Wedding Photography Ideas

Top 10 Tips for Indoor Wedding Photography

Top 10 Tips for Indoor Wedding Photography

As a wedding photographer, you may not always have the chance to photograph in wide-open spaces with beautiful mountains or beaches adding that ‘wow’ factor to your photographs. Your couples might choose indoor venues, or weather conditions may force you to photograph indoors. Even at weddings where you do have a chance to shoot portraits outside, you might have to photograph the ceremony inside a church or any other type of venue. And even though indoor locations can also add a unique touch to wedding photos, indoor venues can sometimes be small or dark or maybe both. However, this doesn’t mean that you can’t create stunning photographs in these situations. It’s all about having some (photography) tricks up your sleeve! From finding natural light sources to creating beautiful silhouettes, this blog offers you 10 tips on how you can improve your indoor wedding photography game even in less than ideal settings.

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Wedding Reception Photography Tips & Checklist

Wedding reception photography tips and checklist

Wedding receptions have a different vibe and energy altogether. With guests joining the newlyweds to celebrate their new journey, the fun part of the day takes over. From cocktails and cake cutting to dancing and toasts, a lot happens during the wedding reception, and it happens fast. And your job is to document the action in stunning photographs that narrate the story of each scene. So if you are wondering how to get it right and keep up with everything that goes on at a reception, this blog offers a checklist and useful tips to ace wedding reception photography.

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Silhouette Wedding Photography Inspiration From ShootDotEdit Customers

Silhouette Wedding Photography Inspiration From ShootDotEdit Customers

Silhouette wedding photography is an excellent skill to add to your skillset, and it’s also one of the ways you can create stunning couple photographs. Silhouettes are an excellent way to add a touch of drama and mystery to your images. Including silhouette photographs in your portfolio will undoubtedly attract your couples – think silhouette photos during sunsets! However, it’s not an easy skill to perfect. You do need some technical knowledge and an understanding of how lighting works to take a good silhouette photo. And while this might test your patience, the result is totally worth it! And your couples will vouch for that! If you are open to experimenting with light and your couples, adding silhouette photos to your shot list could be a great way to do it. And if you are looking for inspiration, below are some stunning silhouette photographs from ShootDotEdit customers that will definitely get you excited for your next wedding photography gig! 

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Wedding Dress Photography Ideas and Tips

Wedding Dress Photography Ideas and Tips

A wedding dress is, undoubtedly, one of the star elements of a wedding, making it an important subject for wedding photography. But in an industry flooded with multiple amazing wedding dress photographs, the challenge lies in making yours stand out. Simple, elegant, or dreamy – whatever the style of your bride’s dress, your job is to make it look gorgeous. From the dress’s shape and style to fabric, a lot goes into creating a stunning wedding dress. And every dress is different in its own way. So focus on highlighting the elements that make your bride’s dress unique and bring out the best in the dress using different angles, lighting, and techniques. In this blog, we share some wedding dress photography ideas that can help you up your game.

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Wedding Day Family Photos You Must Take At Every Wedding

Wedding Day Family Photos You Must Take At Every Wedding

Some celebrations are best cherished with friends and family. A wedding happens to be one of them! This is the day your couple has been planning and looking forward to for so long. So, taking some amazing wedding day family photos naturally becomes a part of that excitement, and they have chosen you for the job (no pressure, but they are counting on you to deliver the best). These photographs are a memory of their special day with some of their closest people. So, while your focus may be on getting every picture-perfect moment with the couple, paying attention to their families at the wedding is equally essential.

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15 Getting Ready Photos to Capture at Every Wedding

15 Getting Ready Photos to Capture at Every Wedding

A wedding is a joyous event. Families and friends come together to celebrate the couple. There’s dancing, photos, food and so much more. Getting ready for the wedding is one of the most fun aspects of the day for the bride, the groom, and the bridal party. With the right shot list, it could be one of the best moments of the day for you too! This blog post on getting ready photos will help you prep your checklist for when you join the bride, groom, and the bridal party in the getting ready process. 

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10 Creative Wedding Ring Photography Ideas

10 Creative Wedding Ring Photography Ideas

As a wedding photographer, it’s a given that you will include wedding ring photos in your shot list. After all, they deserve a spotlight of their own! Since they are a symbol of their love, your bride and groom will want to show off their rings too, and it’s your job to get those perfect wedding rings shots! Sure, pictures of wedding rings on fingers look great, but you can do so much more. Using creative backdrops, placing rings on props, experimenting with lighting – there are many ways to bring out the real shine of your couple’s wedding rings. However, capturing a great photograph of a wedding ring is no easy task. Wedding ring photography is all about the details and also going wide sometimes — you just need to experiment. If you are looking for more ways to get creative with wedding ring photography, then these 10 wedding ring photography ideas could be sources of inspiration. 

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Unique Wedding Photos That Inspire | Featuring ShootDotEdit Customers

Unique Wedding Photos That Inspire Featuring ShootDotEdit Customers

The wedding industry has long been dominated by picture-perfect classic wedding photos. And it’s only recently that couples and wedding photographers have started experimenting with unique wedding photos that don’t usually fit the traditional style of wedding photography. Nowadays, couples are looking forward to celebrating their uniqueness, and so wedding photographers are always on the lookout to capture elements that make a photograph stand out. Whether it’s a hint of humor or unusual perspectives, we love when wedding photographers think out of the box. In this blog, we have put together a list of stunning images captured by some of our customers. Every photograph in this feature brings something new to the table and showcases wedding photos that are far from classic but are definitely unique.

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Outdoor Wedding Photos Inspiration From ShootDotEdit Customers

Outdoor Wedding Photos Inspiration From ShootDotEdit Customers

Planning to take outdoor wedding photos during your next assignment? If yes, then we’d suggest that you pay extra attention to your lighting! Outdoor wedding photography can be a great way to create stunning images for your couples and your portfolio too. You can play with beautiful backgrounds, different elements of nature, and wide, open spaces. You could also include some props (think umbrellas in case of rainy days). But as nice as they look, taking photographs outside can also be challenging. Whether it’s unpredictable weather or unbalanced lighting, you will need to be prepared for anything when you decide to take your couples outdoors. However, some pros know what it takes to get those breathtaking outdoor photos. This blog brings you images from talented wedding photographers and ShootDotEdit customers who aced the outdoor wedding game by capturing gorgeous images. So if you are in the mood to get inspired, you have come to the right place! 

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72 Wedding Photography Quotes for Inspiration

72 Wedding Photography Quotes for Inspiration

The wedding photography business isn’t just about picking up a camera and taking stunning photos. It’s hard work that also involves planning strategies that will help you take your business to the next level. And sometimes, it can also get stressful, especially during tough times like the coronavirus pandemic. However, as a wedding photographer, you can do so many things to stay inspired and motivated – learning new techniques, exploring other photographers’ work, reading inspirational stories – the list is endless. If you feel uninspired or are going through a tough time, then this blog might just help to lift your spirits. In this blog, we have listed 72 of the best wedding photography quotes you can use for inspiration or perhaps for some engaging Instagram captions!

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