So often we become consumed with what people think of what we make/create/produce, as if their opinions will be the thing that will predict our success. Let me break it to you: what industry peers think of your work DOESN’T matter. At all. My advice is simple: create work you’re proud of, connect with customers […]
This installment of http://jasminestarblog.com/index.cfm?q=shooting+star+%3A&x=0&y=0 Shooting Star (you can find more here: http://jasminestarblog.com/index.cfm?q=shooting+star+%3A&x=0&y=0 ) focuses on building a business with a partner and the differing dynamics that come into play. Here I offer four tips on how I’ve learned to work with another person and I hope they help a bit if you’re in a similar […]
I’ll be walking through a sample of how I pose a bride. These are basic tips, but the goal is simply to make my subject comfortable in front of my camera and encourage editorial poses with a natural flair.
Prior to arriving on the wedding day, I’ve emailed and asked the bride to bring a copy of the wedding invitation and corresponding paper goods, usually referred to as the invitation suite. In this video, I’ll be explaining how to photograph invitation suites and tips to stay away from the threat of it looking like […]
While romantic photos occur naturally on a wedding day, there are moments when wedding photographers have to work HARD to create romantic scenes for the moments to spark in front of our cameras. Every wedding photographer works equally as hard to capture intimate wedding photos, but the best make it look natural and easy. If […]
http://jasminestarstore.com This Wedding Day Shot List is in no way a complete guide to shooting a wedding. At all. What we do as artists cannot be summed up in a series of boxes to check…I know this. However, when I started shooting weddings, I felt like I was always missing something. I’d leave a wedding […]
3 wedding posing tips and tricks for beautiful bridal portraits. In this video, I explore classic poses, time management, tips and tricks on how to get great bridal shots.
Three tips on the best ways to work with a second shooter to maximize your photography portfolio. If you’re interested in the Second Shooter Agreement, check …
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