How to Pose Couples for Wedding Portraits

How to Pose Couples for Wedding Portraits One of the challenges of wedding photography is working with couples that might not be all that comfortable in front of the camera. And when that happens, you end up with portraits that look stuffy and stiff. In other words, if you don't take action to learn how to pose couples for wedding...

Portrait Photography DON'TS

Portrait Photography DON'TS When you take someone's portrait, you obviously want to create gorgeous portrait photography, not something that will make the model want to hide the photo in their closet. That means learning how to take a portrait and minimizing mistakes that diminish the quality of your photos. In this quick...

How to Take Gorgeous Newborn Photos With Limited Gear

How to Take Gorgeous Newborn Photos With Limited Gear When speaking with new parents, I've noticed that there's a common feeling that they aren't capable of taking great photos of their babies on their own. But this simply could not be further from the truth. In fact, you don't even need professional newborn photography equipment to create...

How to Use Natural Light for Stunning Outdoor Portraits

How to Use Natural Light for Stunning Outdoor Portraits Eden Bao Photography I think we can all agree that the best lighting for portraits is natural light. But sometimes natural light needs a little bit of help... Whether that's using fill flash or a reflector to fill in shadows, positioning the model in the shade, or simply having the model rotate...

The Best Lenses for Wedding Photography

The Best Lenses for Wedding Photography One of the great things about being a photographer these days is the incredible array of gear that's available to us. I mean, you can shoot with anything from your smartphone to a Canon 5D Mark IV to a Leica film camera and get great results. Likewise, you can use anything from a wide-angle to...

Five Springtime Mommy and Me Photo Ideas

Five Springtime Mommy and Me Photo Ideas It's springtime, folks, and that means that it's a prime time to get outdoors with your mommy and me clients and create portraits that are light, bright, and full of color. That might sound like a straightforward undertaking, but there's a little more involved in capturing beautiful portraits...