More and more we are seeing scrappers using smartphone and smart device screenshots on their layouts to help tell their stories and document their lives. As technology becomes so integrated into our daily lives, it only makes sense that it would be difficult to document large parts of our days, without a few screenshots.
I know as digital scrappers, we are usually pretty tech savvy, but I’m sure there are readers that might not know how to take a screenshot. This is for YOU <3
On any iDevice, you just push the power button and the home button at the same time. If your sound is turned on, you will hear the camera shutter sound when the screen has been captured. The screen capture can then be found in your Photos.
Android is more tricky as it’s different based on which OS you are running and sometimes, the phone. I found some tutorials for you though:
If your Android device isn’t there, I would suggest Googling “screenshot” along with your phone model. You should be able to easily find instructions that way.
How You Use Screenshots
From weather, to text coversations, schedules, games, apps you love, and how you use them; you are including it all on your layouts through screenshots. Here are some fun examples I found from around Digiland (all layouts are linked to original location