The Complete Guide To Light: Clock And Compass Lighting Technique | A Webinar By Mark Cleghorn

In this series of webinars Mark Cleghorn shows you how he created the images, along with all the lighting setups and recipes for you to recreate yourself. In this part we are going to look at the clock and compass lighting tecnique. Lighting is not a black art, Lighting is

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The Ultimate Guide To Wedding Seating Charts – One Of The Final Tasks On Your To-Do List

Wedding seating charts are incredibly powerful tools. With the right combination of people at each table, you give your guests the opportunity to meet, mingle and celebrate in a memorable way. Of course, not every shindig warrants a seating chart – if you’re having 25 guests at a buffet, you

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Photographing Bride And Groom [Weddings]: A Beginners’ Guide To Poses

Shooting wedding photography professionally is a much, much bigger topic than just sample poses. The aim of this article is only to provide you with some initial guidance and ideas to take some nice bride and groom pictures. The wedding veil is a superb accessory for a bride’s close-up portrait.

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What Is The Best Clothing For Portraits? The Beginner’s Guide

What is the best clothing for portraits? The clothes your clients or portrait subjects are wearing in their portraits can be a touchy subject to discuss with them, especially if you are just doing a portrait for them as “a friend with a good camera.” Even as pros, we have

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The Complete Guide To Engagement Parties

“this comprehensive engagement party primer will answer all your planning and etiquette questions.” Whether you’re planning an engagement party or recently engaged yourself, we’re guessing you have a few questions about this pre wedding bash. At the end of the day, an engagement party is exactly what it sounds like:

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A Comprehensive Guide For Stunning Black and White Photography

Black and white photography is one of the most intimidating genres out there, mostly because it’s associated with lots of established names, as well as the “fine art photography” label. But here’s the thing: Black and white photography isn’t actually difficult. In fact, it’s just like any other genre of

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The Ultimate Guide To Choosing And Placing Photography Subjects

The subject is the essence of your photograph. Two photographers can stand at the same spot, at the same time, looking at the same scene and choosing completely different subjects. The subject you choose and where you place it determines your final result. But how do you choose a photography

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A Comprehensive Guide To Corporate Event Photography

I personally love shooting corporate event photography as they’re always different. There’s lots to learn from people speaking at events that others have paid thousands to see, it’s an easy, relaxed gig and the pay is great if you go after the right clients. This rather long post is a

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Amazing Guide To Create Colorful Eye Catching Photographs Without Post Processing

There are a lot of really great tools to use in Photoshop, or Lightroom, to get the colors in your photos to pop, creating a more vibrant portrait. But, did you know that you can create color popping portraits, before you even open them for post-processing? It’s true! By incorporating

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Wedding Color and Style Guide – Answers To Your Most Pressing Wedding Color Combo Questions

Without a doubt, the color will set the tone of your wedding, whether it’s a bright and bold summer soiree or a romantic winter wedding. So what color palette will you choose? With such a big style decision, making this choice can be harder than you might think. Luckily, we

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