These tips, contests, resources, and more about Instagram can help you improve your photography, following, and joining the creative community.

Winners for the #NJspotsYou Portrait Challenge

We were excited to have our community join in on this new challenge this month to show off some of the portrait skills around New Jersey. By tagging #NJspotsYou, we were able to follow along some great ideas and creative ideas. Out of hundreds of entries for the challenge we are happy to announce our winner and runner-ups.

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What is ISO & How Does It Work?

Whether photography is a passionate hobby or a professional job, when we all start out with our first cameras we are all a bit clueless. Generally, we start in “auto” mode and just start snapping. Eventually, with time and experimentation, we graduate to using manual modes to help capture the scenes as we see them by adjusting settings. (more…)

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Best of 2018 Photo Contest Winners

The Best of 2018 Photo Contest was the first of it’s kind. Normally the NJspots contests are running on Instagram, but we wanted to open up the competition to be bigger than just Instagram users. With 126 photo entries, 3539 votes, and over 36,250 views this was one of the greatest contests we have hosted. The NJspots Team wants to take a moment and THANK YOU for all your support and great participation during the contest! Now onto our winners! (more…)

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4 Unique Ways To Grow Your Instagram

There have been spam bots, follow bots, liking bots, and every kind of bot you can think of that has infiltrated the Instagram atmosphere. With the recent crackdowns on spam services connected to Instagram, now’s the time to use REAL ways to grow your Instagram account.

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