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10 Tips for Taking Better Thanksgiving Photos of Your Kids

As the holidays approach, now is the perfect time to start thinking about how to capture all those special moments with your kids. Thanksgiving is a great opportunity to get some cute and funny photos of your little ones. Here are five tips to help you take better Thanksgiving photos of your kids this year.

1. Get them in the holiday spirit.


Dress your kids up in their cutest Thanksgiving outfits or have them make some fun crafts to get them into the holiday spirit. The more festive they are, the better the photos will be.

2. Take advantage of natural light.


If possible, try to take the photos near a window where there is plenty of natural light. This will help avoid any harsh shadows on your subjects.

3. Get down on their level.


For the best photos, get down on your child’s level so you’re at eye-level with them. This will help you capture their expressions more easily.

4. Use props.


Props can be a great way to add interest to your photos and help tell a story. Give your kids some leaves or pumpkins to play with or have them hold up signs with what they’re thankful for this year. Be creative!

5. Focus on candid shots.

Candid shots tend to be more dynamic and interesting than posed shots, so try to capture your kids in the midst of playing or laughing rather than asking them to sit still and smile for the camera.

6. Edit strategically.

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With today’s digital cameras and editing software, it’s easy to go overboard with filters and effects. But sometimes less is more—a few strategic edits can go a long way in making your photos look better without making them look fake. This is where piZap photo editor can provide simple editing solutions and basic filters that can help you come up with great image output. The piZap app is available in the web, iOS and android devices.

7. Print them out!

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In this age of digital media, it’s easy to forget that photos are meant to be enjoyed offline as well as online—so make sure you print out your favorites and put them in an album or frame them for display in your home. piZap offers options to print them directy to your printer or via Walgreens. Check out this special feature in piZap!

8. Share them with loved ones!

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One of the best things about taking Thanksgiving photos is being able to share them with loved ones near and far—so make sure you send copies (or links) to grandparents, cousins, and other family members who would enjoy seeing them.

9. Be patient.


Kids can be unpredictable, so it’s important to be patient when taking photos of them. If you wait for the perfect moment, you’re sure to capture some truly special memories that you and your family will cherish for years to come.

10. Have fun!

Photography should be enjoyable—so make sure you take some time during Thanksgiving break to experiment with different techniques and styles until you find something that works for you and makes you happy!

We hope these tips have inspired you to get out there and take some great Thanksgiving photos of your kids! Remember, the most important thing is to have fun—after all, that’s what Thanksgiving is all about!

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Watercolour Art Stickers for a Spooky Season!

Halloween Watercolour Art Stickers in piZap

It’s that time of year again! Time to break out the orange and black streamers, pumpkins, and costumes. And what better way to add some flair to your posts and decors than with some watercolour art stickers? Whether you’re looking for something to liven up your social media posts or you want to add a bit of personality to your child’s school notebooks by printing these piZap art stickers — just perfect for the spooky season! You can check piZap in the web and iOS devices.

Pumpkin watercolour art stickers

Spooky Pumpkin and Everything Scary
What says halloween season more than the classic pumpkin scary faces? You can enjoy using these spooky pumpkins spice with these watercolour art stickers from piZap! Each sticker is hand-painted with watercolours and filled with all the classic halloween spirits and ghostly characters. These stickers are sure to add a touch of warmth to your memes, posts, party invitations, and halloween greetings!

Watercolour bat art stickers

Bats in the Belfry
What’s spookier than a bat? If you’re looking to add a little excitement to your décor this Halloween season, look no further than these spooky bat watercolour art stickers made in piZap! Its hand-painted with black watercolours and accented with purple pinkish paint to give them a truly creepy look. Best of all, you can stick them anywhere—from your child’s school notebook to your office cubicle. Just be careful not to let them fly away!

Watercolour art halloween costume sticker

Halloween Costume Stickers
No Halloween season would be complete without those awesome Halloween Costumes —and these Halloween stickers are especially made in watercolour art — just the perfect stickers you can use in your halloween posters and memes in piZap!

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Whether you’re looking for a funny Halloween costume character to keep your posters fun and spooky, these halloween stickers are sure to please everyone. So why not give one (or two… or three!) a try today?

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More Halloween Watercolor Art Stickers Ideas Simply look for your favorite halloween stickers in piZap. Add some background and effects, and stick them to display a little bit of Halloween cheer.

tshirt halloween design

You can print and stick them on your notebooks, walls, objects, just to add a pop of color, but they would also look great on a shirt or even a computer screen. If you’re feeling really creative, you could even use them to decorate a pumpkin!

-Planner
-T-shirt print
-Computer Screen
-Pumpkin
-Halloween Card
-Scrapbooking
-Decorating Your Cubicle at Work
-ANYTHING Else You Can Think Of!

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So there you have it—just a few ideas of what you can do with those Halloween watercolour art stickers in piZap! They’re perfect for adding a little spooky flair to your stuffs! Let your imagination run wild and have fun creating something special this season. After all, what’s the point of having all those cute stickers if you’re not going to use them? Check them out in the piZap web and iOS devices!

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7 DIY Ideas for the Best New Year’s Party Ever

New Year’s Eve is right around the corner and you know what that means… it’s party time! Ring in fresh beginnings, reminisce about the past year and celebrate all around. Afterall with a holiday focused on sparkles and bubbly, you simply can’t go wrong!

Read on to discover quick DIYs that will help us all ring in 2018 the most festive way possible.

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4 Steps to Celebrate International Scrapbooking Day

Seems like these days there is a holiday for everything. While we think some are downright silly (we’re looking at you Old Stuff Day!), others we can get behind. One such holiday is International Scrapbooking Day celebrated on March 4th.

Now, we get it that scrapbooking is typically considered a hobby involving the lots of scraps of paper and not necessarily a digital exploration. However, the official definition of scrapbooking is this, “the activity or hobby of making scrapbooks,” and that, to us, includes using digital tools.

Enter piZap! In this post, we’ll cover some fun ideas for preserving your family history, or celebrating a special occasion through scrapbooking and how utilizing our free photo editing website to help make it a breeze.

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Easy Valentine’s Day Greeting Cards for Everyone You Love

valentine's day card ideasIt’s the month of love! Hearts, butterflies, chocolate and champagne abound – online and in person. For those of us who can appreciate infusing a little love and adoration into our often negative social media feeds, our Valentine’s Day greeting ideas are sure to stir your creativity—and charm your significant other (or significant wannabe) in the process.

Kids and grownups alike are going to love these ideas!

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