What am I paying for when I buy photography services? This question is one I have wanted to be transparent about from the beginning of starting my photography business. I get the feeling that some people believe that photography is too expensive, but the reality is that the median annual pay for a photographer is $31,710. This post is to help anyone who is considering getting their photos … [Read more...] about What am I Paying For When I Buy Photography Services?
Choosing the location of a photo session is not just about finding a beautiful location; it is about knowing where you want to display your photos in your home, how you want to use the photos online and what style you prefer. One of my favorite things is to see photos I take displayed in homes. Because I love photography and home decor, I think about the process of creating the art and where … [Read more...] about How to Choose Location for Photography Session
So, this weekend was busy. I had a photo session on Friday and Saturday morning. I have not taken photos since last season and starting up again has given me some perspective. I really do love families and how beautiful, unique and complex they are. It can be very stressful when I worry the whole time about getting the one perfect family photo, but the longer I make photos, the more I realize that … [Read more...] about Don’t Say Cheese!
Photography Tips and Learning Websites for Beginners I love to share what I learn with others. My adult interaction is pretty limited these days and it is so refreshing to "visit" with you. Although I do not consider myself an expert photographer, I do feel like I am far enough into my learning journey to share a few tips. I took a Great Courses photography video course that I really liked … [Read more...] about Photography Tips and Learning Websites for Beginners