Wedding Photography Inspiration: Tips Advice

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, […]

This Engagement Session Playlist Will Have Your Clients Feeling Comfy and Relaxed

January 15, 2018 | colleen

photo by Seth Langner While many couple’s talk about how they’re awkward in front of the camera, we all know that tends to be false (hello, babely couples who often look like part-time models). After a couple minutes of shooting and slight direction given by you, their ever-so-talented photographer, the couple tends to get into a rhythm and feel a little more at ease. To help that process a little more quickly, we came up with […]

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! […]

How to Make the Most Out Of Your Off-Season

January 8, 2018 | colleen

photo by Cassie Rosch, Photographer The light at the end of the tunnel is near – your editing queue is dwindling, you’re not shooting weddings every weekend, and your email inbox is caught up. So, now what? With the slow season fast approaching, we created a list of things to do! From business-related ventures to fun and relaxing days, we think there’s something on this list for everyone. photo by Candacelynn Photography Organize All The Things It […]

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 […]

Are Destination Weddings Hurting Your Local Wedding Game?

December 11, 2017 | colleen

photo by Igor Demba Photography It seems like just about every photographer I talk with yearns for the chance to photograph a destination wedding. I mean, who doesn’t want to travel to a fun and new place to photograph cute people in love? It sounds like a dream! But have you considered that your focus on destination weddings may be hindering your local wedding game? We’ve come up with a few things to consider that may […]

Things to Consider Before Photographing a Friend’s Wedding

December 4, 2017 | colleen

photo by Leeann Funk Photography Friendship is awesome. Wedding photography is awesome. But is it still awesome when you mix the two? Photographing a friend’s wedding could be the coolest thing ever – you have such an important and major role in the biggest day of your friend’s life! But on the flip side, there could be some cons to photographing a friend’s wedding. Before you rush to send your BFF a wedding contract to sign, […]

Buying Presets – Yay or Nay?

November 27, 2017 | colleen

photo by The Jar Photography Presets are changing the photography industry and it seems like everyone is selling them and/or buying them. Seriously, though. When someone posts an image online, one of the most popular comments is “this is so beautiful! What preset is it?” It’s almost expected that people are using someone else’s preset and photos are no longer being edited 100% from scratch. So what is with all the hype and is it actually […]

How to Create a Tagline That Truly Represents Your Wedding Photography Business

November 20, 2017 | colleen

photo by Joelsview Photography Have you ever thought about how taglines are like Instagram bios? What you write on your Instagram or Twitter gives people a glimpse into who you are and what you’re about. Taglines are the same thing! They’re the little extra oomph that describes who you are, your ideal client, and the overall vibe of your business. With all the time we have spent perfecting our online bios, it shouldn’t be too different […]

Instagrammers to Follow – November

November 16, 2017 | carrie

Photo by a sea of love If you’re in a rut when it comes to your ‘gram game, don’t you dare give up! Check out what this month’s Instagrammers to Follow have to say about beating the system and turning Instagram into a top marketing funnel for your business. Hint, hint, it’s not all about the followers and likes! Blitzkneisser – @blitzkneisser_foto Photo by Blitzkneisser Instagram makes it possible that we have a greater range, that’s why we […]