Wedding Photography Inspiration: Tips Advice

Revamp Your Office With These 9 Ideas For Decorating Your Photography Workspace

February 13, 2017 | carrie

If you’ve got a drab office space, chances are that you feel uninspired and unmotivated to edit thousands of creative images for your clients. Instead of neglecting your office, take advantage of these 9 ideas to revamp your workspace, courtesy of our Photobug Community members. Hairpin Legs If you’ve ever wondered how to make a DIY table on the cheap, hairpin legs are the dream solution. Aside from being reasonably priced, these table legs add […]

If You’re Considering Offering a Photographer Bucket List, Read This.

February 6, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Cody & Allison Photography We have a very special guest on the blog today! Cody Harris, of Cody & Allison Photography, is here to give us the scoop on photographer bucket lists and why he isn’t a big fan of the concept. Take it away, Cody! Photo by Cody & Allison Photography It’s no secret that the traveling photographer lifestyle is one that is frequently sought after by many others in the industry. The idea of […]

Instagrammers to Follow – January Edition

January 19, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Grace & Jaden It’s a New Year, so why not give your Instagram game a refresh? Check out our Instagrammers of the month and hear what they have to say about using Instagram to grow your photography business. Latophotography – @latophotography Photo by Latophotography At the moment we think Instagram is the best social media platform for a photographer. Instagram gives you more visibility, it’s very easy to use, and it’s also the […]

5 Tips for Creating Styled Shoots for Publication

January 9, 2017 | carrie

Photo by White Ash Photography Styled shoots aren’t for everyone, but if you’re looking to rebrand or attract a different client type, a styled shoot is a great way to explore your creativity and show off new work. If you’ve been brainstorming ideas for a styled shoot, we’ve got a few tips for you to keep in mind! Balance is Key One of the main goals of a styled shoot, from a reader’s perspective, is to gather […]

Instagrammers to Follow – December Edition

December 15, 2016 | carrie

Photo by Seth & Kaiti Photography Whether you’re new to Instagram or have been using the platform since day one, the whole point of the app is to inspire and connect, which is why we’re excited to connect you to this month’s set of inspiring accounts! Take a moment to get to know this month’s round-up of Instagram mavens and give them a follow if you like what you see! Paul Woo Photography  – @wanderingwoo […]

The Uncle Bob Phenomena: Should Wedding Guests Take Photos?

December 12, 2016 | carrie

Photo by David Latour Photographe In today’s high-tech world, Uncle Bob, Aunt Babette, or maybe even an old pal from college all have an easy way to document and share their experiences at weddings. Whether guests are using an iPhone or a DSLR, they can easily whip out their cameras during a ceremony and with a few clicks, document a moment that is at the same time being documented by the hired professional. The Uncle […]

Instagrammers to Follow – November Edition

November 17, 2016 | carrie

Photo by Gustavo Franco Fotografia This month’s Instagrammers to Follow is bursting with talent and feature creatives from Brazil to Kentucky. Enjoy some of their favorite grams along with solid tips and insight into all things Instagram. Brandi Potter – @brandipotterphoto Instagram is definitely my favorite platform to post photos on, and it’s a great way to connect with people in different areas. A couple of months ago I started really experimenting with posting times […]

The 2016 Best of the Best Wedding Photo Contest – Interview with the Judges

November 7, 2016 | carrie

Photo by Patina Photography If you’re considering submitting your work to the 2016 Best of the Best Wedding Photo Contest, we have a special treat for you today! Our judges for this year’s contest, Ben and Erin Chrisman of Chrisman Studios, Shari and Mike Vallely of Shari + Mike Photographers, and Benj Haisch, are here to provide their insight on contests, photography, and what they’re looking forward to seeing in this year’s submissions. Enjoy! If […]

Interested in Booking More Intimate Weddings? Read This.

October 31, 2016 | carrie

All Photos © Kandice Breinholt Intimate weddings offer the chance to celebrate your love in a private, emotionally-charged ceremony. Today, more and more couples are deciding to opt out of the large, traditional wedding for the chance to escape the stress and expense in exchange for a low-key, intimate affair. This transition away from larger weddings has opened up a new niche in the wedding market for wedding photographers, and there is now a growing trend […]

How to Successfully Rebrand and Relocate Your Photography Business in 18 Months

October 24, 2016 | carrie

Photo by Hinterland Stills Whether you dream of moving your photography business to the other side of the world or just a few hours from your current home, relocating your business is a big feat. For the team at Hinterland Stills (formerly Fotoenvy), that feat also included a complete rebrand. Making the move to Seattle from Illinois opened the door to a new community and a new pool of potential clients, but it was also […]