Quick Tips to Pose the Bride and Groom

Quick Tips to Pose the Bride and Groom Drawing a blank in the middle of a couple shoot is not an uncommon thing for a photographer. You suddenly run out of ideas and stand perplexed on what to do next. This video from Vanessa Joy throws light on some quick ideas to get you started with posing brides and grooms. [ Read More ]

Photographing Details in Weddings

Photographing Details in Weddings A wedding day is full of details, and photographing them aptly will give you a variety of images to present in the wedding album. As simple as it sounds, it is important that you are prepped prior. Here is a video of Vanessa Joy sharing her two cents on this topic. [ Read More ]

Shooting Family Photos in a Wedding

Shooting Family Photos in a Wedding Family photos in a wedding can at times be boring for a photographer, as all the action happens around the bride and the groom. But let us not forget the significance of family photos and why it is important to have them captured right. In this video, Vanessa Joy shares her advice on shooting families in weddings. [ Read More ]

Quick Tips for Photographing Bridesmaids

Quick Tips for Photographing Bridesmaids Shooting the bridesmaids is one of the more significant parts of any wedding shoot, apart from photographing the bride and the groom. In fact, you never know, a few of them may end up as your future clients too. Here is Vanessa Joy for Adorama giving her two cents on prepping up to shoot the bridesmaids. [ Read More ]

Shooting Portraits With a Smoke Machine

Shooting Portraits With a Smoke Machine Smoke is a great way to add atmosphere to your studio shots, but smoke can be a problem too if not planned properly as it fills up the studio and obstructs visibility. In this video, Gavin Hoey shares some nice tips on making your next smoke filled shoot go smooth and better. [ Read More ]

Five Different Looks Using a Single Black Hat

Five Different Looks Using a Single Black Hat How far can you get with a single prop inside a small studio set up? The possibilities are limitless and it starts with your imagination. Getting the most from a single prop is both challenging and exciting. It is a great way to improve your portrait photography. In this case, Gavin Hoey uses a basic black sun hat as the prop and brings out five different looks. [ Read More ]