Create A Custom Email Address with Google for FREE
Is your organization still using email addresses that end with "@gmail.com", "@hotmail.com", or "@someothercompany.com"? If you are, you probably have your reasons. Perhaps, because of your busy schedule, you just haven't gotten around to changing it. Or maybe, you're feeling like you're not in the position to add to [...]
Shelter Pet Photography: Do You Have What It Takes?
A good quality photo can make all the difference in the life of a shelter pet. In fact, it can save a life. But, is having the skill and a high-end camera enough to be a volunteer pet photographer? Is that all shelters are looking for? Shelters often struggle with [...]
A Photo Tip You can “Squeak” by with!
When shooting doggies/animals at Relay Transport Hand-offs or quickly on location, what is your #1 go-to in your Photo-Go-Bag? Mine is a Small Purple Squeaky Ball! Also: If you have folks trying to help you get animals’ attention in addition to, or instead of a toy, be sure to have [...]
Are you on full or empty?
This month I wanted to help those of you who are filling up your hard drive FAST and furiously. Everyone organizes their photo files differently, so just adapt this main tip to however you are organizing your files in particular. Have you told yourself you need a new laptop with [...]
Shoot for Innovations!
I’m launching a new Philanthropy Concept! Fellow photographers and artists: Now Hear This!: Recently launching a plethora of new initiatives on BlueJ Imagery & Art. Let’s get the Philanthropy movement going strong with our own photos and art! It’s a WIN-WIN-WIN proposition, and NO ONE is doing this! Since I [...]
‘Chatty Catty’ & How to grab Cat Photos on a Transport.
Welcome back! I’m here for my next installment from The Volunteer Photographer’s Zone. How do I capture some of my cat pix? Since more often than not cats travel in carriers, and it may not be optimal to take them out during the ride, just how do we get good [...]
‘The Crop’: We’re Not Horsing Around
Welcome back! I’m here for my next installment from The Volunteer Photographer’s Zone. The #1 simplest photo editing tip! You can drastically improve your every-day ‘happy snaps’* with just this 1 super quick and easy step. No need for fancy mobile device apps, either. This will come in handy when [...]
3 ways photographers can volunteer to save animals & grow their business
Photographing animals while growing your business. It's a win win! Being an animal photographer is tough work The creative arts are often a tough way for people to make a living. This is sad considering that living life with a passion for what you do is proven to lead to [...]