Instagrammers to Follow – February

February 15, 2018 | carrie

Photo by The Bold Americana Change is never easy, especially when you have no idea what exactly is changing. I think most of us are feeling a little bummed by the latest algorithm updates to Instagram, and it’s easy to cast Instagram aside in frustration. However, instead of letting the new algorithm get you down, stay positive and be open to new strategies. In this month’s Instagrammers to Follow, we’re sharing tons of tips and advice […]

26 Wedding Photographer Business Cards + Templates That You’ll Love

February 8, 2018 | carrie

Networking with peers and meeting with clients are intimidating enough without having to worry about the quality and design appeal of your business cards. And while it may seem like everything’s digital these days, there’s still something so memorable and thoughtful about handing out the perfect little reminder of your brand to people that you meet! Don’t stress about finding the perfect business cards or design templates, because we’ve already done the hard work for […]

Wedding Photographers: Here Are 5 Reasons Why Editors Aren’t Featuring Your Work

February 1, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Carina Skrobecki The wedding publication world can feel like a big, mysterious place if you don’t know what editors are looking for when it comes to submissions. As an editor, rejecting a submission is the worst part of the job. It sucks to be the bearer of bad news and let someone who is so proud of their work down. Just the other day, I had to respond to a frustrated wedding photographer who […]

We’re Obsessing Over These Joyful and Sweet Wedding Recessional Photos

January 25, 2018 | carrie

Photo by The Montoya Collective There’s nothing cuter than the look of joy that couples share in their wedding recessional photos. This month, we decided to challenge our Photobug Community to join in our #recessionobsession by sharing a few of their favorite recessional images! Whether or not you’re a fan of confetti and flower petals, we think these sweet moments will have you grinning from ear to ear. Photo by Fotomagoria Photo by Eclection Photography […]

Instagrammers to Follow – January

January 17, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Jessie Shultz Alright, friends! New year, new you! Take out your notebooks and sharpen those pencils, because this month’s Instagrammers to Follow are about to unveil all kinds of useful Insta tips. Whether you just downloaded the app or have 10,000 followers, this post is for you! The Hendrys – @the_hendrys Photo by The Hendrys Instagram has most definitely affected our business for the better and is now one of our leading resources for inquiries, […]

Wedding Photographers, Try These 7 Hacks to Boost Your Facebook Page Engagement

January 11, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Kayci Decker Photography It’s true. Facebook user engagement is down across the board (according to this BuzzSumo study in 2017), but that doesn’t mean you should throw in the towel just yet. Facebook is still the largest social media network out there, and while it might seem like the newest algorithm changes haven’t helped advertisers out much, I think that it might just be time to reevaluate how we’re advertising our products and services! […]

Adorable + Hilarious Moments from The 2017 Best of the Best Wedding Photo Contest

January 5, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Kat Ma Photography If you’ve been a follower of ours for awhile, then you know just how much we appreciate a good laugh and an adorable moment. While reviewing entries to the 2017 Best of the Best Wedding Photo Contest, we couldn’t help but fall in love with quite a few images that didn’t make the cut for the collection, but most certainly warmed our hearts! So, without further adieu, here are a […]

The 2017 Best of the Best Wedding Photo Collection – Honorable Mention

January 4, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Tara Lilly Photography We’re proud to announce the 2017 Best of the Best Wedding Photo Contest Honorable Mention winners! Normally, we only select around 25 images to be included in our Honorable Mention collection, but with the amount of truly incredible imagery submitted to this year’s contest, we had to expand our Honorable Mention set to include 50 winners. A big thank you to our judges Lukas Piatek, Nisha Ravji, and Cinzia Bruschini […]

A Year in Review: Photobug Community’s Favorite Images from 2017

December 28, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Pierre Atelier One of my favorite things about December is all of the photo round-ups that photographers put together to commemorate the year. It’s such a treat to be able to see a collection of someone’s year in a beautifully bite-sized set of images, which is why we challenged our Photobug Community to share their #bestofseventeen imagery with us this month. We wanted to end the year in a fun and nostalgic way! […]

Instagrammers to Follow – December

December 21, 2017 | carrie

Photo by September Company Another month, another round-up of kick-ass Instagrammers who’ve got tons of tips and goodness to share! Whether you’re feeling uninspired or just straight up lost when it comes to Instagram, our Instagrammers to Follow series is the exact fix you need. Enjoy! Colin Ross – @colinianross Photo by Colin Ross Instagram has been a great tool for building my business. It has been a platform to share my work, generate connections and […]