Reasons to Hire a Professional Photographer for Family Photos

Many people hire amateur photographers for everything from birthday party photos to family portrait sessions. Even though it’s alright to ask a photo-savvy cousin or friend to do a newborn photo session, there are some things that only professionals can offer. An experienced Houston lifestyle photographer helped me understand why hiring a professional photographer for family photo session might be the best choice. Read more »

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How a Professional Food Photographer Helps Promote Restaurants

food photography in TXWe’ve all heard the phrase, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” And when it comes to professional food photography it’s a good idea to give a nod to that saying. Professional food photography will take your branding and marketing from average to awesome and can help increase sales and new customers. Food photography has the ability to appeal to the consumer’s emotions, making them stop, look and want to taste. Usually this is an action that the human body can’t ignore!

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4 Amazing Tips to Make the Most of Lightroom Presets

Lightroom presetsLightroom presets are amazing tools that you can use for all your photos including your family photos and any other types of photos. Sometimes with just a click you can convert an image from its RAW state to a totally post-processed and finished photo, while some other times you can use a preset and get around 80%-90% finished, from where it’s only a few small adjustments to get a great looking image but the time saved by using the preset is truly valuable. Here are a few tips for making the most of Lightroom presets to get help in your workflow and generate awesome images.

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Matted or Flush Mount Album? Which One Should You Choose?

wedding albumOne of the things a soon-to-be-married couple has to do is to pick the style and type of their wedding album. In general, when deciding on a book to put your photo memories in, you have two styles to choose from: matted and flush mount. Which one is better? The answer to this question isn’t simple; it depends on your own personal taste. Let’s take a look at major characteristics of both album types to make it easier for you to decide.  Read more »

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3 Amazing Tips to Get An Excellent Passport Photo

passport photo tipsThe topic of taking a passport photo always brings stress as it’s a snapshot required for perhaps the most important government-issued ID and there are very strict requirements regarding lighting, backdrop, facial expressions and head positioning to make sure that the image is usable, creating a photo one may find less than flattering and one to be stuck with for at least up to 10 years. You may wonder how to achieve such a photo. Here are a few tips.

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Top 5 Tips to Capture Awesome Photos of the Newly Arrived Life

Looky Looky baby photography 3Baby photography may seem risky to a beginner photographer. It’s quite different from adult photography in which you can instruct your subjects to give desired poses. In baby photography, you have to deal with a human who is extremely delicate, fragile and unpredictable. Therefore even a seasoned photographer can become worried and stressed out while photographing babies. Here are a few useful tips which may help you to start with.

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4 Outstanding Benefits of Using Instagram

benefits of instagramIf you haven’t yet realized the importance of Instagram, the photo sharing platform, you should realize it now as it is today’s most powerful medium for creating photo content for your business. The photo editing tool has some more benefits too. Here they are.

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Top 5 Melbourne Wedding Venues for Awesome Wedding Photos

Wedding Photography MelbourneResidents of Melbourne are lucky to have such a beautiful city to live in. Especially, couples who are getting married in Melbourne are very fortunate because firstly they are tying the knot on the backdrop of such a lovely place and secondly they are going to have awesome wedding photos which they can cherish forever. There are a lot of beautiful photogenic locations in and around Melbourne, and you and your photographer will certainly enjoy your photo shoot. Here are some such exclusive wedding photo venues in Melbourne.

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