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Marketing To Millennials: Dos and Don'ts For Wedding Photographers

In pop culture, the millennials have been held responsible for the death of A LOT of things. Golf, soap bars, relationships, the 9-5 workday – you name it, and according to someone somewhere, millennials probably killed it. And when it comes to wedding photography, some wedding photographers sometimes develop this mindset that it’s probably the […]

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Putting Into Perspective: What Makes a Good Photograph?

A breathtaking photograph has the power to evoke a plethora of emotions. But what makes a good photograph? Is it the lighting, the composition, a high-end camera, or the subject and the feelings it conveys? Or is it the photographer who deftly weaves all these elements to create a masterpiece? To put it lucidly, all […]

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Wedding Photography Props to Create Stellar Photos

Throw in a few creative photography props against an interesting backdrop, and you already have an incredible combination to create stellar wedding photos! Props and accessories let your couples add a personal touch to their wedding photographs. Used creatively, these decorative pieces make posing more fun and participatory for your couples (and their guests too). […]

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How to Make an Image Black and White in Lightroom

Think of black and white images, and you immediately think of the timeless appeal they hold. What is it about these monochrome photographs that have such a classic resonance? The answer lies in the depth of black and white photos that evokes a sense of mystery and drama all at once. And as a photographer, […]

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Indoor Wedding Photography Inspiration From ShootDotEdit Customers

Whether your couples choose an indoor wedding venue or the weather conditions force you to photograph indoors, knowing how to turn any scene into an equally compelling photograph always pays off. However, the rules and requirements that work for outdoor weddings don’t always apply to indoor wedding photography. The reason? There are plenty. The biggest […]

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Collage of infographic stating a quote form Chris Scott, co-founder of Swift Galleries, on the left, and a thumbnail of him on the right

Swift Galleries. It’s maybe not what you think! What it IS is an integrative educational tool for photographers that will help you master in-person sales and bring more profit to your business. We know, we said in-person sales – yikes! Those words may strike fear in the hearts of photographers – or, for those who’ve […]

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Tutorial: How to Add a Sepia Filter in Photoshop

The warm, brown hues of old sepia-tinted photographs captured in film have not lost their charm even in the age of digital photography. And if you want to bring back the sepia-tone romance of images from the time when our parents and grandparents said their I dos to add a dash of nostalgia to your […]

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Hard Light vs Soft Light: Understanding Wedding Lighting

Think of a beautifully decorated venue with bad lights! If you’ve been there before, you probably already know it’s a wedding photographer’s nightmare! Lighting in photography can dictate the mood, message, and emotion of any scene. It is one of the building blocks of creating a photograph. How you use it and what type of […]

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Blue Hour Photo Inspiration From ShootDotEdit Customers

Ever gushed over a strong blue tone of an early morning or evening sky? We have too! The twilight hues set a different kind of mood, mystery, and a bit of magic to any imagery. Just as the golden hour, the blue hour also opens up a whole new world of creative possibilities for photographers […]

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