Travel Website of the Week: Flytographer

Flytogether

Here’s a brilliant idea that I wish I thought of! Many traveling couples go on vacation and come home to realize that they don’t have any decent photos together. Well, here’s the solution: Hire a photographer to do a photoshoot during your travels using Flytographer. They have photographers in major cities around the world (here’s the full […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Look at Postcards for Inspiration

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Look at Postcards for Inspiration Hardly anyone these days buys paper postcards, but I still look at them in stores (or in markets or wherever they’re being sold) when I arrive at a new destination for tips on the best angles for my camera shots (and for the most interesting places and sites in the area). _________________________________________________________________________________ […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Download Adobe Photoshop Express

Photoshop

Download Adobe Photoshop Express Yesterday, I wrote about the Pro HDR camera app that I learned about from my friend Gary Arndt, an award-winning photographer. What I failed to mention is the other photo app Gary told me to download: Photoshop Express, which is free on both iOS and Android. Photoshop Express makes photo editing […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Download Pro HDR

Pro HDR

Download Pro HDR I was recently in beautiful Alberta, Canada and while I was there I met up with one my travel colleagues and award-winning photographer Gary Arndt (you can follow him on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest). While we were having dinner, we stepped outside to take a picture of the sunset. We both pulled out our smartphones and snapped photos, […]

Travel Product of the Week: DCI iSnapX Remote

iSnapXremote

Do you like to take selfies with your iPhone or iPad but find your arms aren’t long enough to get a good shot—and that you’d rather not walk around with a long pole? Here’s a great product from UsefulThings.com (they specialize in finding unique and interesting items, including gadgets that make travel easier) called the iSnapX […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Don’t Use a Flash Shooting Out of a Window

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Don’t Use a Flash Shooting Out of a Window I’m no camera expert, but I do know not to use a flash when shooting photos from a plane window—or more importantly, out of a bus window on a bus tour. If you don’t know how to turn off your flash just google the make and […]

Travel App of the Week: PhotoGrid

PhotoGrid

If you follow me on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter then you know I sometimes create collages with my photos. What you might not know is to do that, I use a free app called PhotoGrid. It’s so easy to use—and it’s free! The app has over 51 million users alone on Android and over 60 […]

Product of the Week: Ollo Clip

Ollo Clip Macro Lens

By Natalie DiScala I recently attended the LA Times Travel Show and got to meet lots of great people in the travel industry and was introduced to a variety of fun new products. One of my favourites: The Ollo Clip. What is it? The Ollo Clip is a small three-in-one lens that easily snaps on […]