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Night Photography Tips: How to Shoot Outdoor Receptions

How to Shoot Outdoor Receptions at Night

Here at ShootDotEdit, we provide photo editing services for professional photographers. We also provide education for photographers and talk quite a bit about what many face during the wedding day shoot. From getting ready problems to wedding timelines falling behind, there are plenty of scenarios that arise. With any scenario you face, it’s important to be prepared and ready so you can capture the images that matter. Today, we want to focus on the last part of the wedding day and the challenges it can bring.

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2 Simple Photography Lighting Techniques for Wedding Photographers

2 Simple Photography Lighting Techniques

As a wedding photographer, lighting is one of the most challenging aspects you face. Every shoot you encounter differs, and it requires you to have a vast knowledge of photography lighting techniques and how to properly use them. We reached out to wedding photographer Mark Condon from Shotkit to discover his secrets to photography lighting techniques you can use for your upcoming shoots!

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Top 5 Tips for Staying Inspired as a Wedding Photographer

staying inspired as a wedding photographer

It’s no secret your schedule can become hectic and your task list can pile, especially depending on the time of year. When you have little time and too many tasks on your plate, your creativity can decrease and your stress can rise. Add in shooting in the same locations over and over, and any photographer can fall into a creative funk. How can you always keep yourself motivated and creative to shoot images your clients will love?

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3 Simple Steps to Creating (and Maintaining) Happy Wedding Clients

3 simple steps to creating happy wedding clients

In your wedding photography business, creating and maintaining happy clients is an essential part of your success. Happy clients are ones who will refer you to others and help you book more weddings. Since you work with a variety of clients, there are instances where you may come across difficult clients. What should you do to figure out how to deal with a difficult client (or avoid them altogether)? ShootDotEdit Wedding Pro, Vanessa Joy Photography, is back with her next post and will share 3 simple steps to creating and maintaining happy wedding clients.

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Specializing as a Wedding Photographer: Why Is It Important?

specializing as a wedding photographer

Specializing as a photographer. What does it mean to specialize in something? If we look at the definition, it means to “concentrate on and become (an) expert in a particular subject or skill.” As a wedding photographer, you’ve already taken the steps to specialize in one area of photography. It’s so important to find and share your specialty with clients who are ideal for you. To share more about why finding a niche is essential to your success, we reached out to ShootDotEdit Wedding Pro, Jessica Hill Photography, to hear more about her personal journey to find her specialty as a photographer.

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How to Start a Photography Business: The Wedding Photographer’s Guide

When you first picked up a camera and began taking pictures, do you remember how you felt? As you snapped photos of your surroundings or your friends and family, you may have thought about how getting into photography would be your dream job (and may have thought about starting a photography business).

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4 Photography Lighting Techniques for the Wedding Party Portraits

Wedding parties, just like family formals, can be challenging to shoot, especially depending on how many people are involved, the scene where you are shooting, and the lighting conditions. Lighting, as many other parts of the wedding day, can be unpredictable on every shoot. In her third post of her Wedding Lighting Masterclass, ShootDotEdit Pro, Leeann Marie, Wedding Photographers will share her photography lighting techniques to help you shoot dynamic images quickly for the wedding party.

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Online Training: Secrets to Staying Inspired with Scott Robert Lim

Our Online Training with Scott Robert Lim is now over, but great news – we have published a recap of it on our blog for you to access. Throughout the blog post, we share Scott’s personal tips to staying inspired as a photographer you can use for motivation in your photography and business. Read through the post and learn his insights here!

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How to Grow your Wedding Photography Business

The ShootDotEdit blog is a resource for aspiring wedding photographers as well as professional wedding photographers. Photographers can learn how to grow their wedding photography business and sustain a thriving business by outsourcing wedding photography editing to ShootDotEdit.