This book describes the international standards of quality in the field of modern wedding photography. In fact, it presents all necessary information in a simple, and comprehensible manner. The author explains the basics of a well-executed wedding photograph, whether you are a photographer by trade, or if you are looking for one. After reading this book, you will have all the tools necessary, and will feel encouraged to move forward with the art of wedding photography. Besides, numerous beautiful illustrations will walk you through the wonderful world of wedding imagery, as defined by the views of internationally recognized professionals.
Two successful digital wedding photography guides in one e-book set These two e-books offer wedding photographers a full-color reference that walks them through all the major and minor steps in planning and organizing a successful wedding day shoot. Digital Wedding Photographer?s Planner and Digital Wedding Photography Photo Workshop include a complete guide to wedding photography, covering the key concepts and skills necessary to create memorable wedding photos. From the first meeting with the bride to the final presentation of the completed book, these two e-books are packed with important checklists, schedules, etiquette tips, and much more. Offers a step-by-step guide for all the major and minor steps in planning and organizing a successful wedding day shoot Gives tips for everything to the first meeting with the bride to the final presentation of the happy couple's commemorative book Contains checklists, schedules, etiquette tips, and much more Includes a complete resource for wedding photographers of any skill level Offers information on everything from brightly lit outdoor weddings to poorly lit evening ceremonies The Wedding Photographer?s Full Resource Guide offers one-stop shopping for all the information a wedding photographer needs.
Outlining a theory that combines the refinement of traditional posing techniques with the more organic, spontaneous techniques of photojournalism, this creative and informative resource offers poses that rely on personality and interaction. These instructions from a veteran wedding photographer provide the skills needed to recognize what makes a great pose and how to subtly direct your clients to achieve the needed balance between looking great and looking comfortable. Ultimately, this grouping of modern and traditional shots offers answers to the complications faced when attempting to pose wedding parties quickly while keeping the natural look that all wedding couples desire.
This useful guide helps couples make smart decisions every step of the way, from selecting a photographer to choosing dress styles and colors, bouquets, and shades of makeup that positively impact portraits. 50 color photos.
IMAGINE THE ADVANTAGE YOU’D HAVE IF ONE OF THE WORLD’S TOP WEDDING SHOOTERS SHARED HIS SECRETS WITH YOU World-renowned wedding photographer, and one of the most widely acclaimed instructors in the industry today, David Ziser brings his no-nonsense, straight-to-the-point teaching style to a book that totally rewrites the rules for how wedding photography is taught. This groundbreaking new book is the first of its kind to focus on the exact areas that wedding photographers have been begging a top pro like David to cover, including how to create professional quality light and beautiful images in every situation, how to compose wedding images that sell, and how to create amazing images in the limited time and at the fast pace of a wedding. But David doesn’t just stop there. He covers every aspect of what today’s brides and wedding couples want from a wedding photographer, including poses that work every time and can’t-miss lighting setups you can use again and again, and everything is laid out in a brilliant step-by-step method that makes learning these techniques so easy, you’ll be able to pull off these same looks yourself (without spending thousands on expensive equipment). Plus, the book is packed with David’s tricks of the trade that he’s picked up in a career shooting all over the world. LEARN HOW THE PROS REALLY DO IT Each year David trains thousands of photographers on how to shoot weddings like a pro. He knows the problems and challenges today’s wedding photographers face, and that’s exactly what he covers in this book. You’ll learn everything on the list here and much more: Professional posing and composition tips Simple on-location lighting setups that are specially designed for the wedding photographer How to get gorgeous images using a minimal amount of time and equipment Creative lighting techniques that anyone can use to create dramatic wedding portraits that will set you apart David’s own camera settings and lens selections (which lenses to use when, and why), and how to get the best results with your existing gear How pros use on- and off-camera f lash, and a host of tricks of the trade that will make you more profitable and have you delivering the type of wedding shots you’ve always dreamed of! Plus, the book includes the complete cover-to-cover layout from one of David’s wedding album designs to help spark your creative juices and give you ideas to take your own layouts to the next level. The wedding photography industry has been waiting for a landmark book that would become “the book” that finally changes everything, and that’s exactly what you’ll be getting with the purchase of this book.
After shooting weddings in New York for the past 10 years, Andrea Sperling has learned a thing or two about how brides and grooms can get the best wedding pictures from their photographer. This guide, complete with black and white photos, explains how wedding photography is a collaboration and answers all the questions couples have asked over the years from timing of group shots to digital vs. film. This book is perfect for those who really take an interest in having timeless, yet creative photographs of their wedding. It is also perfect for photographers new to the industry looking for professional insight from an award-winning photographer
The Wedding Photographer's Handbook instructs the photographer in all they need to know about getting into the lucrative wedding photography business. The book is designed for two types of photographers: For photographers who are already in the wedding business but may want to get an edge. For photographers who have worked in other fields but may want to start taking wedding pictures. The Wedding Photographer's Handbook gives step-by-step instructions on how to book the weddings, what to photograph and how to deliver the end product.
From the history of photography and how to shoot wedding portraits to creating stylish albums and working with digital output, everything a wedding photographer needs to know is included in this all encompassing manual. Photographers are provided with a shooting guide that walks them through the wedding day and offers advice on a variety of topics—including integrating detail, capturing the walk down the aisle, working in and out of doors, and finding and illustrating key relationships. Traditional and “in” methods of wedding photography are depicted in an educational timeline that explores past, present, and future trends in the field; current photo manipulation software, such as Adobe Photoshop and compatible plugins, are also discussed. Emphasis is placed on client interaction both before and after the big day, transforming prints into fine arts products, and developing and fine tuning a creative shooting style.
With the comprehensive, invaluable advice found in these illustrated pages, a bride can figure out what she wants from her wedding photography. Does she want a traditional style, or more of a journalistic feel? Will time be allotted for formal portraits of family and the bridal party? Which gowns, flowers, veils, makeup, and poses will look the best in photos'. Brides-to-be can examine every option, and learn just what they need to know about technical choices including the pros and cons of digital photography. From different packages to ordering enlargements and albums, they’ll get the scoop on how to use their time wisely, look their best, get the most for their money, deal with overtime, and even tip properly.
Fully revised and updated! Full-color guide to capturing great wedding images and building a successful photography business This full-color book from acclaimed professional wedding photographer Glen Johnson not only teaches you how to take memorable photos, it also shows you how to start a wedding photography business. Packed with great tips and savvy advice, this new edition helps you set up efficient workflows, choose camera equipment, manipulate images, make impressive presentations, and launch smart, photo-based marketing strategies to build your business. Best of all, it's loaded with new, superb photos that illustrate photography techniques. Shows you how to set up and capture beautiful photos, posed or candid, in all kinds of settings, for weddings and other special events Offers practical marketing strategies for building your own photography business, including how to build a fantastic Web site that attracts clients Covers current camera equipment and accessories, post-shoot digital darkroom techniques, digital editing software, and how to print your images successfully Gives you invaluable insights and tips from the author, who is one of the country's top wedding and special events photographers Capture better pictures of some of life's most memorable events—and build a sucessful photography business—with this indispensable guide!