Vision board your next photography project

Have you had a photography project in mind for a while but are finding it a struggle to make it a reality? Today on the blog we’re going to talk about organising your creativity into a vision board that clearly shows what you’re aiming for. Vision boards are a great way to focus your efforts and also happen to

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Photography exhibitions to visit in February 2017

Keep your creative juices flowing this February by visiting some inspirational art and photography exhibitions. Pencil in one of this selection of exhibitions across the country for some ‘me time’, a romantic visit to somewhere interesting, or a chance to educate the little ones on the variety of artwork out there. Let us know if you pay a

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Non-traditional Valentine’s canvas print ideas

A bunch of roses, heart-shaped chocolates and candlelight sets the scene for a traditional Valentine’s day with your significant other. But, if you’re on the lookout for something a little less traditional, here’s a selection of fun activities and canvas print ideas to give a whirl. Galentines Coined by Parks and Rec character Lesley Knope,

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The Most Liked Instagram Photos Ever Infographic

You can be famous or you can be Insta-famous, and if you’ve made it into the ParrotPrint Most Liked Instagram Photos Ever Infographic, chances are, you’re a bit of both! In past blog posts about popular photography hashtags and expanding your audience on Instagram, we’ve shown you don’t have to be a Kardashian to clock up some serious likes. In

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20 Photos That You Won’t Believe are Real – Infographic

Camera reel or plain not real? That is the question! Long before the internet and clever photo editing software became available, came faked photographs. One of the most infamous cases was the Cottingley Fairies, which wowed and caused controversy back in 1917. If you’ve not heard the story of little girls Elsie, Frances and the Fairies they were photographed with,

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Photography Competitions To Enter In 2017

Make 2017 your year by adding ‘award-winning photographer’ to your list of achievements.  This post has plenty of suggestions for contests you can enter. Whether you’re an eager amateur snapper or a professional photographer, there’s a huge variety of competitions to suit your style, skills and strengths. From international awards to UK only comps, we’ve rounded up

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3 Instagram photo challenges to start the year with

Instagram is an excellent tool for keeping up with your photography, getting inspired by others – experienced and otherwise – and for promoting your own beautiful images. Today on the blog we are looking at some Instagram photo challenges that will allow you to test your creativity and maintain a steady flow of images to your account.

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2017 Photo app trends you should know about

So far 2017 has seen some exciting developments in the world of photo apps as well as apps that integrate photography. Using state-of-the-art technology and experimenting in other visual areas, it’s now easier than ever for photographers to improve on their skills and techniques. These newly improved apps also allow photographers to interact with social media users, introducing

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The advantages of full frame photography

Is bigger, better when it comes to camera sensors? Full frame photography enthusiasts seem to think so, but you need to have a bit of money behind you to bag the benefits… What is full frame photography? In the days of analogue photography, 35mm sensors were the ‘norm’, now, with digital cameras, this is a rare size

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3 photography goals for 2017

Now you have the New Year’s resolutions out of the way – and probably already broken by now – why not write down some photography goals to achieve during the year ahead? Now is the ideal time to think about what you want to focus on in the coming months, whether you’d like to master a

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