Crazy Lighting Techniques with David Beckstead, WPPI 2015
David Beckstead shares some of his techniques for using video lights, and even common flashlights, to create fun and funky shadows and dramatic lighting.
Which Camera Strap is Right for You?
I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect camera strap. There are so many different types that work for different photographers. Here’s the bulk of my research. You can decide for yourself which camera strap is right for you…
Unconventional Lighting: Constant vs. Flash with Wedding Photographer Michael Kinney
Wedding photographer Michael Kinney’s dramatic, fine art style evolved dramatically when he started using more constant lighting in his work. “Constant light can be a better tool in certain situations,” he says. Find out the pros and cons of using lightweight, portable LED lights in this interview/tutorial.
Tamara Lackey’s Top 10 Tips for Dynamic Portraits
I’ve been a long time fan of Tamara Lackey and her natural, emotive portraits of kids. I sat in on her WPPI 2015 keynote address to see what little nuggets of wisdom I could glean from her. Here are my notes, just for you.
Best Wedding Photography Blog RSS Feeds
Stop wasting time! Instead of visiting dozens of blogs daily, use RSS feeds to aggregate the information on your reader. Better yet, add filters and sort through the information to get all of the photography inspiration you can handle. Here’s a list of great wedding photography RSS feeds to add to your readers.
Equipment – Canon Vs. Nikon – What Do the Best Wedding Photographers Use?
The age old debate among photographers is the battle between Canon and Nikon gear. Both have lineups that match up…