“Let there be light!” –  Reception Lighting Tips

“Let there be light!” – Reception Lighting Tips

Lighting is a very important factor when you’re planning a wedding. I’ve already talked about ceremony lighting here: “Let there be light!” – Ceremony Lighting Tips When deciding what type of wedding you’d like, keep lighting in consideration. If you’re planning an...
10 Great Bridesmaid Gifts Under $20

10 Great Bridesmaid Gifts Under $20

Personally, when I give gifts, I ask myself two questions: 1. Is the gift suited to the person? 2. Is it practical? Ideally, a gift should be something the receiver will use. I know that sometimes it’s easiest to buy a gift certificate and call it a day, but I find it...
“Let there be light!” – Ceremony Lighting Tips

“Let there be light!” – Ceremony Lighting Tips

I’ve seen the good, the bad, and the ugly of ceremony lighting. Because I’ve been a guest as well as a photographer, I can look at it from both perspectives. As a photographer, I view lighting at a wedding differently. When I arrive at an indoor ceremony, I assess the...

Tattooed Bride ~ Taboo?

This question has been asked all over the internet for several years: Should a bride cover her tattoos on her wedding day? Before writing this article, I did some research on the subject online and read what people thought. Approximately 85% of people say the bride...