Tips for Making Your Own Oscar-Worthy Film

It’s that time of year – the stars will soon be on the red carpet, and the golden statues given once again. It’s Oscar Season!

The 2017 Academy Award nominations run the gamut of filmmaking, but they all have one thing in common – they are filmed beautifully, feature perfect lighting, and capture breathtaking audio.

We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite Oscar nominations and winners, of this year and years past, along with some tips for using Photojojo gadgets when creating your own Oscar-worthy piece of cinema.


10 Reasons to Use a Shutter Remote

The Shutter Remote is pretty much the magic wand of the photography world.

Being able to snap a photo without touching your camera or EVEN BEING NEAR IT is downright magical.

Consider us your owl. We’re here to deliver ten reasons you should be using a shutter remote of your own.


Making the Switch from Phoneographer to PRO-tographer

Your Instagram feed is looking incredible these days. You’ve mastered VSCO and your point of view is strong.

But now what? Ready to go from Insta to pro? We’ve got a few pointers to help you make the change.

We chatted with Jackie Barr, a New York based photographer who has gradually made the switch from Instagram-only to professional freelancer.

She shared a few tips with us for getting feedback, finding a starter camera and more.


10 DIY Valentine Ideas Featuring Your Photos

There are a certain three little words everyone wants to hear this Valentine’s Day.

But aren’t 1,000 words even better?

Use a photo (they’re worth 1,000 words!) to make a Valentine this year, and you’ll say so much more than “I love you.”

Valentines for Photographers

Are you in love with a photographer?

They’re quite loveable (if we may say so ourselves).

Well, we just so happen to have made the perfect Valentine for your favorite photo snapper.

Print one of our Valentine’s for Photographers, pick up a prezzy from the Photojojo Shop and your love is sure to develop into something special.

How To Cover Everything Ever in Photos!

The Polaroid ZIP Mobile Printer makes super sticky tiny prints of all your best photos.

They’re so sticky in fact, that they can stick to almost anything.

Anything you say?

We couldn’t believe it either, so we took to covering some of our favorite things in our favorite pictures. Ya know, to prove it (not just because we wanted to cover everything in adorable, miniature snapshots).


Valentine Gift Guide for Photo Lovers

Give a Valentine from the heart or rather … from your camera roll. Or, BOTH.

Our print shop, Parabo Press, makes it easy to whip up the perfect Valentine’s gift from your photos!

Print up just the thing to win over a handsome stranger or let the ol’ ball-and-chain know you couldn’t be happier to have them around.

Improve Your Photos with the Very Best Photo Editing Apps

We snap photos so fine, we don’t need editing apps … but every now and then a photo needs a touch of sharpening, or a cooling filter, or a clip art robot, just to spruce it up.

Who are we kidding? We’re obsessed with editing apps. And so are you – we asked!

Read along to see our favorite editing apps, and the favorites of all of our followers.

You’ll be a pro editor in no time, whether you snap perfect pics or not.


Throw a Photo-Fun New Years Eve Party!

We’ve all been there – a New Year’s Eve “party” with stale chips and nothing to do.

While we can’t help with the snacks, we can help with the fun – yes, there are photos involved, of course.

Use a few (or all) of these tricks and gadgets to make your New Year’s party one to remember, even as we’re all trying to forget 2016.

p.s. Don’t forget: You can save 15% on your entire order in the Photojojo Shop with the coupon “ByeSanta”, now through 1/1.


Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Last Chance Gifts for Photo Snappers

It’s our LAST Gift Guide ever … of 2016.

Our shipping deadlines are getting uncomfortably close.

So, take a look at our very best gift ideas, including a couple of new goodies, and place those orders, quick.