Why respecting nature is so important in photography

Recent reports in the news regarding the abuse of nature for the sake of a photograph have brought the question of photography ethics to light. Are you being ethical in your photography of wildlife? Let’s talk ethics… When your profession is photography, there are certain ethics that you are expected to uphold such as those

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Celebrities you didn’t know were into photography

Celebrities live their lives in the spotlight. Whether they’re a pop star or supermodel, getting constantly captured on camera comes as part of their job. For many of them being papped by snappers can be an annoyance, however, there are a few celebrities who would prefer to be behind the camera. Here at Parrot Print,

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Can you really earn money from your Instagram photos?

Can you believe that Netflix will pay you $2,000 a week to travel and take their Instagram photos? Well you best believe it, and according to Thrill List the company will even take care of all your travel and hotel arrangements. Netflix isn’t the only company to offer such an amazing job. In fact, a

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Understanding underwater photography

Taking photographs while under water is usually done while scuba diving but can be accomplished with snorkelling and swimming. It’s something most people will not have attempted before, apart from the odd underwater disposable camera on holiday, but with a little bit of research, the right photography kit and a lot of practice you could

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Photography Youtubers you need to pay attention to

In addition to photography books and blogs, there’s nothing we love more than relaxing with our tablet or smartphone and watching a bunch of photography YouTubers. From food to fashion, our subscription list is so long you couldn’t fit it on one of our canvas prints! Watching YouTube channels is a great way to see

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Stripes – a strong spring trend

Nautical stripes have been a popular interiors choice for many a year now and are frequently featured in bathrooms and bedrooms. However, stripes in the home are now stepping up a notch, and whether horizontal or vertical they’re making a splash in full rainbow glory. Want to get involved? You could of course buy a

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An introduction to Feng Shui

When it comes to home interiors we’re not just about personalised canvas prints, although that is our speciality. Here at Parrot Print, we love giving you tips and advice on how to transform your house into a home. Today, we thought we’d share an introduction to feng shui, so you can master the art and

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The Most Photographed Attractions in the World

Whether it’s New York, Paris or London that you’ve visited, you are sure to have returned home with a whole host of holiday snaps on your camera. From the towering heights of the Empire State Building, to the Eiffel Tower and charming Big Ben, the world is full of iconic sights – but which of the

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How to decorate huge blank walls

Here at Parrot Print we understand that decorating blank walls can be a little frustrating, especially when you’ve run out of interior ideas, but don’t fret! Instead of a huge blank wall we see a blank canvas that’s just waiting for some innovation. From canvas prints scattered across the wall to having an open-plan wardrobe,

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Spring photography tips

We’re finally into spring, which means the flowers are in bloom, we’re starting to see young farm animals around and our winter blues are nothing but a distant memory. If you’re a nature photographer, you’ll know that spring is the best season to capture the beauty around us, and we couldn’t agree more. From gorgeous

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