Articles tagged "wedding-photography"

Slideshow: the Winner and Finalists for the 2021 International Wedding Photographer of the Year competition

The winners and finalists for the 2021 International Wedding Photographer of the Year competition have been announced, highlighting incredible wedding photography work from around the globe.

Texas report details the harsh realities, risks of being a wedding photographer during the COVID-19 pandemic

Texas Monthly has shared an article detailing how one high-risk photographer was exposed and eventually tested positive for COVID-19 after the party hid that the groom had tested positive ahead of the event.

A recent survey reveals wedding photographers spend only 4% of their time taking photos

UK-based company Your Perfect Wedding Photographer recently released the results from its fourth annual industry survey. They published some key takeaways.

Wisconsin videographer sued for more than $14K after court rules he botched eight weddings

A Wisconsin wedding videographer has been ordered to pay back more than $14,000 after he either didn't deliver the services he was hired for or never showed up to the weddings at all.

Taking your drone to a wedding? Read this first

It's spring, and that means wedding season is upon us! If you're one of the many photographers planning wedding shoots this year, this is a great time to think about including aerial photography in your plans.

Bride ordered to pay photographer $89K for posting defamatory statements online

A disgruntled bride is being ordered to pay $89,000 USD in damages after destroying a wedding photographer's business with defamatory comments online.

International Wedding Photographer of the Year 2017 winners announced

The winner's of this year's International Wedding Photographer of the Year have been announced, with Erika Mann of Two Mann Studios taking home the top prize for her striking portrait of a bride set against a double rainbow.

Behind the scenes: The story behind this volcanic eruption wedding photo

Photojournalist Jack Kurtz captured a once, maybe twice-in-a-lifetime wedding portrait while on assignment in the Philippines covering the Mayon volcano erupting. This is the story behind that photograph.

Wedding photography inspiration: MyWed reveals 2017 Award winners

Some good inspiration for current and aspiring wedding photographers out there. If you shoot images like these, you're bound to stand out from the crowd and give your clients that "wow" factor.

Wedding photographer's work lambasted by clients in detailed 30-page report

Most wedding photographers are probably open to a little bit of feedback from their clients, but one Hong Kong couple was reportedly so upset, they provided their photographer with a detailed 30-page report full of their grievances!

Photo story of the week: A spectacular wedding shoot in Norway

Read the story behind this gorgeous wedding photo captured at Trolltunga in Norway by husband and wife duo Priscila Valentina Photography. The 14 hour hike in the rain that preceded this shot was TOTALLY worth it.

Ask the staff: wedding season weirdness

From a kilt-wearing attendee on a ladder to a pig adjacent a reception, the wedding photographers on staff have seen it all. Here are some hiccups and oddities they've run into while photographing the Big Day.

Craigslist ad wants wedding photographer to also shoot the... uh... consummation

There are some pretty personal genres of photography out there, but this Craigslist ad takes things to a whole new level. This couple wants a wedding photographer who will stick around and shoot the wedding night... consummation, too.

Mt. Everest: The ultimate wedding photography gig?

California couple and their photographer trek 3 weeks across Nepal to get married. Some of the photos are pretty cool.

Fundy Suite offers wedding photographers tiered pricing for album design and sales tools

Fundy Software, maker of album-building and sales tools for wedding photographers, is updating its software set with additional features and a new tiered pricing structure. Read more

Brides Magazine suggests professional photographers use 'Cannon or Nikon' cameras

Brides magazine recently published a controversial article that suggested that professional photographers should only shoot 'Cannon or Nikon'. Needless to say, this hasn't gone over well. Read more  

On assignment: the Leica Q at a Portland wedding

Portland, OR is also known as 'Bridgetown' for its many crisscrossing bridges slicing through the urban landscape. Rather appropriately, then, the Leica Q is a bridge of sorts for one DPReview staffer, as it is the first mirrorless camera he's used alongside DSLRs while shooting a wedding. So, can the Q replace a full-frame DSLR and wide-angle lens? Read more

Working with what you've got: Bambi Cantrell on photographing brides, babies and more

Keep it simple. Do what you can with what you've got. A great expression can be perfection. After over 30 years in the business, professional portrait and wedding photographer Bambi Cantrell is chock-full of useful advice for both aspiring amateurs and established pros alike. Click through to see some of Cantrell's work, and how she uses common sense, intuition and charm to capture meaningful images for her clients. Read more 

Rangefinder magazine honors its annual '30 Rising Stars of Wedding Photography'

Rangefinder magazine has announced its annual list of top wedding photography newcomers, now in its fourth year, highlighting the work of 30 photographers to watch. See some of their work and learn more about the list. Read more

Destination wedding photography part 2
Chris Mann's tips on planning, pricing and shooting a destination wedding (part 2 of 2). In this part we'll look at how photographing a wedding in a tropical destination differs from more temperate locations.
Destination wedding photography part 1
Chris Mann's tips on planning, pricing and shooting a destination wedding (part 1 of 2). In part one we'll look at the practical, legal and financial side of shooting overseas.