How to Take Great Photos of Your Kids

Do you want to learn some tips on how to take great photos of your kids? Do all of the photos of your children include super cheesy smiles or the back of their head as they run away? I have photographed many children during my career, and photographing my daughter can still be the most challenging subject for me. But there are a few things I have learned along the way. Keep reading to learn five tips on how to take great photos of your kids!1. Get down on their level One of the things that can set apart a "good" photo from a "great" one is the angle in which it was taken. As an adult it is second nature to take photos on your level, and to point the camera down on kids when trying to take their photo. While you might get a good snapshot that way, try moving down to your kids level … [Read more...]

Capturing Candid Wedding Moments

With spring and summer approaching it is time to think about weddings. Wedding days are a momentous day that be a blur of excitement and emotions. Every bride has her 'must take' photos for her special day. But don't forget these fun candid ideas to capture all the fun and love of your wedding day! 1. The Bride Find the bride in the last quiet moments of the day for some stunning picture opportunities. (Photo Credit: Bridal Expo Chicago)2. Father of the Bride While the bride is busy getting ready to walk down the aisle, don't forget the father of the bride. Don't worry about capturing his face. This angle speaks volumes as to what this Dad is feeling and includes his faithful canine companion. (Photo Credit: Art Vision)3. Finishing Touches Sneak in while the bridesmaids are … [Read more...]