Thursday, September 15, 2011

Embrace the Camera


This week's Embrace the Camera is brought to you courtesy of Picnik*.  I seriously love this site so much.  I hate the phrase "pink puffy heart" but I might be compelled to use it here...

I like the idea of taking perfect photos straight out of the camera, however, I'm not that good yet.  So Picnik allows me to take a pretty good picture and turn it into a fab picture.

Picniked Photo

Original
Better, right? Nothing crazy - most of the time I just like to enhance the picture and make the people in it look a little better.

I sprung for the annual membership after reading this post.  I had been contemplating taking the plunge for awhile, because, really?  How expensive is $2/month?  Not really.  There are lots of fun things I can do now like add blush to cheeks and mascara to eyelashes, whiten teeth and brighten eyes.  I totally suggest paying for the extras!

On a not-related-to-ETC-but-related-to-Picnik note, I also used Picnik to create this little beauty:



Linking up with the fabulous Mrs. Emily Anderson over at The Anderson Crew.


*Picnik did not really sponsor this post...I just wish they did.

5 comments:

  1. Ask and you shall receive. Love it.

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  2. Thanks for the shout out! Have fun with your upgrade!

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  3. Great pictures! Picnik is such fabulous site!

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  4. those are such sweet pictures. never used picnik but i might have to check it out now. love your blog!

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  5. Megan - I did it just for you. :)

    !!! - If anyone is reading this, I cannot believe I got a response from House of Smiths!

    Thank you, Wendy! :)

    Thank you, Tasha! You HAVE to check Picnik out - the stuff you can do for free is really awesome, too!

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