iOS 12 Quick Update

Updated iPhone and iPad Today Morning everyone! I’m back from training and updated this morning. I didn’t have any issues. What about you? Have you updated your devices? Any issues you have had or seen others have? Let me know! This will be quick as I need to get to work! As you can see in photo below, the first thing I noticed was the bolder “predictive” text. Predictive text is the text that shows when you start typing. It’s predicting what word you might want so you can tap on the word. Maybe Apple just made the background a … Continue reading iOS 12 Quick Update

Software Updates for Apple

Image Credit: Pixaby Software Updates READ the Links Below Before Updating Well it’s been a very busy week for me and Apple! 😂  I’m still reading and watching videos to give you the most accurate information.  I’ll be in training classes next week, but plan to update at night. Just to be sure you know how serious I am about updating, I will NOT update until Thursday!!!  It will be soooooo hard, I mean really hard, but I’ll be searching the internet during breaks and reaching out to tech groups I follow to see if they have heard of any … Continue reading Software Updates for Apple

Fun Photo Tip-Do Your Photos Move?

Image Credit: Pixaby Have you ever received a photo in your messages, or saved one from an email?  You open the photo to get a better look and it keeps changing direction? Apple calls this “Portrait Orientation”.  I call it very annoying!😡  Today we solve this problem! Portrait Orientation: Easy Way to Lock the Photo What a mouthful to say, “Do you have Portrait Orientation lock on?”  Huh??? Sure would be a lot easier to explain and to say,  “Do you want to stop your photos from moving?”  YES!!!  See I prefer the easy way.  So just to clarify which … Continue reading Fun Photo Tip-Do Your Photos Move?

Reblog Today! iPhone Photography — thisblessedhouse

Good Morning, Time for Reblog It’s Saturday morning and instead of sleeping in, I decided to search for a great post to reblog!  Mobile photography gets a lot of grief sometimes, but it’s so convenient.   If you take the time to learn how it acutally works, I think you’ll love it too.  Jessica at This Blessed House gives great advice and list a few apps to try as well.  She also has lots of other interesting subjects too.  Check out her site! Great information on mobile photography!  Have a great weekend everyone!           Read more … Continue reading Reblog Today! iPhone Photography — thisblessedhouse

Air Pods and Apple TV and Photo Tips!

Apple has a large variety of products.  The tips below will apply to a few new things that have not been posted before.  I hope one of them helps you use your technology to enhance your use of mobile devices! Air Pods The Air Pods have been one of the best wireless ear buds I’ve used, not because they are Apple, but because they work so well and I’ve never had them fall out.  I know, amazing! One of the best uses is setting up your Air Pods bluetooth with Apple TV 4th generation or above.  Now you can watch … Continue reading Air Pods and Apple TV and Photo Tips!

Apple Watch as Camera Remote

If you have an Apple Watch and an iPhone you now have a way to take a photo using your watch! How to Set Up Your Watch as a Remote for Photos Even though you can’t actually take a photo with your watch by itself, you can use the watch remotely to take the shot! First set up your photo.  Let’s say you’re at a family gathering at a restaurant and you want to be in the group photo too.  Since most of us don’t carry around a mini tripod, you can use a shelf or something on a table … Continue reading Apple Watch as Camera Remote

Tips for Great Photos and Blog Party

Do you like to take photos with your iPhone or iPad?  You can get some amazing photos with both of these devices.   The majority of my photos are taken on my phone.  A few are taken on my iPad Pro, which Apple has greatly improved the camera.  Below are a few tips to try and if you don’t like the outcome, you can just delete and try something new.  That makes it so easy to try something new! Photo Tips to Try Shoot from a low angle:  Most of us take photos from chest height. Try changing up the perspective. … Continue reading Tips for Great Photos and Blog Party

Tips Using Notes with Instagram

Are you an Instagram lover?  Well I have a tip for you!  Actually, this tip could be used in many ways, but this specifically applies to Instagram. Copy/Paste Your #’s So if you use Instagram on a regular basis, you’ll love this tip.  When you post on Instagram, you “tag” others with the same interests as you by using a (hashtag) # in front of a word.  For example enter #photos and you’ll see how many people have posted to this same interest using the same #photos.  Below is what you’ll see if you enter #photos.   My #’s for … Continue reading Tips Using Notes with Instagram

Photos App and Fun Tips

If you love to take photos on your phone like I do, then you’ll love reading this post!  Most iPhones back to iPhone 4 had a decent camera.  Now most iPhones have AMAZING cameras whether you’re at the beach, playing with the kids, or taking photos of your fur babies!  Let’s go over a few fun tips to use on your iPhone.  If you would like to know exactly how and what your phone’s camera can do, go to my link here for a free user guide. FREE User Guides! Find a Photo Fast Open the Photos app on your phone.  … Continue reading Photos App and Fun Tips

Photos Can Help with Memory

Memory is a funny thing.  Where did I park the car at the mall?  What door did I come through?  Ok, this only happened to me twice, but that was enough.  Never again will I have Mall Security drive me around looking for my car. 🚗 Wondering how can photos help with your memory?  Start taking photos of everything.  It’s easy, fun, and doesn’t cost a thing.  Here is my favorite example of how I use photos to help me daily. Photos and Shopping Think back to your last shopping trip.  Maybe you’re at the mall shopping for a pair … Continue reading Photos Can Help with Memory