Wedding Photography Inspiration: Tips Advice

17 Evergreen Content Ideas for Wedding Photographers

August 21, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Joel Allegretto Evergreen content is content that is strong and healthy all year round, every year – just like the beautiful trees in the PNW. You might notice that over at Junebug Weddings, we put together a lot of wedding planning posts, such as 9 Things to Do Right After Getting Engaged or 8 Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Ceremony – both of which draw traffic all. year. long, making these two posts great examples of […]

The Best Album Companies for Wedding Photographers

August 14, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Carrie J. Photography For some reason, there aren’t a ton of reviews out there when it comes to wedding photo album companies. No Google, Facebook, or Yelp reviews to point photographers in the right direction. That said, it’s no wonder so many photographers end up working with several different companies before finding the perfect one for their business. Personally, I think this user information should be more available so that wedding photographers don’t have […]

The Best Business Management Tools for Wedding Photographers

July 31, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Chris&Ruth Photography Do you keep track of your photo sessions on a calendar that hangs on your fridge? Or maybe you’re the person who’s still asking their clients to sign their contract, scan it, and email it back to you versus signing electronically. As a business, there are so many processes that you deal with daily and making sure that you’re doing them efficiently is the key to success when it comes to being a […]

7 Ways to Expand + Diversify Your Wedding Photography Business

July 24, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Hugh Whitaker It seems that 2017 is a year where bookings appear to be down across the board. Photographers who left 2016 feeling prepared for another successful year have been faced with the reality that the wedding industry is seasonal and ever-changing. However, a tougher year in sales is making for some serious side hustle success stories! Even if 2017 has been a crazy busy year for your wedding business, it never hurts […]

Instagrammers to Follow – July Edition

July 20, 2017 | carrie

photo by Thomas Stewart There’s never a better time to improve your Instagram game than the present. Which means you should definitely take advantage of the this month’s edition of Instagrammers to Follow, because it’s chock full of tips from your peers. And what better way to help you get where you want to go than by introducing you to folks who have gone through the same journey? Whether you’re trying to figure out where to […]

The 2017 Best of the Best Destination Photo Contest – Interview with the Judges

July 13, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Bloc Memoire Photography Our 4th annual Destination Photo Contest is now open for submissions, so start culling your wanderlust-filled sessions and don’t forget to submit your work by August 9th at 11:59 PM Central Time. Judges for this year’s contest include Danelle Bohane, Dylan and Joanna Kitchener of The Kitcheners, and Ropate and Gitte Kama of Kama Catch Me, along with the Junebug Weddings team. Today, our judging panel is here to dish […]

Website Checklist for Wedding Photographers

July 3, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Lynn Lewis Your website is the number one most important marketing investment you’re making in your wedding photography business. However, it’s an easy investment to overlook. While a website isn’t something that you should set and forget, a lot of wedding photographers do because life gets crazy and checking email, editing, and meeting with clients takes up a lot of time. If you feel like you might be at fault for neglecting your website, […]

5 Red Flags You Might Be Sending to Potential Clients

June 26, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Rachel Photographs At Junebug, we’re in the business of finding the best wedding vendors to recommend to couples on our site. Over the years, we’ve compiled a list of red flags for wedding photography businesses that make us feel uneasy or that might make potential clients feel uneasy about working with a business. Today, we’re sharing that list of red flags with you so that you can make sure you’re not sending any bad […]

Instagrammers to Follow – June Edition

June 22, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Catherine Coons Instagram is as full of opportunity as it is frustration, which is why we’re happy to bring you tons of advice every month from some of the newest, greatest accounts around. This month’s edition of Instagrammers to Follow is so chock-full of beautiful imagery and smart advice that we hope you’ll bookmark this post for future reference! If you’ve been struggling to grow your following or you’re just looking to follow […]

Our Favorite Wedding Planning Articles to Pass Along to Your Clients

June 12, 2017 | carrie

Photos by Sanford Creative One of our biggest goals at Junebug is to bring couples advice that they can really use. Advice that isn’t didactic or surface-level. Since we’re working so hard over on the Junebug side of things to create quality wedding planning content, we thought it might be a cool idea to round-up our favorite and most useful wedding planning articles (+ tools) for our photography community to use when educating clients. Feel free […]