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Toy Cameras!

When I started down the analog photography path, I kept seeing articles and listening to podcasts talking about “Lomo this” and “Holga that” and wondered, “What is so special about these cheap plastic cameras?” I figured if you wanted light leaks and distorted photos, you whip out your iPhone, shoot some photos, and run them through VSCO! 406 more words

Film Photography

Final Draft 8 is going BYE BYE!

Final Draft is professional screenwriting software used by aspiring screenwriters and professional, card carrying Writers’ Guild members who’ve had their work published and/or produced.

I’ve used FD8 since, well – forever. 181 more words


Knitting in the Round AHA! Moment

Are you someone who tried knitting in the round on two circular needles or using Magic Loop and struggled to figure out why on earth anyone would use either of these methods? 762 more words


DS Odds & Ends

Just a quick post today to talk about three new products that may seem a little strange, but have become new favorites of mine!

Face Secrets Shade Switch Cosmetic Brush Shade Remover… 322 more words

Beauty Blog

Newsflash: I'm Cheap.

Well, maybe not cheap, but I don’t have a ton of disposable income, which is why I have to browse the bargains for gear to help me achieve what I want out of my photography. 461 more words

Analog Hobbyist

Buying Elastic

There are quite a few different types of elastic on the market for sewing and craft making. It can be rather confusing to be sure what you need. 991 more words


Scissors and More

Do you remember your first pair of scissors?

Or when you first discovered how scissors worked? Oh, the power! Memories of scissors incidents came flooding back to me the other day when a customer came in with a brand new child’s jacket that was the victim of someone’s first experience with a good pair of scissors. 1,183 more words