Sharing and selling your photos online

If you made it your New Year’s resolution to make more of your photography hobby, putting your photographs in front of a wider number of people’s peepers is a good place to start. Instagram is undoubtedly the photo-sharing platform of the age but it is a mobile platform at its core, so for online exposure

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Will drone photography be the big trend of 2015?

In 2014, drone photography well and truly landed on the radar, if you’ll excuse the pun. Last year drones were at the centre of a failed PR campaign, resulted in the term ‘dronies’ being invented and ended up as items on many people’s Christmas lists. Drones are likely to be sticking around and making their

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Learning from the National Geographic Photography Contest

If you’re aiming to take your photography to the next level in 2015, entering a competition or two can really help shape your focus and potentially bag you some fantastic prizes to boot. Before you get started, it’s worth taking notes from other people’s successes, this will give you an idea of what level you’ll

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New Year photography resolutions

Sometimes the New Year’s resolutions we make are easy to commit to. You might have already promised yourself that you’ll take more photos in 2015 or if you got a new piece of kit or camera for Christmas your resolution may to be spend time masterings it.  You may even be planning to pick up

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Tips for getting the most from your new camera

It’s not quite time for the big fella in red to climb down the chimney just yet but when he does, if he happens to leave you a camera under the tree this post should have you poised to point and click along with the best of them. Just in case you’re the lucky recipient

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How to create your own personalised canvas portrait print

The best Christmas gifts often carry sentimental value, which is why personalised canvas prints are great presents to find under the tree. If you have a special photograph of yourself or a snap of you alongside the gift recipient, our personalised canvas creator makes it really simple to transfer to canvas and wrap up for

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Christmas canvas print ideas for bookworms

With less than three weeks to go until the big day, we’re sharing some more custom canvas Christmas present ideas. Today we’re providing inspiration for wall art creations that bookish people might like to find under the tree.  Of course, the number one thing a bookworm is likely to want to unwrap on Christmas Day

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5 Christmas custom wall art ideas

In houses, offices and businesses across the UK and beyond, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas as early decorations and lights go up. Here at Parrotprint headquarters, we’re saving the sparkle and shimmer for the weekend, when we’ll be gathering together to put up our annual Christmas display. While we have plenty of tinsel

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An Introduction to Multimedia Canvas Prints

The Parrot Print Canvas ethos is very much about making and sharing unique wall art that holds personal significance – whether it is a series of scenes captured on your favourite family trip or examples of your best handiwork to display on your walls. Taking your custom canvas to the next level The museum quality

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Travel Enthusiasts

Travellers perhaps appreciate photography more than most; after all, a camera allows you to capture those special moments as you discover new cultures, climes and countries. With this in mind, we’re going to run through a few of our ideas for special Christmas gifts for travel enthusiasts. If you know some with wanderlust, why not

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