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[9 Jan 2013 Comments Off on Questions for a wedding photographer | 1,991 views]

 
When you are selecting your wedding photographer, what are the questions you should be asking? 
 
Be prepared, take the checklist with you, your photographer won’t be offended.
 
Experience
 
A big key question:  is your photographed experienced and professional – or just a weekend warrior having a bit of fun?
 
The professional wedding photographer has some key benefits:
– Experience to make you look great all the time
– Experience dealing with difficult situations
– Knows which shots you must have and how to get them
– Has backup equipment just in case
– Has insurance and all those …

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Wedding Tips and Ideas »

[5 Jan 2013 Comments Off on BBC Story about the Duff Wedding Photographer | 2,484 views]

 
The link itself is interesting http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/8292164.stm, the gist of the story is the couple booked what they thought was a professional photographer, but didn’t get back what they thought were professional shots.
It’s also interesting to read the comments of other brides about their experience with and without professionals.
But, when you’re considering who will photograph your wedding, here’s some things to think about:
1) In years to come what is the one thing you will still have 20, 30 even 50 years later – Yep, the photos.  
2) What’s the thing you …

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General Photography, Modelling »

[1 Jan 2013 Comments Off on JD Couture – Fashion Shoot | 2,387 views]

My main forte as a photographer is fashion work and here we’ve got a combination of weddings and fashion together. This was a shoot to capture the collection of Julliette and Desdemona’s wedding couture.

I really like their dresses and so shooting them was very appealing to me. We had two wonderful models who had to play the whole Bride and Groom part, (something that can be a challenge for some models – but these two took it in their stride). We wanted to capture lovely happy faces as well as …

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