Summer swimming in the cottage lake is as Canadian as it gets. The Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton, Bobcaygeon area of Ontario, Canada is one of Canada’s most popular summer cottage destinations – just a little south-east of the more well know
The north shore of Goergian Bay near Killarney Ontario, Canada is one of my favorite places in the world – and also one of the world’s best sea kayaking destinations. These aerial photos of sea kayaking on Georgian Bay are from an August
Temagami Ontario, Canada is one of the world’s premiere wilderness canoe tripping destinations. During this trip I was able to photograph a few aerial scenes of a summer wilderness canoe trip in Temagami.
A really cool (literally and figuratively) family thing to do while in Florida is to visit one of the state’s many natural springs. Since we were staying in Orlando, we decided to go to Blue Spring State Park, roughly 45 minutes from the city.
On of the most fun things I can think of doing in the summer is jumping into the lake from a water trampoline at the family cottage. However, trying to get a few halfway decent photos of the kids in action is a little more difficult than it might loo
So the other day I was discussing my quest to photograph more interesting stuff, with a good friend of mine and he says: “Hey – do you want to take some fat bike photos?” First question: “What the heck is a fat bike?” Second question: “Where are we g
Now that the holidays are over, its that time of year for New Year’s resolutions! I know, every year we make some New Year’s resolution like loose 20 lbs, jog every day or just to take care of ourselves better – but then a few weeks
If you are not sure what to get the photographer on your Christmas list, we have a set of 290+ landscape photography Lightroom presets on sale – for $50 off. That’s a great Christmas gift idea under $50 – and these presets work with
Writing your own blog is very rewarding, but sooner or later you will want to get more readers to your website. Whether you’re just writing a mom blog for fun, or you’re working from home and you’re using your blog to market your sm
Spending some time with your kids while they carve their Halloween pumpkins is a great opportunity to take some fantastic pictures – so here is a quick lesson on how to take Halloween pictures of pumpkin carving in your kitchen or dining room.
Thanksgiving is a wonderful time of year when the whole family is gathered together. Creating memorable Thanksgiving pictures can be a challenge with all the hustle and bustle going on, but it is a great opportunity to take pictures of your family. H
If you’re a Dropbox user, you probably have your Dropbox folder installed at the default location – on your systems drive the Main (C:) drive. If you have upgraded to Dropbox Pro with 1 TB of storage space – sooner or later you̵
WordPress is a great platform for building a mom blog or small business marketing website. WordPress is the most SEO (search engine optimization) friendly website platform on the internet, so a WordPress website usually out-ranks your competitors in
As a small business owner, you probably already use Dropbox as part of your daily workflow. However, in this post I am going to share five tips to use Dropbox for small business that you might not have already thought of.
When you’re a busy mom with a busy young family, learning Photoshop can seem a little intimidating and time consuming at first. However, Photoshop is one of those essential skills that every photography enthusiast has to learn at some point
After trying out Rodan + Fields Soothe Line, I decided it was worth sharing with others. It was like Christmas in July when the business kit came in the mail! Imagine, four different lines of skin care plus unique tools like the AMP MD roller and M
If you’re planning on getting outside for some autumn family photos this year, one of the key factors for planning your fall family photo session is when the leave will be at their peak color in your area. With the United States 2015 Fall Folia
We’re talking about a toy versus a tool here – iPads are for ordering Sushi, the Surface Pro is for actual work. While the iPad Pro will no doubt gather all the celebrity glitz from the usual suspects – the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (
What To Wear For 2015 Fall Family Pictures | by Dee Grant | Pictures By Mom | Where Moms Learn Photography | Fall family photos are the best! It’s my favorite time of year for taking family pictures outdoors. The shortening days give us such w
How Much To Give for a Wedding Gift – Wedding Gift Etiquette | by Dee Grant | Pictures By Mom | Learn How To Take Better Photos | Wedding Gift Etiquette – Tips For Wedding Guests There is a very simple answer to this question – however, i