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Alexandrea Becker

13 Graduation Photography Tips: Capture Special Moments Like a Pro
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13 Graduation Photography Tips: Capture Special Moments Like a Pro

Graduation is one of the biggest days of any student’s life, whether it’s a high school graduation or college graduation. You’re going to want to remember the occasion fondly and one of the best ways of doing that is through graduation photography. These are photos you will look back at for the rest of your life, so it is important to be as prepared for your graduation photoshoot as possible.

It’s okay if you aren’t sure where to start on the big day. We have all the graduation photography tips and tricks you’ll need for capturing the day like a pro.

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15 Prom Poses Ideas To Make Your Big Night Memorable
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15 Prom Poses Ideas To Make Your Big Night Memorable

High school prom season is here, and for many, that’s a time for equal parts excitement and trepidation. There’s so much to stress and fret over. But one thing you shouldn’t have to worry about is your prom pictures. Not if you follow this helpful guide. Your prom should be one of the most memorable nights of your life, and you’re going to want to document that as best you can. This is more than just a school dance, after all. You’re going to look back on your prom pictures for the rest of your life, so let’s make sure they capture the occasion in all its glory.

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How Do You Make a Background Transparent?
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How Do You Make a Background Transparent?

You’ve taken an amazing photo, but the background is… less than desirable. Or perhaps you’ve been doing photo shoots at home for so long now that your background and social feeds feel as tired as you are. We’ve got just the trick to spice up your photo editing! It all lies in learning how to remove backgrounds from your image. In this post, we’re going to teach you how to create a transparent background on your image in just a few easy steps. Let’s get to it!

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How Do You Make an Instagram Story?
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How Do You Make an Instagram Story?

Instagram stories are your mainstay for quick and easy everyday interactions on the platform. When learning how to post a story on Instagram, it’s important to lock down the basics. After all, you need to know how to create your own Instagram stories before leveling up and learning hacks and tips for creating one-of-a-kind IG stories. (We love changing our Instagram story backgrounds and creating custom Instagram story templates!). 

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How Do You Change the Background Color on Your Instagram Story?
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How Do You Change the Background Color on Your Instagram Story?

You may have seen stories on Instagram that look too good to have not been customized and wondered, “Hey, how do I do that on my Instagram account, too?” ? Whether you’re sharing a later-gram or a hilarious repost from one of your friends, you can always customize your content share to your own personal style. One of the easiest, littlest known hacks comes with learning how to change background color on Instagram stories.

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Get Inspired With These Awesome Collages
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Get Inspired With These Awesome Collages

You know what they say: Friends who edit together, stay together! At least that’s the case for Jeanne Bransbourg, Kayla Sheeger, Emma Linderman and Ophelia Tucker, the foursome behind the PicsArt and Instagram account @theaveragegatsby. The four girls all met through school and became fast friends thanks to their love of the creative. If you’re

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Magic Effects on Android Are Improved Thanks to Google
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Magic Effects on Android Are Improved Thanks to Google

We are excited to announce that we’ve collaborated with Google to implement their Machine Learning (ML) Kit technology in PicsArt’s Android app to power our Magic Effects. Now, you’re probably wondering what does this all mean, right? Well, in a nutshell it means that PicsArt Android users will now be able to produce awesome, one-tap

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How to Use PicsArt like Digital Artist, Anna McNaught
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How to Use PicsArt like Digital Artist, Anna McNaught

Originally from a one-stoplight town in Pennsylvania, LA-based digital artist, Anna McNaught, has been inspiring creators both on and off PicsArt. If you head over to her profile, @annamcnaughty, you’ll get lost in an array of dreamlike photo edits. Naturally, we were curious about this artist’s endless imagination! Check out her interview with PicsArt below,

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How to Get a VHS Overlay with PicsArt
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How to Get a VHS Overlay with PicsArt

From celebrities to artists, lately everyone has been throwing it back to the 90’s with VHS-inspired photo edits. It’s true, you could dig around in your parents’ basement for the old family camcorder, or you could check out the tutorial below and learn how to make an awesome VHS glitch effect using PicsArt photo editor

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THIS Is the Best Way To Celebrate National Puppy Day 2018
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THIS Is the Best Way To Celebrate National Puppy Day 2018

If you’ve noticed an influx of cute puppy pictures on your newsfeed today, then you probably already know that it’s National Puppy Day! Yeah, our hearts just might explode from how happy National Puppy Day makes us. At this point you’re probably wondering if there’s anything better than cute puppy pictures and National Puppy Day memes.

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