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Deployed Husband Gets To Be Part Of Wife’s Maternity Photo Shoot

Veronica Phillips wanted to incorporate her deployed husband, Brandon, into her maternity photo shoot.

A military couple separated by deployment got the chance to reunite through photography.

Veronica and Brandon Phillips are a married couple expecting their first child together. Though Veronica is home in Florida, Brandon serves in the Air Force and is currently stationed overseas.

So when it came time to do a maternity shoot, Veronica asked photographer Jennifer McMahon of Jennifer Ariel Photography to incorporate her husband into one of the pictures. The result is stunning.

McMahon believes her photo evokes emotion and tells a beautiful story.

McMahon used Photoshop to put two solo shots of Veronica and Brandon together into one sweet image.

“I had seen many photos where people were Photoshopped in, and I have Photoshopped siblings together before to look like one seamless photo,” McMahon told HuffPost. “After playing around with several edits for a few days and many…

Apple just gave away all the iPhone camera’s secrets

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Just because you know how to press your iPhone’s camera shutter and record button and snap the perf selfie doesn’t mean you’re getting the most out of the incredibly capable camera.

To help iPhone users take better (maybe even “Shot on iPhone” worthy) photos, Apple’s launched a new website with a bunch of informative photography tips and tricks.

Some of these “how to shoot” tutorials may be obvious if you’re already familiar with all of the various modes within the iPhone’s camera app, but chances are you aren’t.

I can’t tell you how many people I know who don’t know how to use settings like High Dynamic Range (HDR), or the exposure slider, or how to snap photos while shooting a video. Also, when to use flash and when not to.

A little knowledge goes a long way to improving your photos. Here are a few tips that caught my eye:

How to shoot a…