A little while back I received the new My Passport Wireless – Wi-Fi Mobile Storage from Western Digital to try out. The new device with its built-in SD card slot came at a very good time as I completely retired all my older camera models that used the Compact Flash memory cards and moved to the smaller SD card […]
Producing a wedding is an expensive thing. Having a budget is a very important aspect for this kind of production, but how do you build your budget? You will spend money on the venue, the decor, the dress, the catering, lights and DJ but non of this will stay. A day after the wedding all […]
About a year ago I wrote a post titled 10 tips for an Indian wedding photographer which I though was a good introduction to the field of wedding photography in India. A week later I added a second post with a few more tips on how to be a better wedding photographer and stand out in the crowd. […]
We continue with the post production for wedding photographers Tuesday column on it’s seventh edition and back to Udaipur at high noon. It was a Mehendi party at the Guava gardens of the Leela Palace. People were hanging out by the lake and the sun was high in the sky. I knew I was going to […]
After a break we took from this column last week to review the Nikon D750 camera we now back with number 06 of creative post production for wedding photographers. Following the review last week it only makes sense that we look into the D750 files this time. It is in a way a bit unfair to the […]
Full disclosure before I start; I did not pay for the Nikon D750 so you are free to think that I am biased. I might be. Nevertheless, I am not going to try to sell you anything. This is also not going to be a statistical comparison or a technical review of the pixels and […]
o here we are again. It is Tuesday and we are doing another, number 5 and counting, of creative post production for wedding photographers. I hope you are following up as the comments part is still very silent. This week was super busy, as usual. You are viewing this post on the new and revamped wedding […]
ime flies and we are already at the forth edition of creative post production for wedding photographers. This post is also the very first post on the new website so I am especially pleased. I’ve been very busy with the book and also setting up the new website in the last few weeks but am […]
This is the third post of creative post production for wedding photographers. This time it is an image from a destination wedding in Udaipur. A good example of how an image that is seemingly not good to start with can turn out to be rather fine, albeit rather kitsch I must admit, with some Lightroom attention.
Wedding photography can be a lot more forgiving in terms of the amount of post production we apply to our images than photojournalism will ever be. Yes, we are supported to tell the truth, but no one will be mad at us it we make it more beautiful.
Last week I posted a first in a series of posts on creative post production for wedding photographers and I’m happy to continue. I hope that this column grows to become a tool for both inspiration and technical solutions for wedding photographers struggling with Lightroom post production. As I mentioned last week, I will be sharing before […]
I’ve been talking a lot about post production in my wedding photography workshops and I’ve noticed that there is a huge misconception about it among photographers in India. So here is something to start your creative juices flowing. My new ‘column’ on post production will be running on this blog every week and will hopefully […]
The wedding photography workshop is now over. I have just got back home after an amazing week in Mumbai with some fantastic people, and WOW that was intense! It is only about twice a year that we manage to put together a workshop and believe me, it is not an easy thing to do. We try to […]
The wedding photography workshop in Jaipur is over and I am finally home. The last few weeks were hectic with the preparations and the travel and I’m glad to have some family time again. This was the second edition of the wedding photography workshop along with French travel and wedding photographer Christophe Viseux, after the […]
You and I want the same thing. We want to be great at what we do and we want people to know it so that they come to us and pay us lots of money. However, most people are swimming in the shallow waters of mediocrity and have no idea what to do next in order to climb the next step on the ladder to success.
I have been a photographer for many years now but only got involved in wedding photography in India back in 2007 when I started working on my book on Indian weddings. The market of wedding photography in India was very different back then and I was possibly the only Indian wedding photographer who covered weddings in […]
The workshop on destination wedding photography in Goa that was in the planning in the last four months is finally over and the level of adrenaline is slowly coming back to normal. It was a super intensive three-day weekend and it is now time to look back and see what we have achieved. The participants had arrived […]
I usually write for photographers but this post might actually be slightly different in the sense that it is meant more for the person on the other side of the line who is looking to hire the services of a professional photographer. As in everything else this is a two sided thing and as photographers […]