Every now and then I log in and decide that I want to do a blog post and today is one of those days. 🙂 It’s pretty obvious that like half of the world, I too am addicted to instagram. I’d stay on it all day if I didn’t have work to do! Here are my tips and tricks to help you enhance your instagram game!
1. Clean your lens. Your phone has been in your hand (sweat & grease) or in your purse (crumbs and such) and the lens is not clean. Before I take a pic, I always wipe my lens and make sure it’s clean. This is the FIRST step on taking better pics.
2. Take several pics from several angles. Don’t ever just take ONE pic. Get options. Maybe it’s the old PR girl in me but I like to have 5-10 pics to choose from because there’s always a gem out of the bunch.
3. Use your APPS! There are so many fun filtering apps (think: PicFX, CamWow, Over, PhotoCollage). Have fun with the pics and since you’ve taken more than one, you can play with a few that look the same and get more “action” shots.
4. Use natural light and kill the flash. I will admit, I rarely ever use flash (unless its just pitch black) because you can always lighten up with a filter OR use the little “sun” symbol in instagram. Work with your natural light as often as you can and keep the flash off.
That’s it for me! Hope everyone is having an awesome weekend.