Pixel v. Ink

Opinions and thoughts on photography, print, design and entreprenuership. By the people behind HappyMoose. Publish weekly.

How to choose the right frame for your favourite photos How to choose the right frame for your favourite photos

Make sure the frame fits the style of the photo and the environment it goes in.

03 Nov, 2017
Frame, Matte and Print size explained Frame, Matte and Print size explained

It may not sound like an exciting topic, but understanding how to calculate mat board window opening sizes is important to visualise the frame in your setting

29 Jun, 2017
Help! My Photo Prints are Too Dark! Help! My Photo Prints are Too Dark!

How you can dramatically improve the quality of your photo prints in 30 seconds, even if you don't know anything about exposure, histogram and photo editing.

10 Mar, 2016
A Step-By-Step Guide to Creating Your First Photo Collage A Step-By-Step Guide to Creating Your First Photo Collage

Decide on a theme, pick the hero photos and adjust sizes and alignments. Plus a detailed guide on how to use the free ...

27 Feb, 2016
How to use SnapSeed's HDR Scape to enhance your landscape photo How to use SnapSeed's HDR Scape to enhance your landscape photo

SnapSeed's HDR Scape helps to bring out as much detail as possible in the photo. But if not used carefully, it may ruin your photo too.

28 Jan, 2016
How to remove shadows from faces using Selective Tool How to remove shadows from faces using Selective Tool

This article introduces the three step process to remove unwanted shadows from your photos using the Selective Tool in SnapSeed.

27 Jan, 2016
How to soften high contrast photo using SnapSeed's Ambiance feature How to soften high contrast photo using SnapSeed's Ambiance feature

If you take a photo under direct sunlight, you might find that the print comes out quite pale ...

15 Jan, 2016
A Practical Guide to Holiday Photography for Busy Parents A Practical Guide to Holiday Photography for Busy Parents

We have put together some simple and practice tips and photography ideas for this holiday season. ...

08 Dec, 2015
Quick Guide to Creating Your First Word Art Quick Guide to Creating Your First Word Art

Sit back and enjoy the 90-second video on how to use the free tagul tool to create your first word art.

25 Nov, 2015
Where can I find great images for personal use? Where can I find great images for personal use?

Flickr is by far the best place to find great images for personal use. Here is a quick guide on how to find high quality photos, paintings and illustrations ...

24 Nov, 2015