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Annie Leibovitz Picked Columbia, SC. You Should Too.

Put your iPhone in your pocket, people: It’s time to take a look at some bona fide, hanging-on the wall works by one of the most legendary photographers of our time. (Oh hush, we still like your Instagram pics.) Today in Columbia legendary Annie Leibovitz debuted her newest collection at The Columbia Museum of Art, the only museum on the […]

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You Shot It: Southern Summer Photo Challenge

This week wrapped-up our very first photo challenge. For 30 days we asked you to post pictures of your best summer moments from kicking back at the lake, to celebrating July 4th, and cruising your hometown farmers’ market. We had a blast looking through all the images. Each one reminded us of how lucky we are to live in the […]

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Fireworks & Fanfare

No rain clouds could keep the festive spirit out of our Fourth of July celebrations. Despite having less-than-perfect weather in Birmingham, our editors didn’t miss out on the chance to revel on the 4th. Here is a look at how our team reigned in the holiday. Executive food editor Hunter Lewis cooked up two SL recipes: Oven Cheat Method ribs […]

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You Shot It: Saturday In The South

Every Saturday we ask you to share your favorite weekend views on Instagram and Twitter using #SouthernSnapshot. Here are our favorite pics of the week. Keep submitting and your picture could end up on the site! 

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The July Issue; What You Didn’t See

Every month we have to decide what images will ultimately end up in the issue. With so many great options, it’s not easy to choose which ones make the cut. Here, are some of our favorite images that didn’t make the issue. Which is your favorite? Wally, the store pet at The Pink Crab Boutique, in Old Town Annapolis, Maryland. […]

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You Shot It: Saturday in the South

Every Saturday we ask you all to share your favorite weekend views on Instagram and Twitter using #SouthernSnapshot. Believe us, it’s not easy to narrow down the selection. Thank you for your gorgeous contributions.¬†Here are our favorite pics from last week.

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You Shot It: Weekends in the South

Every Saturday we ask you all to share your favorite weekend views on Instagram and Twitter using #SouthernSnapshot. The results are always gorgeous with uploads of everything from rustic abandoned buildings to colorful blooms and cute pics of the fam. Here, are favorite user-submitted shots of late.

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10 Pictures You Missed In The June Issue

We had a great deal of fun putting together our June issue. From fabulous beach trips under $500, to tasty peach cobblers, and dreamy lake houses, in this month’s issue we celebrate the best of the beginning of summer in the South. As always, there are a bevy of images that have to get left on the cutting room floor […]

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You Shot It: Traveling Through Mississippi

Every week we ask you to share your favorite Southern sights using #SouthernSnapshot. This week we are loving the Mississippi shots captured by @F8inMemphis. Here are some of our favorites and the photographer’s descriptions for the images.

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Take The Perfect Beach Family Portrait

We’ve all seen the posed shots with everyone in white shirts and khaki pants. You can do better, with these three expert tips. 1. Wear some color. White is the most difficult color to shoot. For other palette options, mix in corals, pinks, and navy, which photograph better than white and other shades similar to sand. 2. Shoot in early […]

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