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  • Booking A Photographer For A Winter Wedding? Three Things To Ask First

    Hiring a wedding photographer can be one of the most important parts of planning a wedding since the photographs will be mementos that you'll look back on for years to come. Instead of picking out a photographer based only on their rates or portfolio, you'll need to look into a few more details when choosing a photographer based around the weather. When your wedding is being held during the winter, the following questions can all help lead you towards the ideal photographer.
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  • Getting Married In A Courthouse? 4 Reasons To Still Hire A Photographer

    When you decide that you are going to get married in a courthouse, you may feel as if you do not need to take any photos because the setting will not be as beautiful as an actual venue. However, you will still find it worthwhile to hire the best photographer for the job. check out how you can still get great photos when you hire the right wedding photographer for the job. 
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  • The Importance Of Headshots At Convention Centers

    If you are going to be involved at an event at a convention center for a trade show, then there are many things you need to do to make your experience a success. However, one of the details you don't want to neglect paying enough attention to is the headshots. There are many considerations you want to go over to make sure that your headshots are worthy. Here are some of the things you want to think about with regards to convention headshots.
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  • How To Get Ready For Your Maternity Photo Shoot

    If you want beautiful pictures to always remember your pregnancy, maternity photography is the answer. Maternity photography is the most effective when you are between seven and nine months pregnant so that can see the full effect of your baby bump in the images. When you are interested in a maternity photo shoot, start by locating a photographer. Talk about how you want the images to look and see if the photographer has the style you are looking for by reviewing their portfolio.
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  • Decorating Your House? 3 Types Of Artwork To Choose From

    Decorating your house can be both really fun and really stressful at the same time. After you have chosen a new paint color, new flooring, lighting, and furniture, the last thing that you have to choose is artwork. Before you go out to a discount home decor store and choose just about anything to hang up, this article will list three specific types of artwork for you to consider choosing from.
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  • Talk To Your Wedding Photographer About Getting These Shots At A Nearby Comic-Con

    When you've chosen your wedding venue and are thinking about having your wedding photos taken between your ceremony and reception, it's advantageous to consider what attractions are located nearby and that might serve as effective photo backdrops. While lots of couples will want to visit picturesque areas around their wedding venue for the photos, there are other approaches that you can take. One idea is to see if a comic-con event is taking place in the area.
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  • Three Captivating Shots That Involve A Streetcar

    If you're shooting a wedding in a city that has streetcars, and your subjects are up for the idea, you've got a perfect prop that can create a series of captivating images. Of course, you'll need to assess the distance between the nearest streetcar track or depot and the wedding/reception venue, but if the logistics make sense, you can visit a streetcar with the happy couple during the photo shoot that takes place between the ceremony and reception.
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  • How To Design The Perfect Custom Photography Backdrop For Your Wedding

    You might have wanted to have a beach wedding, or perhaps your planned destination was Paris but it was too much to ask everyone you wanted to invite to head to Europe. Instead, you can bring the ambiance to just about any place in the world by creating custom designed photography backdrops for you and your guests to take selfies or professional photos in front of. If you are looking for a unique look that will appeal to everyone including yourself for your wedding photos, you can add backdrops either for the ceremony or your reception and make you feel like you are actually at an exotic locale.
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  • Offer Complimentary Headshots For Women Facing Cancer Battles

    If you're a professional photographer, it's nice to be able to use your skills to give back to people in your community. Offering certain sessions for free is not only a nice gesture but can also improve your reputation in the area, which can be good for your business.  One idea to explore is to offer complimentary headshots for women who are facing battles with cancer. You can speak to each client and approach the headshot in a manner that suits her.
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  • Poses To Avoid When You Shoot Corporate Photographs

    Many professional photographers have the opportunity to shoot corporate photographs. Specific assignments of this nature can vary, but capturing images of various companies' executives is a common job. There are many different factors to consider when you shoot photos of this nature, including how your subjects pose. Each person you shoot may have a specific idea about how he or she wishes to pose, and while the client should always get the final say, you shouldn't hesitate to share your thoughts in this area.
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