Turn Your Photos Into Masterpieces – Giveaway!

I’m addicted to my camera, if you haven’t noticed. I love trying to capture the moments of our everyday lives. And, although of course the quality of my pictures doesn’t come close, the expressions and “naturalness” of my photos are often much better than would be captured in a photo studio, mainly because my kid is always going to be more comfortable with me than any photographer.

So, I take my pictures, then I use my minimal Photoshop talents to try and “fix” my lack of photography skills, which some may argue just mess them up more.

So I was pretty excited when I heard the idea behind a new site called Editingg: with very easy user interface and affordable pricing, they will take your home photos and make them look like they were professionally made.

They can remove distracting objects, blur the backgrounds to make the foreground stand out more prominently, deblur a photo, touchup and enhance faces, and in general make those edits that really make your photo stand out.

They have three levels of service – Basic for $6.99, Premium for $14.99, and Advanced for $24.99, depending on what you want done to your photo. After editing, they just send the photo file back to you, and it is yours to print or publish as you like with no copyrights involved, unlike professional photography.

Editingg has given me two packages of 5 Premium edits each to give away to two of you!!! Each package is worth $75, and is a great way to enhance your photos.

To show their capabilities, they took a few of my photos and worked their magic.

I loved this photo, but it is washed out and the background is too prominent:IMG_9125

When I tried to edit it myself, I ended up over-exposing Ali’s face by over-brightening the picture:
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Editingg took the photo and made it perfectly balanced: a faded out background, Ali’s eyes bright, and her coloring as it naturally should be.
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This family photo was taken of us at Easter, but it was very shadowy. No matter how hard I tried to edit it, I couldn’t get rid of the shadows without messing something else up:

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I LOVE the version from Editingg – SUCH an improvement!! 270b_2

I’ve always loved this pose and expression on Ali, but my refrigerator and messy dining room table always stood out to me more than Ali:
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Editingg blurred the background, fixed the coloring, and made her image stand out much more prominently:

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I’m really impressed with their work, and know you will be too!!!

If you would like to win one of two packages of 5 photo edits from Editingg, simply comment here to enter!

You can earn up to four extra entries if you:

  • Follow Editingg on Twitter
  • Tweet, blog, OR Facebook about this giveaway. If you tweet, please tweet the following: “I just entered to win free professional photo touchups from @editingg! http://bit.ly/editingg “
  • Subscribe to OR Follow my blog
  • Follow me on Twitter OR Facebook

(be sure to leave separate comments for your extra entries.)

Best of luck! This giveaway is open until Monday, August 2nd. The two winners will be randomly selected and posted on my giveaway winners page on Tuesday, August 3rd.


Disclosure: Editingg edited four photos for me for review purposes. I received no other compensation for this giveaway. As always, my opinions are always my own.

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Comments

  1. countryfriedmama says:

    Impressive edits! Of course, your subject is beautiful, so that helps. :-)

  2. What they did to that family Easter photo is a definite editing WOW!

    (And of course, the beautiful family helped greatly too ;-)

  3. Jennifer says:

    those look great!

  4. Jennifer says:

    Im following Them on Twitter

  5. Jennifer says:

    I follow you too!

  6. Jennifer says:

    I just tweeted it! :-)

  7. Leigh of Bloggeritaville says:

    Please enter me. You KNOW that I need this! What fun!!!!!

  8. Leigh of Bloggeritaville says:

    I am a follower on your blog

  9. Leigh of Bloggeritaville says:

    I am a follower on facebook too.

  10. Barnett Family says:

    I would love to do this to some of the pictures of have of the boys.

  11. Barnett Family says:

    And I follow your blog!

  12. Vincenza says:

    I'm a facebook fan

  13. Wish I knew how to edit photos like that. They do a great job.

  14. Forgot to say that I also follow on Facebook.

  15. This Is The Day says:

    Where do you find all this cool stuff? How fun! I've been thinking I should just try to shoot Boo's six month pictures myself…maybe with this I could get something I really like!

  16. This Is The Day says:

    And I follow you on Facebook.

  17. This Is The Day says:

    And I subscribe to your blog…although I'm not smart enough to figure out the google reader. Haha. But I don't read that many blogs anyway, just the ones on my lists.

  18. Jaci Spain says:

    That is awesome…

  19. That's really cool! I'd love to win – I take terrible pictures! :)

  20. The Mama says:

    looks like a cool giveaway – I'll give it a try…

  21. The Mama says:

    and of course I subscribe!

  22. Elizabeth says:

    Wow. That's pretty awesome. My camera is less than thrilling when it takes a photo so this would be cool.

  23. Elizabeth says:

    I follow you on twitter

  24. Elizabeth says:

    And your blog

  25. The Retired Mama says:

    This is such a wonderful product for those of us who are to lazy to learn about photoshop. Thanks for the opportunity to win.

  26. The Retired Mama says:

    I follow you on my Google reader. You are quite the funny writer. Thanks for making me laugh.

  27. Wade's World says:

    Pick me!! Pick me!!!

  28. Wade's World says:

    I'm a facebook follower!

  29. Wade's World says:

    I'm a blog follower!!

  30. Wade's World says:

    I tweeted it!

  31. Wade's World says:

    I'm following them on Twitter!

  32. Uppercase Addict says:

    LOVE IT! This would be awesome to win!

  33. Uppercase Addict says:

    I follow your blog as well :)

  34. Uppercase Addict says:

    And follow you on fb – wow that sounds stalker-ish doesn't it…

  35. I would love to win this! They did an awesome job on the family picture! I have a B&W of Ethan that I've always wanted to get touched up. I'll be using them even if I don't win!

  36. I follow you!

  37. I follow you on FB also!

  38. I put a link on FB for your giveaway.

  39. Oh the fun I could have!

  40. I'm a subscriber

  41. I'm a facebook follower

  42. That is awesome! I can't wait to try editting! I am following editting on Twitter.

  43. I am now following you on Twitter

  44. I was already your fan on Facebook

  45. Wow, that's really cool! I hope I win, my pictures could really use some help, ha ha!

  46. (And I follow you through iGoogle)

  47. I would love to have five of my gazillion photos edited professionally. Thanks for the giveaway!

  48. I follow you on facebook. :-)

  49. And I follow you here. :-)

  50. Lindsay says:

    original comment

  51. Lindsay says:

    following editingg on twitter

  52. Lindsay says:

    following you on twitter and fb

  53. Lindsay says:

    subscribe to your blog.

    And I think that about covers it :).

  54. This looks spectacular!

  55. This is just what I have been looking for. I just took my son's senior pictures and have been trying to photoshop them but they are still not looking like I want them to. Please enter me in….. I can't believe my son is a senior. Take lots of pictures the time goes by so quick.

  56. ruthhill74 says:

    Please enter me! Looks great.

    ruthaw_1974@yahoo.com

  57. ruthhill74 says:

    gfc follower of your blog

    ruthaw_1974@yahoo.com

  58. ruthhill74 says:

    follow you on facebook

    ruthaw_1974@yahoo.com

  59. The changes to the photos look great. Please enter me in the giveaway.

  60. mlambchopper says:

    I'm a horrible picture taker..like I'm being totally HONEST! I love the Easter picture…I thought how could they make that better? But, somehow it got even more beautiful. Awesome!! That thing could be a life changer for me.

    And, I must say, Birmingham is beautiful and seems very cool. My youngest (who is 22) is dating someone who has the possibility of (when he gets a promotion) someday perhaps moving there. At first, I was mortified as I seem to have children that just cannot stay put and are adventurous to say the least.

    Then, I thought of you. :) I thought if my baby doll ever moves to Birmingham, I already know someone. BTW, they aren't even engaged yet. But, I'm already just reviewing my options.
    P.S. Glad my RACHEL is HOME!!!!!

  61. MOMFOREVERANDEVER says:

    would love to try this

  62. sweepmom says:

    Very cool. I have some photos that could really use some help.

  63. Janna @ Feed Your Pig says:

    Thanks for entering me! Great Contest!

    Janna Johnson
    janna@FeedYourPigBlog.com
    jannajanna@hotmail.com
    http://www.FeedYourPigBlog.com

  64. Wendy Lou says:

    Very cool. I'd love to win!

  65. Hi, My name is Tasha and I just started following your blog, which I love:) Please enter me in the drawing, yours picks turned out so well, Thanks

  66. Christen says:

    I love what they did with your Easter picture, it looks awesome!

  67. Christen says:

    I follow your blog!

  68. I just found your blog today and am more than happy to follow it, even if it weren't for the entry. Thanks for making me laugh!

  69. All 4 Him says:

    Pretty Cool

  70. Love the editing! Would love to win!

    alittlepieceofheaven7779(at)yahoo(dot)com

  71. Following @editingg on Twitter

    alittlepieceofheaven777(at)yahoo(dot)com

  72. Tweet: http://twitter.com/hle123/status/20090089561

    alittlepieceofheaven777(at)yahoo(dot)com

  73. Following @ObjectivityRach on Twitter (@hle123)

    alittlepieceofheaven777(at)yahoo(dot)com

  74. Jennifer Neal says:

    Wow, they do great work! Nice pictures too :)

  75. I love trying new things with pictures and I'd love to try this out!

  76. FDP 4 Life says:

    i would love to try this
    susansmoaks at gmail dot com

  77. this is quite impressive. I would love to have the chance to have a flawless picture of my daughter… (even though she is perfect the way she is :)

  78. hammielover1 says:

    I have a few pics that could sure use a dose of this! (lol)

  79. Bakersdozen says:

    I would love to use this for family photos. I used my wedding picture for a poster and had a really hard time editing it the way I wanted to. vidomich(at)yahoo(dot)com

  80. Please enter me :)

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