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One of the best parts of our phones is the ability to take gorgeous, good-quality images throughout our daily lives. I can’t tell you how many times a day I reach for my phone to capture Ember and Chai, or take a quick photo for social media. Today, I’m sharing 5 tips for taking better photos with your phone. I promise, they’re SO easy and will make a huge difference in the quality of the images you capture with your phone!! Taking Better Photos with Your Phone 1. Wipe your phone’s camera screen with your shirt. This little movement makes such a difference! It allows for a more clear photo that’s higher quality. 2. Avoid using the “zoom” option on […]

5 Fast Tips for Better Photos With Your Phone

5 tips for better photos with your phone

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Today we’re talking about transitions for Instagram Reels, part two! I was asked by my followers and students to talk about three more transitions, including swiping up, snapping, and spinning. All three of these transitions are typically for a quick change of clothes which is super fun. We’re going to dive right in, so grab your phone and let’s get started!  I place my phone in my tripod when filming Instagram Reels – or a ring light, so you can be sure your video is well-lit. Once you’re all set up, it’s time to film!  Transition #1: Tapping on the Screen This popular trend focuses on tapping or touching the screen and having your outfit change after you move your […]

Easy Transitions Tutorials for Instagram Reels

Transitions for Instagram Reels: 3 Easy Tutorials for Instagram Reels walkthrough by social media and business educator Stephanie Kase

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If you’re jumping into the world of short form videos, like Tik Tok and Instagram Reels, you want to be sure the content you’re putting out is high quality. That extends beyond the topic you’re covering! You want to be sure the video you create is high quality – and today, I’ve got some tips on how to get the BEST lighting for Tik Toks and Instagram Reels. Trust me, it’s easier than you think!  Lighting 101 Generally, the more light the better when you’re filming. Window light or cool toned light is always going to be better than warmer lights. Basically that means your window is going to be your best friend (and maybe a studio light!). They’re both […]

Best Lighting for Tik Tok & Reels Videos

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My top secrets for photographing details beautifully, efficiently, and with a lot of variety!

6 Secrets for Photographing Wedding Details

Find out my top 3 strategies for STOPPING the ghosting, once and for all!


How to Stop Getting Ghosted

Picking the right locations, my top editing hacks, and tips for Lightroom editing to have a light and bright style!

go from bleh to magical edits

5 Hacks for a Light & Airy Editing Style