What’s your business image? Do your photos online and on your website tell the story of your business and help you connect with your customers? Do your customers recognize you when they meet you in person? Professional business portraits can be a big boost for your business image. With the internet, business is more personal than ever. We want to see and know who we’re doing business with. All the buzz these days is about networking and relationship building, both with customers and with … [Read more...] about Boost Your Business with Professional Business Portraits
Wedding photography is a common starting point for aspiring professional photographers. Weddings can be a lot of fun and can be a steady source of photography income. Weddings can also be highly stressful. If you want to become a successful wedding photographer you need to be prepared before you agree to photograph your first wedding. Weddings are a once-in-a-lifetime event for the bride and groom. There are no do-overs. If you are not prepared and you miss important photographs, you could … [Read more...] about How to Become a Successful Wedding Photographer
What do May flowers bring? Happy photographers, of course (and you thought I was going to say Pilgrims!). Now that we are fully into spring, there are beautiful blooms everywhere I look in Colorado. With a warm and sunny forecast, it was time for me to get out and photograph those may flowers while they're here. I rearranged my schedule last week so I could spend some time in my yard photographing the neighbor's lilacs that grow over my back fence, my beautiful apple blossoms that weren't … [Read more...] about If April Showers Bring May Flowers, What Do May Flowers Bring?
Believe it or not, many of those who are new to wedding photography often find wedding portraits or formal group photos the most challenging. It can be difficult to corral a large group and unlike in a studio, photographers have less control over the area’s lighting. Weddings are set in all kinds of places, from religious buildings to outdoors spaces, and photographers need to do their best to adjust. To make things a bit easier, here are some tips to consider. Scope the Place Out To avoid … [Read more...] about How to Get Perfect Wedding Portrait Photos
Photography has long been one of the world's most popular hobbies. Not only does it allow us to exercise our creativity, we can also create and capture memories, record important historic events and express ourselves artistically in ways that words sometimes fail us. Being both a writer and a photographer, I love words and I love photographs. And I especially love it when I can combine the two. If a picture is worth a thousand words, I think they must multiply tenfold when they are combined. So … [Read more...] about 14 Creative Photography Quotes to Inspire You