Wednesday Tech Tip: Tips for better portraits

Whether shooting high fashion or senior pictures, these 7 Deadly Sins of Portrait Photography are on the mark. Some are technical tips, some are advice about the relationship/interaction with your subject, but all add up to the difference between great and bad portrait photography. We at Cutcaster would love more interesting and well shot portraits, portraits that seem to tell a story- like this one:

Beautiful girl


Featured Collection: Back to School

The winter holiday passes by too quickly and all too soon, it’s back to school again! Another semester is beginning and if you’re a teacher, administrator, PTA member, librarian, or a supplier for the schools, you’re going to need Cutcaster’s back to school images for your back to school emails, leaflets, and more.



Cutcaster DIY: Homemade Coloring Books

The holidays are over, but the kids are still out of school and need to be entertained. Print up some of our coloring pages and use some of the ideas we’ve pinned over on Pinterest to create fun handmade coloring books. It’s amazing how a box of crayons and a coloring book can keep a child (or adult) entertained (and quiet) for hours!




Featured Collection: Football

‘Tis the season for football fever as teams move into the playoffs and, if they’re lucky, on to the Superbowl. A quick look at  last night was filled with football keywords, teams, players, plays and anything and everything football. Use Cutcaster images to illustrate your parties, gatherings, office pools, or whatever you need images for during this last month of football season.


Cutcaster DIY: Last Minute Gift- Handmade Calendar

In the hustle and bustle of the season, did you forget to get a gift for your Aunt Mary, your Secret Santa, the Office Manager, or the guy who walks your dogs? No problem! Check out our Pinterest DIY Calendar board for all kinds of amazing handmade calendar ideas, then download one of our terrific 2014 calendars and do a little tweaking, crafting and personalizing  to make it your own. You’ll have a perfect handmade gift, and no one will know you forgot!



Wednesday Tech Tip: Recharge your love for photography

Photography love

We all get to a point where we are feeling uninspired, when we feel like our photography brain could use a jump start. This exhaustive list of 54 Reasons to Love Photography in 2013 from will recharge your creativity and love for the art that helps make Cutcaster run.

Check it out, take it in and Fall back in love with photography. Then get back out there and shoot (and, of course, submit to us!)!