Tips for Shooting Couples - How to Make a Couple Comfortable for a Photo Shoot
Taking great couples photos requires that your couples be comfortable. Across the board, if your subject in a photo isn’t comfortable, you’re not going to take the best possible photo. If someone is hiring you for photos, you want to provide the best result that you can. So how can you take great couples photos with comfortable couples?
What I’ve Learned from Consistently Blogging as a Photographer
Since I started this blog in January 2018, I’ve kept it up pretty consistently. In the time that I’ve been blogging, I’ve learned a lot through both posting consistently and through research and analysis. I’ve taken notes on my most effective learning points from blogging over the last couple of years.
Ten Things Many Photography BFAs Don’t Teach You
Like with many creative degrees, there are a few aspects of the industry that don’t typically get covered in a photography BFA program. That’s not to say that every BFA program won’t cover these topics, but a lot of the time, photography degrees are more focused on the technical and creative aspects. These are ten things that many photography BFAs don’t teach you.
Detail Shot List for Wedding Photographers - Details You Can't Miss as a Wedding Photographer
Showing your attention to these details, or having your second shooter check them off, will allow the bride(s) or groom(s) an unforgettable wedding experience. Let them know that their hard work did not go unnoticed with this detail shot list for wedding photographers.
No Macro Lens? Try This Workaround
I’ve been obsessed with macro photography since first discovering it in my young teen years. I couldn’t afford a proper macro lens for a really long time, and I couldn’t justify the expense over some other, more practical (for me) equipment. That doesn’t mean I wasn’t experimenting with macro photography for years, however. I still use this technique to take macro photos without a macro lens, even when owning one. I recently covered the topic of freelensing, and wanted to expand on that to get a little more macro.
Tough Love for Freelance Photographers
Every freelancer goes through periods in their career when they may need tough love to pick them back up. If you’ve fallen into a rut in your business, take a look into some of the potential reasons for that. These are some little reminders for freelance photographers to help grow and stabilize their business.
Imitating Tilt-Shift with Freelensing
One of my favorite photography tricks that gives your images a distinctive feeling is freelensing. It’s a technique that imitates tilt-shift photography, a beautiful style of photography that gives you the ability to essentially “shift” your plane of focus. We’re going to cover how to imitate tilt-shift photography with freelensing, and how to freelens and protect your sensor.
Upgrading from the Canon 5D Mark II to the Canon 6D Mark II
I made the switch from the Canon 5D Mark II to the Canon 6D Mark II. Comparing the Canon 5D Mark II with the Canon 6D Mark II - shooting has never been so much fun!
Best Social Networks for Photographers in 2019
Social media isn’t the only way to generate leads, but it sure can be helpful for photographers. These are the best social networks for photographers in 2019.