Tag: Photography 101

[the value of] an Engagement Session
I love, love, love shooting e-sessions. A lot of people have heard me go on and on about this before, but I really mean it – engagement pictures are so worthwhile for many reasons…1) The connection. Wedding days are busy and your photographer will be right there throughout the entire thing. They will be your shadow and it's a go ...
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Photography 101: Group Pictures
I just came across a fabulous idea for taking group pictures. I'm so stealing this for my next wedding:You want a photo of everyone together, or a photo of Grandma and Grandpa with all the grandchildren, or any other posed group–but you want everyone looking cute, not tortured. EVERYONE who’s going to be in the photo should come ...
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Photography 101: Kiss My Aspect Ratio
This will be my first installment of Photography 101 and I hope it won't scare you away, but I'm going to talk a bit about aspect ratios. Before I get into that, let's start at the beginning. (cue cheesy flashback transition.)When you look through your camera, the shape you see is this:This is the typical ratio of all 35mm cameras ...
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