5 Tips For Making Your Instagram Pictures Awesome

Looking at all the displays that can be created using Instagram prints, it got us here at Printicular thinking. People only want to display photos that they think are totally awesome and want to show off, right? Instagram has the ability to make all your photos look like works of art, so to make your life a little more easy we have brought to you 5 tips for getting your Instagram pictures worthy of a display!   Tip 1: Use your favorite camera app Instagram is generous enough that it allows you to take your photo in whatever camera app suits you best (you can then import your photo to Instagram). You then have a clean photo to work with, as opposed to the smaller lens that is in the Instagram Camera. Tip 2: Utilize natural light Preferably use natural lighting and if possible avoid flash (unless you’re in a situation where there is no light). There is nothing worse than a harsh flash ruining nice natural lighting. The flash on a Smartphone will point directly at your subject, creating harsh shadows. In good lighting situations your photos will look much better! Tip 3: Use Unique Angles Why not show the viewer your subject in a new way? This is easily done by experimenting with the angle you’re snapping at. For example why not try taking pictures from above, below or off to the side of your subject, this will provide a unique viewpoint making it fresh and unexpected. Tip 4: Apply filters and photo editing apps Don’t be scared to give your photo that unique edit. Whether it’s a frame,...

Why we Love an Instagram Wall Collage

  There are so many awesome ways to display your Instagram prints in your home and today we are going to share with you an easy way to show-off your favourite Instagram photos!   A wall collage made with Instagram pictures is simple and easy to do, especially with the 4×4 prints and even the 8×8 making for a very crafty display. All you need is an empty space on a chosen wall, some strong double-sided tape and of course your favourite Instagram prints that you want displayed.   Below are examples of cool, easy to do collages that our Printicular users, just like you have created.  They have stuck to a simple, yet effective square design and don’t they look great!!     How you display your Instagram wall collage is completely up to you, you do not need to be restricted to a square shape, try making whatever shape that will suit your space best. In fact, we have  a Printicular follower who cleverly made a heart shape collage with their Instagram Prints:     A few good tips to get started is to firstly measure your space ahead of time; this just lets you know exactly how many Instagram photos you need to print and exactly where your wall collage will go. The last thing you need when putting you wall collage together is to realize all your photos won’t fit or even more frustrating, you run out of photos. And secondly, use masking-tape to evenly separate the gaps between your Instagram photos, after all your hard work you will be annoyed to then notice your...