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Family

10 Inspiring Fall Family Photo Ideas

'Tis the season for PSL's, hayrides, chunky-knit sweaters, hot apple cider, and more! While fall is a beloved season for many reasons, aesthetically speaking, it is a total goldmine for photography. If you are looking for some fall family photo inspiration, you've come to the right place!

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Photo Shoot Location Ideas: 6 Things to Consider When Picking the Perfect Place For Your Clients

As a professional photographer choosing a location for your client, you are setting out to capture a special moment in time in their lives and turn it into a lasting physical form of that memory. No matter what the occasion, there can be a lot to think about when planning for your session, but compiling a list of photo shoot location ideas is a great place to start!

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Dance

Dance Photoshoot: How to excel during your session with 3 easy steps

You’ve contacted a photographer and your session is booked. Now what? Whether or not this is your first professional dance photoshoot, these pro tips will get you feeling prepared and help you to get the most out of your time in front of the camera.

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Commercial

3 Steps to Great Professional Realtor Headshots

Great realtor headshots and real estate agent team headshots are crucial to getting business in the industry. But why do they matter so much, and more importantly… how can you make sure you have the best photos possible? Benefits of Professional Headshots For Agents If you’re weighing the pros and cons of investing in professional […]

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Commercial

Knowing When to Hire a Commercial Photographer

Hiring a commercial photographer for your small business or nonprofit photography needs is a key step. Here are some ways to tell if it's time yet.

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Wedding

4 Ways to get better wedding day photos and videos

You’ve likely only met your wedding photographer or videographer briefly during an initial consult meeting. That might have been enough time to get a vibe for their personality, but the only true way to build that relationship with your photographer and videographer is by working with them at least once before your wedding day. Think about it. Would you buy your wedding cake without tasting it? Have your hair and makeup done without a trial run first? I’m sure you even tried your attire on first before committing to it for the big day. Right? All of those experiences build trust and help you to relax and actually enjoy your memory making day. The same goes for your wedding photo & video team. Testing them out prior to your wedding day with an engagement shoot (or family shoot) will give you insight into their method, their personality, and really give you all sometime to connect and break the ice.

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Dance

6 Steps to a Professional Dance Portfolio

Nailing a professional dance portfolio can be a challenge. Here are some tips on how to make a dance portfolio and land that spot you deserve in the company you love.

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Dance

How to Capture Movement in Photography

Capturing movement in photography can be a challenge, but it's a rewarding pursuit to master. Here are some tips for how to capture movement in photography.

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5 Tips for Choosing a Wedding Photographer

Choosing a wedding photographer is an important part of planning your special day. Here are some tips and considerations for choosing yours.

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Family

Your How-To Guide for Senior Portraits in 6 Easy Steps

When it's time for senior portraits, you may have a few questions. How early should I schedule? What should my student wear? Find these answers and more in today's post.

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