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INSTAGRAM EDITS FOR EVERY SEASON

Hello, it’s me again!

I’m excited about today’s blog post! I’ve been toying with the idea of doing this kind of post for aaaaages, thinking maybe people wouldn’t like the edits I chose but hey, I’ve decided to do it!

This blog post is all about how I edit my photos for each season – I’m too co-ordinated, I know. I’ve included four options for each season so you can choose to use one that tickles your fancy!

All of my edits are done on the VSCO app which is free on any app store and is a godsend for helping with Instagram themes! Another app I use for my stories and blog is Unfold, which is also free!

All edits I’ve chosen are on my Pinterest board, which you can find here! I update this board regularly so give it a cheeky follow to keep checking it out!

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SPRING EDITS

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CACTI

FILTER: C1 +12

EXPOSURE: -3

TINT: +2

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REFRESHING SPRING

FILTER: F2 +1

CONTRAST: +1

SATURATION: +2

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SPRING PINKS

FILTER: C1 +7

EXPOSURE: +0.5

CONTRAST: -1.0

SATURATION: +0.5

TEMPERATURE: -1.0

TINT: -1.0

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FADED SPRING

FILTER: P5 +6

FADE: +6

SHARPEN: +5

 

My favourite from these edits is Cacti as I think you could use it all year round! Look out for it on my Instagram feed one day!

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SUMMER EDITS

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GOMEZ

FILTER: HB2 +12

EXPOSURE: -2

TEMPERATURE: -1

SATURATION: +1

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VINTAGE SUMMER #1

FILTER: J2 +12

EXPOSURE: -1.5

CONTRAST: -2.5

SATURATION: +1.5

HIGHLIGHTS: +5.0

TEMPERATURE: +1.5

TINT: +1.5

SKIN TONE: -2.7

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VINTAGE SUMMER #2

FILTER: M5 +12

EXPOSURE: +3

CONTRAST: -2

SATURATION: +1

CLARITY: +3

GRAIN: +6

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PINK TONES

FILTER: A5 +12

EXPOSURE: -1

CONTRAST: +2

SATURATION: -1

TEMPERATURE: +1

TINT: +6

SKIN TONE: -3

FADE: +1

 

If you’ve been an Insta follower since April, you may recognize the last two!

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AUTUMN EDITS

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FALL LEAVES

FILTER: J2 +12

TEMPERATURE: +2

TINT: -3

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AUTUMNAL BREAKFAST

FILTER: C7 +12

EXPOSURE: +1

CONTRAST: +1

SATURATION: +1

TEMPERATURE: +1

TINT: +1

FADE: +3

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OWL

FILTER: 04 +12

EXPOSURE: -1

TEMPERATURE: -1

CONTRAST: -2

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AUTUMN KHAKI

FILTER: A5 +12

EXPOSURE: -2

CONTRAST: +1.5

SATURATION: -2.1

TINT: +4

TEMPERATURE: +1

SKIN TONE: -3

HIGHLIGHTS: +4.3

 

I instantly fell in love with the Autumnal Breakfast filter! It just screams Autumn, especially if a tad of orange or outdoors, are featured in the photo!

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WINTER EDITS

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PINK TINTED CHRISTMAS

FILTER: A5 +12

EXPOSURE: +1

SATURATION: -1

CONTRAST: +2

TEMPERATURE: +1

FADE: +1

SKIN TONE: +3

TINT: +6

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BRIGHT CHRISTMAS

FILTER: C1 +8

FADE: +3

SKIN TONE: +2

TEMPERATURE: -2

HIGHLIGHTS: +12

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CHRISSY LOVE

FILTER: C8 +12

EXPOSURE: -3

CONTRAST: +1

SATURATION: -1

TEMPERATURE: -2

GRAIN: +6

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SNOWY DAYS

FILTER: A5 +15

CONTRAST: +3

FADE: +3

HIGHLIGHTS: +5

TINT: -0.5

SATURATION: -1

SHADOWS TINT: ORANGE +3

 

My favourite edit for winter has to be Bright Christmas – make sure to get some red, green and white in your insta posts to really bring out the Christmassy vibes!

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INSTA EDITING DONE!

Let me know if you enjoyed this blog because it’s something different from my usual posts and I really enjoyed writing it!

Thank you so much for reading!

Let me know what you thought about this blog in the comments, give me a like as well if you fancy!

Send a love letter: indigovioletblogs@gmail.com!

See you soon!

Lots of love,

Niamh

XXX

8 Comments

  1. Connor Gurney
    July 18, 2018 / 7:27 pm

    You look bloody gorgeous, man… the Nutella is better though β€” no offence! Some great edits, and I need you to do my photography in future please. πŸ˜‚

    C x

    • indigovioletdiaries
      Author
      July 18, 2018 / 7:30 pm

      Thanks Con! I second that about the Nutella…it’s number one over everything else! Ha, it’s all photoshop I swear! X

      • Connor Gurney
        July 18, 2018 / 7:32 pm

        Come Photoshop my face please Niamh! πŸ˜‚ X

  2. Lupe
    July 24, 2018 / 2:33 pm

    What a great post! Did you get the Polaroid affect through the unfold app?

    • indigovioletdiaries
      Author
      July 24, 2018 / 2:35 pm

      I did – it costs to have it though! I edit my photos on VSCO and then upload to Unfold! X

  3. October 11, 2018 / 8:37 am

    Yay! Love this! Your editing style is ON-POINT! πŸ’›βœ¨πŸŒ»

    • indigovioletdiaries
      Author
      October 11, 2018 / 9:54 am

      Thank you! ❀️

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