How to work a wedding like an all-star

November 2018 issue Profiles

When you play the wedding photography game, you have to be ready for anything. On any given Saturday, photographers face loathsome lighting, wild weather, perplexing personalities, and every imaginable disaster and near-disaster. The difference between a real pro and someone who’s winging it is their ability to produce great results ceremony after ceremony no matter the conditions.© David Boeck David BoeckDavid Boeck, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, owner of daVeck Studios in San Antonio, will be...Continue Reading >

Be personable: Wedding clients want a photographer who cares

September 2018 issue Profiles

David Wheeler knows the power of relatability From a geographic perspective, David Wheeler has it all. Based just outside of Southampton on England’s picturesque southern coast, Wheeler has at his disposal miles of coastline overlooking the famed Isle of Wight. Within a short distance are the rambling New Forest National Park, the verdant countryside dotted with Downton Abbey-esque manors, and the delights of London.“It’s a beautiful part of the world,” admits Wheeler, who...Continue Reading >

Wedding photographer Michael Anthony’s flair for drama

September 2018 issue Profiles

It wasn’t a shot anyone ever would have asked for. Dress wrapped in a trash bag, hair underneath a shower cap, the bride gathered up her skirt and scurried up a hill to her venue, laughing, as her wedding planner shielded her with an umbrella. Rain had forced her 2015 nuptials in Lake Como, Italy, indoors, and photographer Michael Anthony captured this hectic scene between a brief outdoor shoot and the reception. It wasn’t perfect, but it was real, and to Anthony, that’s what made it so...Continue Reading >

Grand Imaging Award 2019 finalists named by Professional Photographers of America

8.13.2018 News

Professional Photographers of America has announced the Grand Imaging Award finalists for 2019.The 100 finalists' images have been deemed the best of the 2018 PPA International Photographic Competition. The Grand Imaging Award finalists, 10 each in 10 categories, were selected from 5,200 entries judged by a panel of 32 jurors.At Imaging USA 2019, the top three photographers in each category will receive awards, with one of the 10 first-place images taking the overall Grand Imaging Award and...Continue Reading >