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Idea #6

Take some photos of the family to give as gifts.

Grandparents and other close relatives LOVE pictures of their adorable grandkids. Its especially nice today… well, its nice and snowy, but you know what I mean, so today would be a great day to go outside and have a friend take pictures of you!

You could go to one of the craft stores and buy an inexpensive frame and paint it really nice, making the present even more personal. Or you could try something a little different and get some tissue paper and (slightly) watered down glue and decoupage the frame.

Check out these books for some photography tips:

Kodak guide to digital photography
Rob Sheppard
775 S549k

Shooting digital : pro tips for taking great pictures
Mikkel Aaland
778.3 A112s

Digital photography for teens
Marc Campbell
775 C187d

The digital photography book. Volume 2 : the step-by-step secrets for how to make your photos look like the pros!
Scott Kelby
775 K29d v. 2

These are only a few of all the great books on photography. Just check out the 775 area.


About kitkat

I'm a teen services librarian in Chili (pronounced Chai-Lie) New York with a passion for engaging teens in the love of reading, libraries and having fun!
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