How to Prepare for Your Wedding Photography Consultation

It’s engagement session, which means it’s also booking session for wedding vendors! Now is the time to be scheduling consultations with vendors that you are interested in hiring for your wedding, especially if your wedding is planned for this up coming summer or fall. The following list will help you prepare for your consultation with…

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Gender Reveal Portrait Session – Behind the Scenes

This past Monday I photographed a really awesome gender reveal session. My goal with this portrait session was to do something different. We have all seen the gender reveal where the mommy-to-be releases pink or blue balloons from the box. It’s be done… quite a bit. I wanted to do something that hadn’t been done…..

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How to do a Reverse Image Search

I write for two blogs, both of which predominately display my photography. While I always watermark my images there is still a worry that a photograph will be stolen and used without permission. This is a huge concern for photographers who post pictures of children. In fact, the blogger network that I am a part…

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Wedding Photography on a Budget

I am always hearing from couples who are trying to stay within a tight budget for their weddings. Weddings are expensive, and costs can add up very quickly, but your wedding is not the time to trust your photography to an amateur. It’s an extremely important time in your life, and you want the images…

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When to Hire Your Wedding Photographer

Most photographers book months in advance, so you don’t want to wait too long before contacting possible wedding photographers. Your search should begin around a year before your wedding date and if you want to ensure you get the photographer of your choice you should consider booking around 6 months from the date. Not everyone…

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The Importance of an Event Photography Contract

When hiring a photographer for portraits it’s not usually necessary to have a contract but when it comes to any event, whether it is a wedding, a party, or a corporate event, it’s imperative to have one. It amazes me that any service professional in this day and age would work without a contract. Contracts…

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Choosing a Wedding Photography Package

While looking for your wedding photographer can be fun, it’s not always easy. I have found that many couples agonized over which wedding photography package to choose. They don’t want to pay for more than they need. They also don’t want to end up not having enough coverage. Don’t let this decision spoil your fun!…

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