For those who are interesting in photography and journaling, it is very common to combine these two activities to be photo journaling. In this activity, you can take some photos that record your trips, events, or other special events. A photo journal can document the history of your experience that you can keep forever. At this time, this article will give you some tips for keeping a photo journal.
The first thing that you have to do is to get your photo journal to be organized. You also need to make a plan on how you want the journal to look. You can choose from online journal, printed journal, or a computerized photo journal. Besides, do not forget to decide how many times you want to place entry into your photo journal.
Secondly, you need to choose the topic. You can make a journal by event or by date. If you want to create a regular journal or diary, you can add a photo each day so that the photos will depict your day. Or, you can make your journal by topic when you want to create a journal of special event in your life like birth or a wedding. Additionally, you also can set up a topic journal that represents your hobby like gardening.
Thirdly, you have to determine your goal. Some people may make photo journal for keeping history. However, for some journalists make photographs and write about certain events to share their feelings.
Fourthly, you can share online so that other people will also enjoy your photos. You can join some sites that allow you to upload photo each day. By adding captions to your photo, people who see your picture will know the location, the event, and also the date when the photo is taken.
Lastly, you can also keep your photo journal just like a scrapbook and decorate every page with borders, captions, and fancy lettering. Actually, photo journaling is a lot like scrapbooking so that you can look at the photos every time you want to feel your memories in the past.