Photoshop an Ex Out of a Photo

Parrot Print – An Ex-Ceptional Canvas Sadly, not all relationships are built to last, and for those that don’t you’re often left with a stash of once-treasured photos long after you’ve said your last goodbyes. In the past, people have had to burn, delete, or in extreme cases, eat old photographs of past-lovers; those dark

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All the Tricks You Need to Know About Photo Editing

Taking a photograph is essentially capturing a memory so that it is available to look back on in the future, or be shared with friends and family or printed on canvas prints. Naturally, people want these to look as nice as possible wherever they go, so that each memory can be as special as the

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How To Apply For A Festival Press Photographer Pass

The festival season is fast approaching and for many people this means packing tents, picking out wellies and purchasing a backpack – but not for us snappers! Festivals are the perfect opportunity to capture live action at its best, as well as getting the chance to cover the event for an online or print publication.

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4 tips for growing your pet’s Instagram account

So, you think your pet has real star quality, perhaps even as much as the furry famous pooches who appeared in the recent dog’s of Instagram fashion show? In our previous post on putting your pet on Instagram, we talked about setting up their account and the types of photos you might like to shoot.

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An Introduction To Insect Macro Photography

When it comes to photographing insects have you ever wondered how photographers get super close-up shots? Well it’s similar to photographing flowers – it’s all about high magnification macro photography. We know, it sounds extremely complicated, but trust us it’s not! Here at Parrot Print we’ve got a brief introduction to insect photography, so you

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Sports Photography Basics

Here at Parrot Print we’ve covered how to capture cycling photography, but we’ve never talked about sports photography as a whole. Today we’re going to go through the basics of sports photography, so you can turn your sports snaps into incredible canvas prints. Before we get into all the technical stuff surrounding your camera and

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The newest photo apps you need to know about

Forget Snapchat and Instagram filters, today we’re talking about the latest photography apps that will turn your smartphone snaps into canvas worthy images. Although your professional camera will capture high resolution photographs, in a modern age where technology is at its peak, why not swap your expensive equipment for your trusty smartphone? Simple, effective and

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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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How To Avoid Flash Photography Mistakes

If you’re a novice when it comes to photography, then you’ll understand that mastering your camera’s flash can be harder than you think. Just like any intentional lighting set up, you’ll find that even when you’re experimenting with various light sources it can result in blurry images, flashbacks and worst of all, annoying red eye.

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A Beginners Guide To Vector Art

Vector art, also known as draw graphics, is a style of artwork that has been created using a vector graphics program, such as Illustrator, CorelDraw or InkScape. You may not have heard about Vector art until today, but we can assure you that you’ve probably interacted with it or seen it in action without even

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