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12 Stunning Photographs to Motivate Your Creativity

Do you ever find yourself completely and utterly stuck? Don’t know how to get inspired? Are you feeling unmotivated or lacking in creativity?

This can happen to all of us – so don’t worry, you’re not alone.

What makes it worse is when we silently hope that tomorrow, or the next day, we will feel differently and we’ll wake up the next morning feeling inspired with new ideas.

But the longer we for wait inspiration to “hit us”, the worse it gets.

So what do we do when this happens?

To quote Pablo Picasso:

“Inspiration exists but it has to find you working”

We have found this to be the “secret” to our continuous inspiration, only when you go out with you camera and take photographs do ideas come. Even if you photograph something simple like some flowers or something else that you’ve photographed hundreds of times before, it will get your creativity flowing.

Now with that in mind, here are 12 photograph to motivate your creativity and inspire you.

The Photographs

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33editsmallThis photograph was processed in Adobe Lightroom using the Whipped Cream Lightroom Preset Pack: http://direct.thebellsisters.com/whipped-cream-lightroom-preset-1610

heartjumpsmallThis photograph was processed in Adobe Lightroom using the Whipped Cream Lightroom Preset Pack: http://direct.thebellsisters.com/whipped-cream-lightroom-preset-1610

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14951969637_674e51a68d_oThis photograph was processed in Adobe Lightroom using the Whipped Cream Lightroom Preset Pack: http://direct.thebellsisters.com/whipped-cream-lightroom-preset-1610

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15074268275_9112798969_oThis photograph was processed in Adobe Lightroom using the Whipped Cream Lightroom Preset Pack: http://direct.thebellsisters.com/whipped-cream-lightroom-preset-1610

14908065802_58c6ec8c12_oThis photograph was processed in Adobe Lightroom using the Natural Colours Lightroom Preset Pack: http://direct.thebellsisters.com/natural-colours-preset-pack

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Portrait Processing & Equipment Insight

One of the most common emails and comments I get are about processing – such as:-

– What are you using right now?

– What do you recommend for ___ type of photograph?

– What does ___ photograph look like before you processed it?

So today I thought I would share what I did with a recent photograph – from start to finish, including what equipment I used and everything else I did before uploading the final photograph.

Lets get started!

Before Processing:

The photograph below which I took of my sister, Rosanna is before any processing.

For those of you who want to know what equipment I used to take this portrait, I have listed them below:

– Canon EOS 5D Mark II

– Canon EOS 85mm f/1.2 lens

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After The Lightroom Preset

Like all of my photographs I processed this portrait in Adobe Lightroom and I used the Whipped Cream Lightroom Preset which is fantastic for portrait photography as well as animals, landscape or nature photographs etc.

This Lightroom Preset will save you a huge amount of time, and gives the photographs a totally unique, completed finish – along with many other bonuses (but I’ll let the Whipped Cream Lightroom Preset pack do the talking if you want to find out more…!)

The Whipped Cream Lightroom Preset is also available to get in The Best Sellers Pack

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The Finished Photograph

After using the Whipped Cream Lightroom Preset, I added a sunflare from The Sunflares Pack which can be used in Adobe Photoshop.

Compare the photograph below to the one above and you will see the the effect The Sunflares Pack can produce!

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Try “The Sunflares Pack”

If you haven’t already got your copy of The Sunflares Pack, which is compatible with Photoshop, Gimp, Photoshop Elements etc. Then I highly recommend you give it a try.

There is a nice and affordable pack called “Starter Pack“, which you can try, and if you want a larger pack later on, you can upgrade without paying twice (our system will email you with this option after you’ve purchased).

The benefits are endless, but just to list a few, see below:

  • They look like real sunshine.
  • They mimic sun flares and sun bursts
  • They add light to images which are somewhat dull.
  • Easy to use
  • Quick to apply
  • Work on almost any photograph – both indoors & outdoors.
  • Suitable for Portraits, Landscapes, Still Life, Nature, Food etc.
  • Large range of colours and strengths of sunflares
  • Totally unique to you as you can customize them easily (instructions to do this are in our “How To Guide”
  • Excellent High Quality Resolution for Printing
  • Suitable for winter, autumn, spring & summer photographs as there are varied sunflares for each season.
  • Suitable for client work – such as wedding photography, portrait sessions, and event photography.

The list really does go on.

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Take a look at the official The Sunflares Pack page for a lot more Before & After examples. Including full details on what’s inside the packages, what options are available to you, and the additional benefits of using a package like this.

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3 Great Ways To Use The Sunflares Pack

Since releasing The Sunflare Pack we have received some fabulous feedback and reviews along with a few questions asking us how best to use them on certain photographs

This blog post should help you see the many different ways you can use  The Sunflares Pack to create different effects that add more feeling and realistic depth and vibrancy to your images.

The aim of  The Sunflare Pack is to create realistic sunflare results, when there wasn’t any – or to enhance what was already there.

1. The Sunburst Effect

In the “after” image below I used a sunburst from The Sunflares Pack and then placed it in the light-gap to make it look realistic, I then added a rainbow flare in the bottom right hand corner.

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Sunburst Example Two:

Here is a another example of placing a sunburst in a photograph where there is a gap of light.

If you compare this image to the one above you, then you will see I used a much stronger, more orange sunburst. Because every photograph is different, I like to make sure to try several sunflare variations until I find the sunflare that best suits that particular photograph.

I will sometimes add a big sunburst, then a golden globe on top of it afterwards to create the perfect effect.

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 2. Create Rainbow Flares

Adding rainbow flares is very easy with The Sunflares Pack. They can look amazing when applied to photographs that already have sunlight in them or photographs with natural brightness.

Here are two examples to give you an idea of how they look and where they should be placed i.e. in the bottom corner where they would naturally appear if you got sun or lens flare from.

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 3. Use “The Multiply Effect”

What we mean by “The Multiply Effect” is setting the blending layer(s) in Photoshop (or any other software program which allows you to add layers to an image, such as Gimp and others) to multiply.

“Multiply” is one of the darkening modes – so if you’re using any other program, set the layer to a darken mode if the word “Multiply” is not there. 

Once you have done this, you may want to lower the opacity to make it less strong, this effect works very well for photographs with a white sky or are looking quite dull and colourless.

The Sunflares for this type of effect are included in the Queen/King Pack with all sort of shapes and colours to keep things interesting!

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How To Get The Sunflares Pack

The Sunflares Pack is easily available to get on our website, and you can start with our very popular “Starter” pack if you’re nervous about trying something new. You can always upgrade at any time without paying twice.

Click the link below to get it and to see MORE before and afters:

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The Benefits of using Lightroom Presets

Have you ever wondered why people use Lightroom Presets? There are huge benefits and bonuses to using the “Preset” function in the “develop” tab of Lightroom.

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Two of our reasons for using them are:-

  • They save time, so we can spend more time taking photographs.
  • They make processing easier, quicker and much more effective.

Here are some of the benefits you will find when using our Lightroom Presets.

The Benefits for You

  • They work.
  • They save you time.
  • They are easy to use.
  • They are user friendly.
  • They make you love processing.
  • They make you WANT to process you photographs.
  • They are easy to use for a beginner, amateur or pro.

The Benefits for Your Photographs

  • They make processing simplefast and effective. 
  • They make your photographs look beautiful.
  • They “complete” your idea.
  • They flatter your photographs.
  • They work for all different types of seasons.
  • They get the best out of your photographs.
  • They take your photographs from great, to professional.

See what other photographers have to say about our Lightroom Presets on our review page: direct.thebellsisters.com/more/customer-reviews

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Which Lightroom Presets are right for you?

It can be tricky trying to decide which ones to go for, particularly if there is a large range to chose from…

So we suggest you start with The Starter Pack http://direct.thebellsisters.com/the-starter-pack

With this remarkable pack you can have the Luxury of having 1 of our BEST Lightroom Presets, Whipped Cream. In addition you also get 3 eBooks full of excellent techniques which we use day-to-day, that are easy to understand, and will change how you photograph TODAY.

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Best Lightroom Presets for Portraits

I love taking portrait photographs – taking portraits is so much fun I’m always surprised how even when I go and take portraits in the very same place, it always looks completely different.  🙂

Some of the questions I get asked a lot about my processing is…
  • What am I using at the moment?
  • What do I suggest using for portraits?
  • What my favourite Lightroom Presets are for portraits

So, here’s a list of my favourites…

What Lightroom Presets I use…

With each season the light changes, which means the processing changes too.

So the processing products I use will change from time to time.

However, everything I use, and my sisters use, is available on this website –  after all, “we only sell, what we use”… so if something doesn’t work for us, we won’t release it!

Portrait Photography – Top 3 Lightroom Presets I use:

Has quickly become a HUGE favourite of mine. Originally for Photoshop (see Whipped Cream Photoshop Action – King Pack), since releasing it for Lightroom, I have been using it like crazy – on all sorts of photographs, from portraits, to landscape, to indoor shots too!
Here is one of many photographs, processed with the delicious Whipped Cream!

Glorious Sunshine

Soft Afternoon Lightroom is our #1 bestselling preset if you look at the before and afters you will see how it adds a lovely glow to your photographs which is quite unique to this preset.
It’s beautiful for spring and summer photography. I usually go straight to it when I’m processing, because I know the results will be great!
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The name pretty much says it all. I love using it on my more “chilly” photographs it make the whole photograph light up when you use it and give it that wonderful colour of warm, golden tones.
Here is another recent photograph, processed with the very popular Golden Colouring!

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Lightroom Presets for Portrait Photography and MORE

Take a look at our full range of Lightroom Presets – as I demonstrate day in, and day out, they are really invaluable to me, and I absolutely love these Lightroom Presets for all types of photography, as shown here – these presets work on portraits, to food and much more.

I hope you enjoy them as much as I do.

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How To Create Beautiful Black and White Photographs

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Have you ever taken a photograph, only to find all the normal colour processing techniques just don’t bring out its best qualities?!

Sometimes we find that photographs can look ten times better in black and white… of course this varies depending on the light/the colours in the photograph, but when black and white “works” it can look absolutely stunning.

However, it’s not necessarily easy to process a photograph in black and white beautifully…

In fact I often see poorly edited black and white photographs… many of them are missing certain editing techniques which bring out the fantastic life of black and white photography.

Now you might think black and white is simple but it’s just as much of an art as colour processing. Possibly even harder, because the eye is so very critical. 

When we create our Lightroom Presets we spend hours and hours to get it 100% perfect and therefore make each photograph look the best it possibly can.

We took on the challenge of creating a truly remarkable Lightroom Preset pack , which is titled “Premium Black and White Lightroom Preset Pack” which now processes all and any of our photographs that we process in black and white!

This is our most advanced Black and White Lightroom Preset Package – with a total of 21 versions it will give you the “click and finish” I. e. with one click your photographs will be processed and finished with no additional editing needed.

What This Lightroom Presets Looks Like…

Below our a few of many photographs processed with this Lightroom Preset Pack.

To see the before and afters of this Lightroom Preset Pack go to it’s page:-

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My Top 3 Lenses for Portrait Photography

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We often get asked what lenses we use for our portraits and why. It’s a good question and a lot of you said you wanted to know. So here is it!

* It’s important to state that we use full frame DSLR’s – so these recommendations are based on that.

My Top 3 Lenses for Portrait Photography are:

– Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L USM Lens

I love using this lens for portraits, the focal length is perfect, it’s not too close or far away. The 85mm f/1.8 is also great but I find myself always using the f/1.2 because it lets so much more light in and the wide aperture allows me to get a lot more light in my photographs without having to use lots of ISO which is great. Plus it’s deliciously smooth!

– Canon EF 135mm f/2.0 L 

This lens is really good for portrait photography, the quality is amazing. I love being able to take a close up portrait with it. It’s not at all heavy – in fact it’s lighter than the above lens – and it’s surprisingly cheap considering the quality of the lens and the photographs that it produces.

– Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L USM 

My 3rd top lens for portrait photography is the 100mm. Not only does it create beautiful portraits, it’s a great lens to have whenever you want to photography other subjects really close up. This lens will capture details with exceptional focus.

Here are 3 different portraits each taken with one of the above lenses.

Portrait using the Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L USM Lens

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Portrait using the Canon EF 135mm f/2.0L USM Lens

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Portrait using the Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 USM Lens

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3 Life Altering Reasons to Start a 365 Photography Project now.

1. It’s The FASTEST Way To Improve

When we look at the beginning of our 365 project(s) it’s unbelievable how much this project transformed our photography at an extremely  fast pace. When you take photographs everyday it improves your photography skills like nothing else…

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2. Endless Inspiration

It’s so easy to feel uninspired,  it happens to all of us…

The great thing about a 365 Project is it gives you endless ideas and inspiration, of course there are days when you might feel completely stuck, but that’s why we wrote “HOW TO: 365 Photography Project eBook” – it’s there to help you conquer everything.

But the main thing about a 365 Project is that it helps you like you won’t believe. You’ll “understand” what we’re saying, but once you see it for yourself, once you experience it, you’ll know what we’re talking about…!

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3. It Will Build Up Your Portfolio

If you want to QUICKLY build up your portfolio, this project is the best way to do it.

When you complete the project not only will you get 365 photographs,  it is more like 500+ photographs because there will be days when you will most likely take outtakes from each or every other day.

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Start Your Own Project! Just jump in…

So, if you’re like me, and you want to build up your photography portfolio, challenge yourself, and give yourself an opportunity to  try new things, then I cannot recommend a photography project more.

Whether you want to take on the big challenge of a 365 Days Project, or so365bookcover-border-2mething a little less time-consuming, such as a 260 Days Project, or 52 Days Project… it’s all possible!

If you’re looking for help, and advice on how to go about doing one of these projects, and all the many things you should, and should not do, how to get through a long and lengthy project, while still staying inspired, plus all the many important tips and things we’ve learnt over the course of many 365 projects, then I highly recommend you grab your copy of “How To: 365 Photography Project” eBook.

This will really help you to avoid those sticky situations when you have no clue what to do, or what the best composition is, or what to photograph, or how to photograph something. It’s a complete guide to photography, and a challenging project.

I’ll let the page do the talking; find out what’s inside the eBook, and how it can help you, even if you don’t want to do a big project like we have – it’s a total guide to your DSLR, how to use it to the best of anyone’s ability, and how to dramatically become a stunning photography, in any field of photography.

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1 Great Way To Spice Up Your Food Photography

Do you ever get stuck with your food photography? Do you ever wonder how you can spice things up?

Well, what we are about to share with you is going to make all the difference to your food shots!

In our Food Photography Inspiration eBook we go into great depth showing you  how to EASILY compose your food photographs, and reduce 50% of your composition time. With simple and easy to understand tips, you can immediately start creating gorgeous food shots.

If you want to take your food photograph to the next level this eBook  is for you.

Now onto the serious #1 tip…

The #1 GREAT Tip for Food Photography

When you photograph the same subject frequently, it’s easy to run out of ideas, what we do to make each food photograph look unique, is we use different surfaces. Here are some example for you:

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When you photograph light coloured food, set it off by using a wood surface.
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You can use napkins like we did for this photograph.
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Wrapping paper is also great to make food photographs look different.

Other Surfaces you can use…

There are always lots of surfaces you can use, many of which are already in your house! The catch is looking for them, and making them work…!

So start looking, and taking some test shots so you can see what works and what doesn’t work.

Do You Have Any Questions?

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3 Do Nots When Uploading Photography Online

One of the things that really helped me when I first started photography was to know certain “do nots” when uploading my photographs.

This not only helped me to improve quickly, it also meant that when I looked back at older photographs, I didn’t go “ughhh!” when I looked at them later on, down the line etc…

So in this blog post I’m going to share with you some really important tips when it comes to uploading your photography online.

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1. Do Not Upload Unfinished Photographs

There are certain aspects you need to pay attention to with each photograph before you upload it – kind of like a check list…

You need to tick each box so that you can build up a following on photo sharing websites and create a hight quality collection of photographs from each photoshoot.

So what you need to do is:-

(1 check the photograph is completely straight, if it’s not then correct it in Lightroom or whatever program you use to straighten photographs.

(2 check to see if it’s 100% in focus, don’t upload a blurry photograph – no matter how good the light may be or how special the moment is, if it’s blurry put in the bin!

(3 check it’s not over or underexposed.

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2. Do Not Upload Similar Photographs

Don’t dilute your photography by uploading photographs that are so similar that other people can’t tell the difference between the photographs…  that doesn’t mean to say you can’t upload multiple photographs from each photoshoot, you just need to make sure they have a different composition, or a different perspective etc, something which gives them a reason to also be uploaded.

Here are two photographs that would be too similar to upload:

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Too Similar to Upload…

When you look at these two photograph for long enough you will notice some very slight changes, but over all both are too similar to upload.

Now I’m going to show you an example of two photographs that were taken in the same photoshoot and are different enough to upload online.

Different Enough to Upload

Different Enough to Upload

Are you starting to get the idea?

Often people will upload 5/15 photographs that look the same, this doesn’t work because it takes away the impact of the one photograph. You don’t want your photographs to blend together, you want them to stand out and really “WOW” people.

3. Do Not Weaken Your Portfolio

Lets say you are a landscape photographer or a portrait photographer, don’t make the mistake of uploading something very random, like a blurry photograph of you at a halloween party… I’m obviously you giving you an extreme example here…! But my point is don’t confuse your followers with totally random photographs.

It might seem like a small tip, but I see this happen a lot and fixing these mistakes only get you closer to becoming a successful photographer! Mostly if I follow someone because they take gorgeous portraits, if they then upload tons of holiday snaps, I’m going to unfollow them… so beware of this.

Flying Free

Flying Free

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