Category Archives: Wedding Photography Tips

Why Brides Should Pick Established Wedding Professionals

Just today I was heard from several venues and wedding planners about how a local one-stop shop wedding vendor closed its doors and left its brides in a lurch with no services and no refunds. Sadly this is happening more … Continue reading

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Sunset Weddings

Do you want a sunset wedding? If so you must plan carefully and be willing and able to stick to a tight schedule. Many times brides ask about a sunset wedding or sunset during their formal images. They can be … Continue reading

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Unplugged Wedding

The bride and groom are focused on each other, but take a quick moment to look out at their friends and family that have gathered to celebrate their special day expecting smiles looking their way. What they see though are … Continue reading

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Seeing Each Other Before The Ceremony? Part 3

And now we come to the final part of our three part series on should a bride and groom see each other before the wedding. Here we will look at the advantages and disadvantages to seeing each other before the … Continue reading

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Seeing Each Other Before The Ceremony? Part 2

In an earlier blog, I explained the origins of the tradition of the bride and groom seeing each other before the ceremony. Sometimes a bride or groom wants to dismiss this tradition, but the other still wants to hold onto … Continue reading

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Seeing Each Other Before The Ceremony? Part 1

Should a bride and groom see each other before the ceremony? It depends on the bride and groom! The Tradition: Many people believe that it is bad luck for the bride and groom to see each other before the wedding … Continue reading

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Would you let a bus driver drive a nascar racing car in the Daytona 500?

Would you let a bus driver drive a Nascar racing car in the Daytona 500? No!! Why not? They are both professional drivers. A Nascar racing car is very different from a bus. The controls are different, the speed is … Continue reading

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Why Photographers Want To Be The Only One Taking Formal Pictures

You’ve all seen the contracts where the photographer specifies that they are to be the ONLY photographer taking pictures at the wedding. While I don’t mind during the reception, there are times when other photographers can really hinder a professional … Continue reading

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Tips For a Great Engagement Session

Engagement session styles have changed over the years. Ten years ago most Engagement sessions consisted of portraits at a photography studio. The past few years the style of Engagement sessions have become more laid-back and fun; designed to bring out … Continue reading

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