Category Archives for Pre-shoot

How to Set up a Day of Portfolio Shoots

The objective: Book several shoots back to back in 1 day so you can get a variety of new photos to use for your portfolio, advertising, and because practice is necessary for becoming a better photographer.

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What Makes a Great Image Great

How do I take a great photo? This is a subjective. So let’s get that out of the way. Every one of these criteria will be different for every viewer, which is no different than a taste test for wine

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Setting Expectations pt. 2 – Preparing For The Shoot

Preparing For The Shoot “In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower This could not be more true when it comes

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Setting Expectations pt.1 – Friends and Family

Photographing Friends and Family Prevention is the best cure! This holds true in so many aspects of our lives. It is especially important when working with friends and family. I have found some things

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