Why Your Pictures Are Disappointing You

Three Pro Secrets that will transform YOUR Photography NOW The key to a successful image is the ability to communicate your feeling, idea, situation or...

A guide to backing up your digital photos

Part 3 of 3  (If you missed the previous two columns on how to back up your digital photos, go to the archives www.MintHilTimes.com) Adding...

A guide to backing up your digital photos-Part 2 of 3

Choosing an online cloud backup service One of the most effective ways to back up photos on smartphones is by using one of several well-known...

A Guide to backing up your digital photos

A Guide to Backing Up Digital Photos- A 3 part series If you’re snapping away without a backup plan for your photos, beware: In an...

The value of a Professional Photographer

I’d be lying if I said that I didn’t I love using my phone to capture everyday moments of my friends, family, pets, and...

Familiar Places

I challenge you to take a look at your surroundings.  Once you really begin to look at the world to capture photographs, everything begins...

Holidays

So many memories to capture this time of year.  Whether you are using a SLR camera or your camera phone, these  tidbits may help...

Honoring My Hero… My dad

As we approach the month of November, my heart grows a bit heavy for a few reasons. Don’t get me wrong... I love the...

Portrait meets Art

For the last few years I have been expanding my creative world and started working with oil paints on canvas.  Painting incorporates my love...

How to Take Better Vacation Pictures

One of the main things on everyone’s packing list is a camera. It doesn’t matter if it’s a phone camera, a point-and-shoot, or a...

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Mint Hill Historic Village Has A Busy Autumn Agenda

MINT HILL, NC - If you need to get out during the historic pandemic, a great place to visit for a beautiful stroll into...

A Weekly Focus On Local Business And Our Chamber Of Commerce

Chamber Spotlight  Name: Andy Wood Business: Carolina Retirement Solutions Role: Financial Planner Why did you join the Chamber: "To get involved with the Mint Hill business community." Fun fact: "I went to Clear Creek...

Get Grit

MINT HILL, NC - What is grit and why is it important? My definition of grit is perseverance with a purpose. It’s knowing where...

Domestic Travel By Personal Transportation

CHARLOTTE - Everyone will be required to wear a mask when in a public area such as a Hotel Lobby, Restaurant, Resort public area,...

News You Can Use: Medical Professionals Weigh In On The Flu Shot

CHARLOTTE - What is the flu shot, and why do I need it? “The flu vaccine causes antibodies to develop in the body about two...

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Mint Hill Historic Village Has A Busy Autumn Agenda

MINT HILL, NC - If you need to get out during the historic pandemic, a great place to visit for a beautiful stroll into...

News You Can Use: Medical Professionals Weigh In On The Flu Shot

CHARLOTTE - What is the flu shot, and why do I need it? “The flu vaccine causes antibodies to develop in the body about two...

ECHO Training Offers Firearms Training For All Ages And Skill Levels

CHARLOTTE - ECHO Training, owned and operated by Michael Pegram, offers a wide variety of firearms training and safety classes for all ages and...

Queen’s Grant High School Finds Success With Blended Learning Plan

MINT HILL, NC - An average day at Queen’s Grant High School this fall begins in the carpool lane, where staff with iPads and...

Happy 100th Birthday Jane Christopher

MINT HILL, NC - Along with family and friends, the Mint Hill Police and Fire Departments, celebrated Jane’s 100th birthday with a “Ride Around”...