cool! Looks neat! I love it. How did you…?”
Sure, there are apps to fake double exposures and you can spend hours in photoshop or a darkroom (remember those?) creating ‘em.
*total value = 4,000 words
(Or Choose One And Go With It)
If your phone takes a plunge into a puddle, you’re going to wish you’d backed up your irreplaceable photos…
The video from the time you met Oprah. Photos from the top of Mt. Everest. A timelapse of your first place win at the donut eating contest.
Don’t wait until you wish you would have backed up your photos.
We’ve compiled our four favorite backup solutions, their pros, their cons and their how-to’s. Turns out it’s easy and it doesn’t have to be expensive.
Do not wait until your computer is actually on fire. That is entirely too late.
Published on February 13, 2014 — See more Guides
Valentine’s Day is February 14th. That’s just around the corner.
Now is the time to grab a gift for your sweetie (or heck, for yourself).
Whether your relationship is a baby f/22 or a full on f/2.8, if you’re head over heals in love, grateful for your friends or flying solo, we’ve got gift ideas for everyone!
Skimming through your Instagram feed, you expect the usual crop of selfies, cats, lunches and babies. You don’t expect are exploding refrigerators.
… Unless you follow our pal, Okay Samurai.
He uses Adobe After Effects to add special effects to his Instagram videos.
Okay Samurai (aka Dave) put together a guide so that you too can use After Effects to make a fridge explode.
It requires a few more steps than editing on the phone, but it turns out it’s simpler than you’d think!
With Dave’s step by step guidance and a free 30-day trial of AE up for grabs, now is the perfect time to pick up a new skill and spice up your Instagram feed.
Happy 2014! The future is now.
We love Januaries. They’re a great time to look back at the amazingness of the previous year, and make resolutions for the new one.
We’ve done our fair share of looking back, poring over every “Best Photos of the Year!” list we could find on these here internets.
Then, we resolved to let all the great shots we just saw inspire us to improve our photo skills in 2014.
We’ve compiled a handy list of the top of the tops: our favorite “best photo” lists and what we’ve learned from them.
It’s our last all-new gift guide of the year! So we’ve brought out our very finest photo gifts – beautiful camera bags, photo-themed décor and more.
Plus, we’re showing off our top selling products of all-time, that are sure to be a real hit on Christmas morn’.
Order quick and we’ll be sure to beat Santa down the chimney for ya.
Plus, Gift Ideas For Your Camera
We’re giving away $2, $5, $7 and $10 coupons all day long!
Not sure what to spend your free Photojojo bux on? We’ve talked to your camera and have its wishlist right here.
Check out our gifts for DSLRs, Androids, iPads and more …
We’ve got gifts galore: A hyper-intelligent camera that takes photos all on its own, deliciously cool looking lens caps, #jewelry for the Instagram lover in your life and more.
With 7 ALL NEW items, it’s our brand newest gift guide yet!
Plus, we’ve just introduced a new shipping option, that we think your nose is really going to like…
Party time! Excellent!
‘Tis the season for some serious partying and these days no party is complete without a photo booth.
Setting up a photo booth is as simple as providing a backdrop and encouraging your pals to point their smartphones toward it.
We’re here to help you with that first part (you herd your own friends in front it).
We’ll teach you three easy-peasy ways to craft a party poppin’ backdrop.
Give your party photos that extra schwing and have your friends chanting “we’re not worthy! we’re not worthy!”
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