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Bokeh How-To Photography

Bokeh Photography! A Fun Way to Photograph Christmas Lights

Learning how to photograph Christmas lights is always a fun challenge to take on – why not mix it up a little bit more by being able to create your own custom-shaped bokeh as well? “Wait, what is bokeh?” That’s a great question! Bokeh (pronounced “bow-kay”) is essentially the Japanese word for an aesthetic “blur.” Bokeh photography […]

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How to Make Christmas Light Balls

Christmas light balls are extremely popular outdoor Christmas decorations that are unique in appearance. Many times found in holiday light shows, botanical gardens, and other elegant displays, Christmas light balls are actually easy to make with just a few supplies. Based on the popularity of our How to Make Outdoor Christmas Decorations blog post, we […]

Wrapping Outdoor Trees with Lights

How to Wrap a Tree with Lights

Wrapping outdoor trees with Christmas lights creates beautiful outdoor Christmas decorations using your yard’s natural aesthetic. Wrapped outdoor trees are often seen in botanical gardens and light shows, and suit any decor. While it may look like a challenge, it is easy once you know the steps. Learn to wrap trees like a professional by […]

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How to Photograph a Christmas Tree

Knowing how to photograph a Christmas tree with a DSLR camera requires a familiarity with using manual controls. However, being familiar with manual controls is not the same as knowing how to shoot a brightly illuminated tree in a dark room. Many times pictures come out with lights or even the tree very blurry, overexposed, […]

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How Much Electricity Do My Christmas Lights Use?

Everyone wants to save money during the holidays. If you want to save money with your Christmas lights display, it is helpful to know much power you are using. Once you know how much electricity you are using, you can find ways to lower your wattage and reduce your bill. Below you will find a […]

LED Lights, Mason Jar Decor

Show Pride with Patriotic Lights and Decor

Patriot Day is a time for remembrance and reflection on the tragedy of September 11th, 2001. It is also a day to show pride in our country and all those who serve and protect our freedoms. As the 13th anniversary of September 11th  approaches we would like to offer some ideas on how to commemorate this […]

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How To Light Up The Ultimate Summer Luau

Did you know that although Luau’s are well known for their lively music and dancing the true meaning for the word Luau is Feast? While “feast” typically refers to an abundance of food, perfect planning and decor can transform any Luau into a feast for the eyes! Bright tropical hues accent everything from food to […]

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Top Reasons Why Mom is the “Light of the Party”

Moms help to make so many parties and celebrations a success, and we want to take some time to acknowledge them this coming Mother’s Day. In honor of all the moms out there who bake, decorate, prepare, clean, lead, follow….we present the Top Reasons Why Mom is the “Light of the Party”! We especially like […]

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LED Lights, Mason Jar Decor

Show Pride with Patriotic Lights and Decor

Patriot Day is a time for remembrance and reflection on the tragedy of September 11th, 2001. It is also a day to show pride in our country and all those who serve and protect our freedoms. As the 13th anniversary of … [Read More...]

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Eco Friendly LED Lighting

How Eco Friendly LED Bulbs Impact Landfills

In a world that has ever increasing energy demands, examining the role that lighting can play in environmental stability has become an increasingly popular discussion. For many, this discussion is focused purely on how … [Read More...]

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