Choosing a wedding photographer should be treated like a job interview, not simply comparing rates. Brides who are wedding planning should go into each interview with a potential photographer with questions that will help separate and narrow your list of photographers and help you make one of the most important and stressful decisions of planning your wedding. While planning your wedding you want to ask questions to be prepared, but you don’t want to be a bridezilla before the wedding even begins. Aside from the basic questions including the photographers experience and a sample of their previous work, this article covers 10 essential questions every bride should ask her photographer.Read More
Photography Tips / Articles
Photography tips and articles helping photographers learn techniques for better pictures are plentiful on the web. What makes this blog different is my photography tips are free and available. I work to maintain one goal: to help photographers of all levels. Wedding photographers should browse my tips for better portraits and contact me for individualized help as I have photographed multiple weddings including destination weddings, always seeking methods to make sure the bride is always happy.
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Sunset photography can be tricky if you aren't prepared before heading out to your desired landscape location. This article covers my photography tips for sunset pictures, covering what you need to including the proper equipment, camera settings and tips for behind the lens.Read More
Big Sur, California is one of my favorite locations in Northern California. It offers photographers breathtaking views along Highway 1, rocky seascapes and of course the famous McWay Falls. One of my favorite all time photos comes from McWay Falls during the golden hour near sunset. This article covers my work behind the lens capturing this photograph. The three tips behind the lens on this photo cover: (1) Lighting, (2) Equipment, and (3) Camera Settings.Read More
Photography is a tough business. Regardless of your chosen expertise with photography it is a difficult field to compete finding new clients with the amount of photographers developing with the emergence of higher quality point and shoot cameras. For the emerging photographers it is difficult to calculate how to price photography when so much of it is based on your time and creativity. How much should you charge for a standard portrait session? What costs should go into your pricing? These are all excellent questions I will answer from my experience pricing portrait photography.Read More