Wedding Photography Ideas

5 Summer Wedding Photography Tips to Get it Right

5 Summer Wedding Photography Tips to Get it Right

Keeping the warm weather and longer hours of sunshine in mind, many couples choose to get married in the summer. And for many wedding photographers, summer weddings come as a treat too! The relaxed atmosphere, the pastel color themes, and the bright sunshine create the perfect setting for light and airy wedding photography too. But while there are many upsides to photographing summer weddings, high temperatures and too much light can also make it challenging to take wedding photos. In this blog, we bring you some summer wedding photography tips that could help you be better prepared for your day.  

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Storytelling in Wedding Photography: 5 Ways To Get It Right

Storytelling in Wedding Photography: 5 Ways To Get It Right

Wedding photography techniques have evolved over the years. And one of the aspects that has gained more popularity over time is storytelling in wedding photography. Even though not every wedding photography style focuses on putting together a cohesive story, storytelling wedding photography is all about forming a visual narrative as you document your couple’s special day. And so, visual storytelling, which is one of the main components of this style, is about catching fleeting moments that may never happen again. It’s about making your viewer feel like they were in that moment, even if they weren’t. If you are interested in the art of storytelling through wedding photography, then this blog could offer some insights. 

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Top 5 Time Management Tips for Wedding Photographers

Top 5 Time Management Tips for Wedding Photographers

As a wedding photographer, many of your friends and family might be under the impression that the only thing you do is take pictures at weddings. But in reality, a wedding photography business is about so much more than just taking photos. From booking more weddings and post-production workload to making strategies for social media marketing and networking with other photographers and vendors, you pretty much have to be the jack of all trades when you run a wedding photography business. And while all of this is necessary for the business, it’s also essential for you to manage your time to give yourself some breathing space. So if you are in a place where even 24 hours seem too little to get all your work done and no such thing as a work-life balance exists for you, our top 5 time management tips for wedding photographers might just help make things easier.

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10 Fun Wedding Photo Ideas To Add To Your Shot List

10 Fun Wedding Photo Ideas To Add To Your Shot List

A wedding is more than just your couple starting a new journey together. It’s such an important day for them and, with all their friends and family members coming together to celebrate their special day, you simply can’t run out of fun wedding photo ideas. Once you are done taking the classic and formal photographs of your couple and their guests, you can move on to the fun photos. From different perspectives and unique poses to including wedding props, there are endless ways to make wedding photos fun. And in this blog, we bring you 10 creative and fun wedding photo ideas that you can add to your shot list to turn up the fun in your next wedding photography gig.

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Vintage Wedding Photography: How To Do It Right

Vintage Wedding Photography: How To Do It Right

Vintage is a word that can mean so many different things to different people, mainly depending on the year they were born. The term, which is associated with everything retro and the eras that have passed, refers to a sense of nostalgia. And some wedding photographers have mastered the art of bringing that into weddings. When it comes to vintage wedding photography, wedding photographers continue to give their own spin to the concept – it could be the recreation of an iconic vintage photograph with their couple or editing wedding photos in a way that makes them look like they are from another time. This style of photography is increasingly in demand by couples who want to give their modern-day wedding an old-school feel and even those whose weddings are an ode to another era. If you love the idea of taking vintage-inspired wedding photos or want to improve on that style, here are some tips for how to make something new look old in a good way.

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Fine Art Wedding Photography: Bringing Out The Artistry at Weddings

Fine Art Wedding Photography: Bringing Out The Artistry at Weddings

As the name suggests, fine art wedding photography is all about focusing on the artistic side of the wedding. A fine art wedding photographer will not just photograph what is presented to him/her, but think of more ways to elevate and enhance what is in front of them. Captured with an artistic and storytelling intent, wedding images created using this style are no less than masterpieces that deserve their own space in exhibitions or art galleries. While most photography styles function on some basic principles, there are no set rules that this style of photography follows. In short, it depends on your creative vision and artistic inclination. Breathtaking compositions, a whimsical aesthetic, glorious detail shots – there are different aspects that make this wedding photography style what it is. 

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Editorial Wedding Photography & Its Key Components

Editorial Wedding Photography & Its Key Components

There are different wedding photography styles out there, and one of our favorites is the editorial style. Editorial wedding photography is popular among photographers who love a heavily styled and posed approach that looks like something out of a high-end fashion magazine. This style of photography does not appeal to every photographer – or every client – but if you are interested in knowing how it works, how it is different from other wedding photography styles, and how you can build it into your brand (or build your brand on it), read on.

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5 Must-Try Engagement Photo Ideas Featuring ShootDotEdit Customers

5 Must Try Engagement Photo Ideas Featuring ShootDotEdit Customers

As stressful as planning a wedding can get, an engagement session is a perfect chance for couples to celebrate their love and take a break from the planning and just let their hair down. So, since you are the chosen one, besides impressing your couple and giving them a glimpse of what they could expect from you at the wedding, it’s on you to ensure that they have a good time too. Engagement sessions are also a great chance for you to spend time with and get to know your couple. And lastly, they are also a way to get your couple to be comfortable in front of the camera, so they are prepared for the wedding day. Whether you plan to photograph at a picturesque outdoor location or suggest an at-home engagement session, if you are looking for engagement photo ideas to impress your couples, then these ShootDotEdit customers have just the right thing for you!  

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5 Tips for Taking Enchanting Fairy Tale Wedding Photos

5 Tips for Taking Enchanting Fairy Tale Wedding Photos

Whether it’s the dress, the venue, or the decor – some weddings have a few elements of a fairy tale in them, and others are completely based on a fairy tale wedding theme. Many brides often dream of having a wedding that looks like something straight out of a fairy tale, and it goes without saying that the photographs from these weddings look nothing short of magical. With dreamy decor, unique locations, and beautiful natural elements, the hopeless romantics go for a fairy tale wedding that is a perfect symbol of their storybook romance. When photographing a wedding fit for a prince and princess, you should aim to capture the romance and the ambiance of the place together. The classic fairy tale decor with soft tones and pastel colors or a modern-day fairy tale with darker tones, each story deserves to be told with perfection. And ShootDotEdit customers have the perfect photographs that will inspire you! 

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Top 10 Bride Getting Ready Photos to Take At Every Wedding

Top 10 Bride Getting Ready Photos to Take At Every Wedding

The ceremony, the reception, and the couple’s exit photos are some of the most important parts of a shot list for any wedding. But another set of photographs that is not exactly new but remains a fan favorite is the bride getting ready photos. Wedding day photos are all about storytelling – from the moment the bride starts getting ready to when the newlyweds make their final exit – each photograph is an essential part of the grand story. Hair and makeup detail photos, bridesmaids giving the final touches to the bride’s dress, the bride putting on her shoes, there are so many key moments that can’t be missed on the morning of the wedding day. But if you ever find yourself running short on time, in this blog, we bring you the top 10 getting ready photos that you must make time for. 

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