Category Archives: Bridal Business

Why Black & White?| Bridal Business

Before digital photography, the photographer’s creative eye needed to determine before loading their camera with film if they wanted their next series of images to be captured in color or black and white. This is something I love to keep in mind as I’m shooting, often asking myself, “is this a situation that would be Continue Reading

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Ordering Professional Quality Prints on Pixieset

Last summer, I did a test on how the quality of prints in terms of paper and color varies when ordered from different consumer labs (you can view the winner here!). It was amazing — and slightly scary! — to see the contrasting results. As I discussed in the post, the majority of my time as a Washington, DC Continue Reading

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What to Wear for Your Engagement Session | Bridal Business

A few years ago, I started including an engagement session in every single wedding package! Not only because I love them, but because I personally find it vital to the relationship I build with my clients as a Washington, DC wedding photographer. One of my biggest goals for the wedding day (besides creating beautiful images, Continue Reading

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Untouched Reception Details | Bridal Business

The idea of “untouched” reception shots are probably a bit foreign to most brides, which isn’t a bad thing! After all, that’s why you hire a Washington, DC wedding photographer to teach you about these things :) Think of it like this… your Aunt Sally sticks her head in brief just for a view at Continue Reading

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Creating a Cohesive Wedding Day | Bridal Business

When I got married back in 2011, Pinterest didn’t exist. I know, I know, pick your jaw up. We had to plan the “old fashioned” way — doing Google image searches for things like “wedding hair styles” and “purple flowers”. Sometimes you got good results, sometimes not so much. Pinterest would have made my life Continue Reading

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