Wedding Photography Inspiration: Phenomenal Photography

The 2018 Best of the Best Engagement Photo Contest – Interview with the Judges

April 12, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Helena and Laurent In case you haven’t heard, the Best of the Best Engagement photo contest is now open for submissions! We’re beyond excited to be judging this year’s contest with the highly talented Helena and Laurent, Don and Helen, and Kristen Marie Parker. Before you submit, be sure to get to know your judges and check out what Helena and Laurent and Don and Helen have to say about what they’re hoping […]

These Amazing Wedding Detail Photos will Inspire You to Capture Every Little Thing

February 22, 2018 | colleen

photo by Joel and Justyna Every small detail is what makes each wedding so special, which is why we wanted to focus this month’s challenge on wedding detail photos! With #gimmethedeets floating around our Photobug Community Facebook group, there were so many interesting and unique takes on photographing the usual ring, shoes, and dress shots. We chose 30 of our favorites and think this will inspire you to take a fresh and new approach of photographing details […]

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 […]

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! […]

30 Black and White Wedding Photos That Will Stand the Test of Time

November 30, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Catalina Jean Timeless and subtle in their beauty, black and white images can add a classic look and feel to any wedding. This month, we chose to challenge our Photobug Community to share their favorite black and white wedding photos, and we’re so excited to share our #backtoblackandwhite challenge round-up with you today! P.S. There’s one engagement photo in this set, but I promise that you won’t be upset about it! Photo by Jennifer […]

These 30 Images Are Proof That Creative Group Shots Do Exist

October 26, 2017 | carrie

Photos by Marble Rye Photography, Carey Nash, Maria Shiriaeva Photography, Amber Michelle Photography (from top left to bottom right) When you list the moments in a wedding day that inspire and recharge your creativity as a wedding photographer, I’m guessing that group shots aren’t very high up on that list. Creative group shots are hard to do with so many people and a limited amount of time, but before you grab your bride and groom for couple portraits, take a […]

67 Photos That Explore Every Wedding Photographer’s Love of Light

September 28, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Fsurøydis Geithus Whether it’s a sunset shooting rays across a grassy field or a small line of light passing through a tiny window at the back of a church, a photographer’s job is to capture their subject in the best light available. We challenged our Photobug Community Facebook group this month to share their most creative lighting captures. Our #lettherebelight challenge has been without a doubt one of our most popular challenges yet, and […]

These Ceremony Moments Will Tug At Your Heartstrings

August 31, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Cody & Allison Photography We love wedding ceremonies – they’re fun, vulnerable, and completely full of love! This month, we challenged our Photobug Community Facebook Group to share some of their favorite ceremony moments, and share they did! Check out some of the group’s favorites and grab a tissue in preparation as some of these images are sure to tug at your heartstrings! Photo by Marcela Pulido Photo by Paulo Santos Photography Photo by The […]

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

August 29, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Jordan Voth Yesterday, we revealed the 50 best destination photos from the past year, and today we’re excited to introduce you to another set of phenomenal images with our Honorable Mention winners! These 32 images are sure to leave you wanting to pack your bags and buy a flight to a destination you’ve yet to explore. Massive thanks to our judges, Danelle Bohane, Dylan and Joanna Kitchener of The Kitcheners, and Gitte and […]