Photography Tips



Are you looking for ways to fix bad lighting? Over the past few months, I’ve shared dozens of blog posts that walk you through how to find the best light for your photos and how to photograph in different lighting scenarios. Natural light is the best source of light because it’s free, it’s abundant, and […]

how to fix bad lighting


How do you shoot outdoor ceremonies in harsh light? Let’s talk about it! We all know that when you’re shooting outdoors, the lighting is not always ideal… especially if the ceremony happens midday.   Imagine this…   It’s a beautiful summer day. The sun is shining bright in the clear blue sky with no clouds […]

ceremonies in harsh light


Natural light is the best source of light. In short – it’s free, it’s abundant, and it doesn’t require any equipment. But how can you become a natural light photography pro at weddings and engagement sessions?! Here are some tips for getting the most out of your natural lighting:   1. What is Natural Light? […]

natural light photography


What’s the best time to schedule portrait sessions for the best natural light? Is it early in the morning, late in the evening, or somewhere in between? Taking advantage of natural light is important because it’s free, beautiful, and makes your clients look great.     The best time of day for pictures is early […]

best natural light tips


One of the most underutilized Nikon camera settings is the ability to set your command dial to review images. This is huge!! This is a feature that a lot of Nikon shooters love about the Canon cameras, but didn’t know that they could set it up on their Nikon cameras as well. Using your command […]

my favorite nikon camera hack


If you want to learn how to make your memory cards last longer, you’re in the right place!   Would you believe me if I told you that in ten years of being a wedding photographer, I’ve never had a single corrupted card? Not a single one! And yes, I still have the same cards […]

how to make your memory cards last longer


What are the best SEO tips for wedding photographers? I get this questions a lot, which is why I’m going to answer it in today’s blog post.   One of the (many) reasons I love having a blog is that I get to answer other photographers’ questions about running a photography business. When I first […]

seo for wedding photographers


Have you heard about HoneyBook Smart Files? I have exciting news for you! As you may already know, I’ve been using HoneyBook as my business management tool for many years now, and this week, they’ve released a brand new feature called Smart Files.   Smart Files allow you to combine elements of your booking process […]

Honeybook flows


In this blog post I’m going to show you how to take epic sparkler exit photos at weddings! A couple of weeks ago I shared my 5 Must-Have Camera Accessories for Wedding Photographers and received a lot of questions about the Joby GorillaPod Tripod, particularly how I use it for sparkler exits.   “I am […]

how to shoot wedding sparkler exits


These camera accessories were delivered to my door this week, which was perfect timing as I’m gearing up for a wedding this weekend. My second shooters always bring cool camera accessories to weddings, and I’m so excited to share with you some of my favorites and must-haves.   1. The Joby GorillaPod Tripod   I’ve […]

camera accessories for wedding photographers

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