A moodboard is a visual way to collect images that reflect your vision of your wedding photos. As a result it makes it easier for you to communicate with your photographer and share this vision with him. Granted your photographer helps you, you will be able to put words on the esthetics that you love and be able to communicate precisely what you want.
The success of family portraiture always rely on the good will of the kids. When parents come to me with small children I alway give them this few guidelines. The photo session should not be seen as a chore, a torture or something they are forced to do because mom said so. Here are 4 ways to ensure we get the best out of the kids.
As a portrait photographer posing has always being a tough subject. Because subjects sometimes need directions but a good photograph is always about an emotion. Emotions can be stifled by the process of posing, by the un-natural we self-consciously know we look.
As a result it is important to have a reliable way to provoke in a composition and let them be themselves.
Most of the time you will be given your images on a digital format. It may be on CD, usb key or download. Yet, if you don’t take a minimum care it is easy to loose all of your digital archive. Computer crashes, loss, theft, fire, earthquake. Danger is out there and it wants to take your pictures away. Therefore you have to take the necessary step to protect you. Here is how to raise the odds in your favor.