summer inspirations

Summer Inspiration I

Summer is right around the corner and we don’t want you to miss out on ways you can share your favorite summer moments! Here are some key features on muvee Reveal 11 that you can use to enhance your video: … Read More

Home video fun with muvee Reveal

Home Video Fun with muvee Reveal

Watching home videos is a great way to relive laughs, share memories, and forge an everlasting bond with family and friends. But, not all home videos are created equally. With video editing software you can tweak your videos into fascinating … Read More

creating great poses for your thanksgiving video slideshow

A Picture Perfect Thanksgiving- Creating Great Poses for Your Thanksgiving Video Slideshow

When you head to Thanksgiving dinner this year, take the camera along. It’s a great opportunity to take a new family photo. After the meal, strike a pose or two and capture your family. These memories will last a lifetime. … Read More

creating a video slideshow worthy shot

Thanksgiving Food Photography Tips- Creating a Video Slideshow Worthy Shot

Food photography is all the rage lately. People love snapping photos of their delicious meals at restaurants and bakeries. Don’t limit your fun to only foods others prepare. Thanksgiving can be a fun time to show off your plate and … Read More

movie making takes the mystery out of gardening

Movie Making Takes the Mystery Out of Gardening

The delicious fruits and vegetables of summer are enough to give anyone the gardening urge. If you’ve been wanting to get out and grow your own delicious harvest, these gardening videos will provide excellent tips. These gardening pros have put … Read More

photo tip: taking better smartphone photos

Photo tip: taking better smartphone photos

All professional photographers will tell you that often what matters more than how nice your camera is, is how you know how to use it. As the saying goes, “the best camera is the one you have with you.” For … Read More

back to school tip: how to protect your children online

Back to school tip: how to protect your children online

As we head back to school it’s important to consider that we live in a wired world. At least 56 percent of all US adults now have smartphones. However, according to some estimates, among the population of mobile phone owners (91 … Read More

photo tip: how to photograph children

Photo tip: how to photograph children

Use a tripod and remote Assuming you’re using a DSLR or point-and-shoot rather than camera-phone, you can always set up your camera on a tripod and use the remote to surreptitiously take photos when the kids are least expecting it. … Read More

Excellent photo resource page

Excellent photo resource page

Pikes Peak Photo offers high quality photographs of weddings, events and nature. The photographer, Wojtek Rychlik, is a recipient of top awards from Photographic Society of America – the most prestigious photographic organization. Pikes Peak also has an excellent resource … Read More

Using shadow to capture detail in photos

Using shadow to capture detail in photos

In the summertime there are many opportunities to take photos as we head to the beach or to the park. It’s outdoor time, and we all like to spend more time with our children and grandchildren – after the long … Read More

Be wary of the quality of light in late spring and early summer

Be wary of the quality of light in late spring and early summer

May is the time of year when flowers bloom and the land comes alive again. Many of us like to get out and take photos of all these flowers, but it can be challenging. The rule of thumb with amateur … Read More

Top 5 photo mistakes to avoid

Top 5 photo mistakes to avoid

There are some pretty common photo mistakes that can be avoided with a few quick tips – save time for your photo slideshow software. What suggestions do you have for these common mistakes? 1. Red Eye Red eye is one … Read More

Basic photo tips: taking action and sports shots for photo slideshows

Top 3 photo tips for beginners from our podcast

muvee has been lucky enough to interview some top professional photographers in our photography podcast. It’s a great way to learn more the experts about how they achieved success as photographers, not only professionally, but also technically and artistically. We’ve … Read More

What is image stacking?

What is image stacking?

Image stacking (or framestacking) is a popular method of image processing among astrophotographers – photographers who take pictures of stars. Image stacking combines multiple images of the same subject shot at different times to create a stunning result. One of … Read More

Photo Tips - using flash when it's bright

Photo tip – using flash when it’s bright

It seems counter-intuitive, but sometimes your flash is most important when it’s bright out! Whether you’re on the ski hill or at the beach (like this sample picture taken on Maui over the Christmas break), your flash can be your … Read More

Interview with Cliff Haman, photographer

Interview with Cliff Haman, photographer [podcast]

[powerpress] Nevin Thompson talks with Cliff Haman, a professional photographer with experience in the games industry who now teaches photography at a university in the Pacific Northwest. He now specializes in photographing and accurately documenting artwork – a very difficult, … Read More

Photo Tips - using flash when it's bright

Flash Photography Tips

To flash or not to flash – when getting started in photography, your flash can be your best friend and also your worst enemy. It is tricky to learn when to use it, when to avoid it and how to … Read More

Angie Across America: Shine your light

How to shoot in low light conditions

When the sun goes down on Halloween night the ghosts, goblins, spotted puppies and fairy princesses all come out for a fun evening of Trick or Treating. This is a prime time to capture great picture and video footage for … Read More

More tips for taking better sports photos

More Tips for Taking Better Sports Photos

We’re in the middle of fall, which means it’s soccer, football, and, for a lucky few, hockey season – there’s plenty of sports, so here are more tips for taking better sports photos. The perfect, game winning goal or the … Read More

More tips for taking better sports photos

Quick tips on taking great sports videos and photos

Fall has arrived, and the crisp air, fall foliage, and excellent autumn light means there are some great opportunities to take photo and video, especially of sports. So, with that in mind, we’ve gathered together a few quick tips about … Read More

More tips for taking better sports photos

Quick Tip: Taking Great Sports Videos and Photos.

All of these tips can be used with muvee Reveal X to make stunning video slideshows. Get the right angle When shooting video of sports, you want to remain in one spot where you will be able to capture the … Read More

Use a video slideshow maker to turn vacation photos into muvees

Use a video slideshow maker to turn vacation photos into muvees

On your next vacation, try using a video slideshow maker to help you create an easy, entertaining way to remember your trip. Well, because we love photographs too, this was one of our motivations for creating our easy video editing … Read More

Improve your landscape shots with our photo slideshow maker

Improve your landscape shots with our photo slideshow maker

Having a great photo slideshow maker certainly helps a great deal in creating the perfect presentation, but any great portfolio draws most of its impact from the photos that it is made from. Landscape and scenery offer a unique challenge … Read More

Sports Videos + Photo Slideshow Maker = Slam Dunk!

Sports Videos + Photo Slideshow Maker = Slam Dunk!

In our age of easily accessible multimedia tools like digital cameras, photo slideshow software, and personal computers capable of video editing, it has become rather simple to create your own sports videos to share with family, friends, or even the … Read More

5 tips for taking action photos perfect for a slideshow maker

5 tips for taking action photos perfect for a slideshow maker

Action photos can be some of the most frustrating shots to try and take. There are so many variables when it comes to getting them right and there is tons of room for error. In addition, these are often the … Read More

Great memes start off with video editing software

Great Memes Start Off With Video Editing Software

What exactly is a meme? Basically it’s a funny video with a unique style that spreads across the internet. Popular video memes are viewed thousands of times (sometimes even millions) and are replicated time and time again. The themes of … Read More

Cool amateur movie making tips

Learn the Terminology in Our Movie Making Forum

The movie making world is filled with a language all its own. As you get started making videos you may stumble across unfamiliar terms. If you have any questions about making movies, or even about how to buy video editing … Read More

5 tips for taking better nighttime photos and using a video creator to show friends

5 tips for taking better nighttime photos and using a video creator to show friends

Nighttime photos can be nothing short of magical if you take them properly, but if you don’t know what you are doing that magical nighttime moment will quickly turn into a blurry, unrecognizable photo. Here are five tips for taking … Read More

5 tips for making better kids videos and using video editing software

5 tips for making better kids videos and using video editing software

To a parent the brightest stars in Hollywood don’t shine brighter than their little ones, but to the rest of us, hours of watching Johnny sing the ABCs is nothing short of torture. If you want others to enjoy your … Read More

How to take better wedding photos [muvee podcast]

Make a wedding video with these 3 photography tips

While June has traditionally been the most popular month for weddings – there is the idea that the weather is better, the days are longer, and there is a wider variety of flowers out in the gardens. There’s also a … Read More

Style by Style - a guide to muvee Styles

Make video slideshows come alive with muvee Styles

We all take a lot of photos and videos when on vacation or even hanging out on the weekend with our kids, but when it comes time to actually make video come alive, well, editing can be tough work. Of … Read More

The Key to Killer Sports muvees – magicSpot for Photos

If you read user profile of Sue Jubb, you learned that she relies heavily on the magicSpot feature to get the pan and zoom just right on her sports photos. We are going to show you how you can make … Read More

More tips for taking better sports photos

Shooting Memorable Sports Photos and Video – Capturing Emotions

With Thanksgiving passed and a chill in the air, it’s prime time for football and other school sports. Sports photography and videography are a lot of fun and it’s very exciting trying to capture the most critical action moments in … Read More