I was shopping on Amazon looking for some new cute Fall clothes as Fall is my all-time favorite season. Then it dawned on me – why don’t I put together some outfit ideas for my clients?! My clients often ask me for recommendations on what to wear for our engagement and family photo sessions. It’s… Read More Fall Color Outfit Ideas for Engagement & Family Photoshoots
I’m often asked what is included in the photoshoot packages that I offer. When I get inquiries, I usually send out my brochure that details everything, so my potential clients know exactly what they are getting. Transparency is very important to me. However, what’s not transparent is all the things that go on “behind the… Read More What Goes On in A “One-Hour” Photoshoot
Engagement sessions are a wonderful opportunity for me to get to know you and your fiance, for us to get acquainted with each other’s personalities and style, so I am super excited that you’ve opted for one! I know what you are thinking: “We’ve never done a couple portrait session before! What do we do?… Read More Engagement Photoshoot Guide
When you pay a professional photographer to photograph you and your loved ones, you are not just paying us to pick up the camera and click for the amount of contracted time. Being a photographer means more than just a camera – it’s an entire business that comes with all the associated costs. Here’s a… Read More Why Photographers Charge What They Charge
You’ve found your perfect photographer who will capture you and your family in beautiful photos to treasure forever. But what you do leading up to the shoot is just as important. Here are some recommendations for you to ensure a successful photoshoot from beginning to end. Timing Almost every outdoors / natural light photographer will… Read More Tips For a Successful Photoshoot
Before I became a photographer, I never knew or expected how misunderstood the profession would be. I’ve never had to explain my corporate jobs to anyone before. The most I’ve ever had to tell people was simply my title and main task. But with photography, I’ve found myself explaining at length what my job entails in… Read More What Are You Really Paying a Photographer to Take Your Photos?
I feel like this is one of those “Duh” topics, that when you read it, you’ll go “Well, obviously.” But sometimes it seems many are still a bit confused about how a photography business works, so I must address. 🙂 Do you ever walk into a supermarket, pick up your meats and vegetables, and then walk… Read More Why I Can’t Shoot For Free