Photography Tips

What so special about the FUJI XT2?

The FUJI XT-2 has revolutionized how I view photography. From its size to its controls, just about everything is different. I've had Canon since the first day I...

5D Mark IV Should you buy it?

On Thursday August 25th Canon released the 5D Mark IV with a 30 Mega Pixel count, 4K video and a shooting speed of 7 Frames per second. While all these aren't new to the camera industry there is one featured I'd like to highlight 1st....

What Should I Charge for a Wedding

Ever so often I’m asked: what should I charge for a wedding? It’s a question many photographers ask — experienced or not — Believe me I get it, I remember when I was asking the same question. knowing what to charge can be a difficult question. ...

Mirrorless Cameras Why Should You Care?

Mirrorless cameras have been around for a long time. In the 1800's one of the 1st ever photograph was taken by Joseph Draper. He was had taking a portrait of his sister with one of the first ever portable cameras made by a company called Niépce. Was this the first mirrorless camera?...

How to Launch an Online Photography Portfolio

You've taken a few photos and your now ready to start your photography portfolio. Where is the 1st place you should go? How much would it cost you? These are key questions but there are a few steps to take before making a choice. A portfolio is a must as a photographer, after all it's a very effective way to share you work....

Composition for life photography

When you pick up your camera it’s important to understand how to use it or all those precious moments are never captured (unless of course your using the automatic settings). Composition is the first step to better photography....

Learning to Lead as a Second Shooter

Being the main photography at an event is a great responsibility. You find yourself setting up the bridal party and on call for the bride or groom whenever they need a photo. It's a position where you a lot spend time directing both the Second shooter & wedding guests....

3 Ways to Take Better Pictures

I have spent weeks on end trying to choose the perfect lens, only to find out it's not long enough or bright enough. In fact I have spent twice as much time choosing the right camera and in the end realized that it's not as good as the next. ...
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3 Reasons I use Affinity Photo

The 3 Reasons I use Affinity Photo all have to do with replacing Adobe Photoshop. Adobe has been considered the gold standard for the majority of professionals for decades, however I believe that their methods of business are making them lose customers by the hundreds when you read my reasons you'll understand....