photography and editing basic tips

Have a camera? Learn all sorts of tips about shooting photos and even how to crop and edit the pictures you take to create portraits that you can be proud of.

Fun And Unusual Costumes To Wear For Boudoir Photography

6 October 2016
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Boudoir photographers, like those at Light Images, capture romantic, tasteful, intimate, and sometimes erotic images of women. Boudoir photographs are typically taken for the private enjoyment of the subject and their romantic partner, but they can be taken for a variety of reasons. Modern boudoir photography is seen as empowering, and it can encourage women to celebrate their beauty and their sexuality. It should also be a fun experience, and dressing up in a costume for some of the shots can help women capture a fantasy on film. Read More …

3 Things You Can Do To Help Ensure Professional Family Photos Turn Out Beautifully

18 August 2016
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If you have small children and are planning a professional photo session with a photographer for your next family photo, it's best not to leave the success of your session to chance. Here are a few things you can do to ensure that your family photos turn out beautifully: Schedule the session early in the day. If you are a planning a family photo shoot, try to schedule it early in the day. Read More …

3 Tips For Taking Amazing Vacation Photos

19 July 2016
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In today's social media and technology-driven world, great vacation photos are a must. Great vacation photos are a wonderful way to share fun experiences with friends and families. Beautiful photos can also be cherished for years to come. Looking over a photo album, whether it be a traditional album or a digital one, is something that will likely be done for years after a big vacation. This is why getting those photos right is so important. Read More …

Signs You Could Be Ready To Join The Wedding Photography Game

25 May 2016
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As someone who dabbles in professional photography — perhaps shooting engagement portraits or baby photos for clients — it's important that you don't rush into shooting weddings until you're ready. However, if you've done a lot of shooting over a period of time and believe that your equipment and skills are properly suited to shooting weddings, this can be a rewarding and lucrative world in which to immerse yourself. You shouldn't be in a hurry to become a wedding photographer, even if you're enticed by the idea. Read More …

Getting A Good Headshot

24 May 2016
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Many employers require headshots from their employees. It could be for the company website, for a business card or for marketing brochures. If a headshot is a requirement of a job, the employer likely will hire a corporate photography expert to take the pictures, but there are a few things the photo subject can do to ensure a great photo. Posture To avoid looking too stiff—or worse, like a mug shot—avoid angling both shoulders toward the camera. Read More …