Alina Thomas Photography: Leesburg Virginia Wedding Photographer

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Why You Need a Wedding Questionnaire 

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Editing your photos doesn’t have to be so complicated. Transform any photo, shot on any camera, in any setting with this set of 10 presets —because that’s all you really need!

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These Cedar Oaks Farm bridal photos were so much fun to take! I teamed up with Ashley Grace Bridal to do a session at Cedar Oaks Farm, a brand new wedding venue in Bedford, Virginia. With everything going on in the world, it’s been a hot minute since I took bridal photos. And these did […]

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If you read my blog post last week, you know that I shared a super quick tutorial on how to create launch graphics for your website. Today, I’m taking it one step further and showing you how to create scrolling website graphics. Let’s get started!   Here’s my step-by-step process:   First, you’re going to […]

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Do you want to know how to create launch images for your website? Then you’re in the right place. Today, I’m showing you how I created my own launch images for my new website.   Here’s my step-by-step process:   First, you’re going to need a stock image (or an image of yourself holding a […]

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Let’s talk about how to stand out as a photographer in a saturated market! If you’ve been following me for a while, you know that with everything I teach, I like to go before you, test it, and then report back on what worked and what didn’t. So when I learned about the “onlyness” factor, […]

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My website has been at the top of the first page of Google for many years. This has helped me bring in tons of clients and even TRIPLE my day job income within a year of starting my business. So much so, that industry peers started asking me to coach them on how to show […]

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Are you looking to start your photography website redesign process? Then you’re in the right place!   Redesigning a website is no easy task. In fact, the entire process has a lot of moving parts which is why this time around I did not do it alone. Instead, I hired an amazing team of creatives […]

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How do you soften the light when using flash? If you’ve ever wondered how to use flash and not have your images look so harsh, then keep on reading.    One of my secret tools when it comes to softening the light when using flash during a wedding reception is to use a mini softbox […]

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Need a copy/paste Instagram caption that you can post today? Then you’re in the right place.   If you follow me on Instagram, you know that me recently moved  to Central VA to be closer to family.   The good thing?!   Our online community stays right here. No matter where you and I are […]

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Here’s how to use Instagram highlights to showcase your work online! I saw this thing the other day and wanted to let you know about it while it’s still fresh on my mind. :)   You might think it’s nothing juicy… but it’s insanely relevant to your goal of booking more weddings (or sessions)!   […]

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Here are my top 5 bridal poses that you can implement in your posing system starting with your very next wedding!   Wedding photographers, when was the last time that you photographed a wedding and didn’t have enough time for bridal portraits? Things always seem to run behind schedule at weddings, which is why you […]

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I started my business after getting my first DSLR camera as a wedding gift — I knew next to nothing about photography, but I loved it.

In the beginning, I was afraid to tell anyone that I was starting a photography business. I thought they wouldn’t take me seriously, and might even make fun of me.

The thing is: now I talk to photographers all the time who are dealing with the same insecurities I had when I was just starting out — Turns out, ain’t nobody got time to be afraid of their dreams!

That’s why I teach the same systems and formulas that made me into the confident photographer I am today to photographers just like you.

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I’m Alina  Thomas

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Wedding Questionnaires

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Growing a business is a lot easier when you’ve got someone who understands in your corner — I love nothing more than brainstorming and chatting things out with someone who just gets it!

That’s why I offer relaxed Mentoring & Coaching Sessions for photographers.

Wish you could just "pick my brain"? Let’s front-porch sit (virtually, of course) and chat through every aspect of your business — and work together to come up with a game plan you can actually implement.


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