How to Nail Your Next Wedding Show

April 23, 2018 | colleen

photo by Emma Shourds Photography With so many ways to promote your wedding photography over the web, we wanted to momentarily switch gears and talk about some good ole fashioned face-to-face time: wedding shows! Putting time and effort into a wedding show can have a positive impact on your business and allow you to connect with couples and vendors in your community. Whether you’re a newbie or veteran when it comes to participating in wedding shows, […]

Top Pics of the Week – April 20

April 20, 2018 | colleen

photo by Urban Photo Lab It’s time for another round of our top pics of the week and these images are straight fire. From double exposures to aerial shots, this week’s contributors pulled out all the stops. Thank you so much to Quattro Studio Photography, Kevin Klein, You and Me Fotografie, Sara Rogers Photography, Karmathartic, Patryk Szypula Fotografia, Ale Bigliazzi, and Urban Photo Lab for sharing their work with Photobug! photo by Ale Bigliazzi photo by Patryk Szypula Fotografia photo by Karmathartic photo by […]

Instagrammers to Follow – April

April 19, 2018 | colleen

photo by Corrina and Dylan If there’s one thing we love about our Instagrammers to Follow contributors, it is their hard work and diligence to continue to use Instragram despite the constant algorithm changes. These five incredible wedding photographers not only share some of their most popular images, but a few tips and tricks that have helped them kill it at the Instagram game. We think this post will help you stay inspired and encourage you […]

Spotlight Interview with Kristen Kaiser

April 16, 2018 | colleen

photo by Eric Kaiser This month’s Photographer Spotlight Interview is all about Illinois wedding photographer Kristen Kaiser! Kristen opens up about the highs and lows of owning your own business, how she connects with her clients, and her love for The Office (seriously though, she even started her own Facebook group for photographers who love The Office and it’s pretty much the greatest thing). We admire how transparent and vulnerable Kristen gets in the interview and […]

Top Pics of the Week – April 13

April 13, 2018 | colleen

photo by Naba Zabih There’s nothing spooky about this Friday the 13th’s Top Pics post! We are loving how creative our contributor’s were with their use of light and how strong their portrait game is – heart eyes for days! A big thanks to Rosey Red Photography + Film, James Escobar, Boutique Blinks, Stills By Hernan, Henry Tieu Photography, Jordan Alexandra Photo, Nick Plus Danée, Jana and Simon Photography, and Naba Zabih for sharing their work with us! photo by Jana and Simon Photography photo […]

9 Things to Remember When Putting Together Your Next Styled Shoot

April 9, 2018 | colleen

photo by Jeff Brummett Visuals There’s a lot more that meets the eye when putting together a styled shoot, and we’ve laid it all out for you! Because wedding blogs often publish fewer styled shoots than real weddings, editors tend to be fairly picky over what styled shoots get featured and what don’t. In order to help you plan the most dreamy shoot that will lead to blog features and bookings, we came up with a list […]

Top Pics of the Week – April 6

April 6, 2018 | colleen

photo by Manioros Studio From skiing on your wedding day to deer doing the cutest photobomb of all time, there’s a handful of surprises in this week’s top pics. Thank you so much to The Santos and Co, Flipmax Photography, Bastian Najich, Brandi Potter Photography, Nina and Darek, Wild Connections Photography, Anne-Claire Brun, Light Pictures, Carotida Photographer, and Manioros Studio for sharing their incredible work with us! photo by Carotida Photographer photo by Light Pictures photo by Anne-Claire Brun photo by Wild Connections Photography photo by […]

5 Pinterest SEO Tips for Wedding Photographers

April 5, 2018 | colleen

photo by Erin Fraser Photography With Instagram’s unpredictable algorithm, we wanted to give you a little insight on another social media platform that is way underutilized by wedding photographers: Pinterest. It’s no secret that we love Pinterest and it’s been our number one traffic referrer. We came up with five Pinterest SEO tips that will help put you on the right track to better Pinterest profile credibility, an increase of traffic, and an overall SEO boost. […]

Top Pics of the Week – March 30

March 30, 2018 | colleen

photo by LeeAnn B Stephan This week’s top pics is full of city romance! From kissing under cafe lights to crossing Grecian streets, there’s so much to obsess over in these images and video! The biggest thank you to Tom Armstrong, Froydis Geithus, Manioros Studio, Sara Rogers Photography, Klisza Art Studio, Malorie Kerouac Photography, Dallas and Sabrina, This Modern Revelry, and LeeAnn B Stephan for sharing their talent with us this week! video by This Modern Revelry photo by Dallas and Sabrina photo by Malorie […]

18 Apps to Add Wow Factor to Your Instagram Stories

March 29, 2018 | colleen

photo by Kathrin Krok Fotografie Editing on your phone just got a whole lot easier thanks to some of our favorite photo editing apps for Instagram stories. Your Instagram feed already stands out and sets you apart from other accounts, so why not apply that to your stories. With so many ways to edit, add text and graphics, and even create gifs, we thought we’d make a list of apps that we are absolutely loving and […]