Do-It-Yourself Photography Projects

It doesn’t matter if you’re a professional photographer or a beginner, digital photography can be expensive. I don’t imagine there are too many people out there with their “wish list” complete. To help alleviate some of the “I want” pains, here are several articles that will teach you how to make your own digital photography equipment and gadgets, from tripods to backdrop stands. Save money, get creative and have fun with these easy-to-follow do-it-yourself projects! Here you will also find DIY photography crafts, providing you with ways to give your photos the attention they deserve.

Best DIY Photography Gifts

Ever thought of making your own photo gifts, like a mug, scrapbook, magnet and more? We’ve rounded up 15 incredibly creative ways to turn digital photos into treasured memories. You can even learn how to wrap your gifts in DIY photo projects like personalized wrapping paper and gift tags!

How to Mat a Photo With Professional Results

Matting a photo offers many benefits: it protects the image from direct contact with the glass; the mat provides artistic space; and if you’re trying to sell photographs, mats and frames add a polished, professional appearance that will attract potential buyers. Learn how to mat a photo on your own.