Monthly Archives: January 2017

5 Ways that Professional Wedding Photographers Earn Every Dollar

When engaged couples start talking to potential wedding photographers, they are often surprised by what a true professional will charge. Perhaps they’ve (wisely) turned down Uncle Joe, who offered to shoot the wedding for free. Or maybe the quality of work from the $500 “wedding photographers” on Craigslist wasn’t quite what they thought it would be once they visited their websites (if they even have one). The next step is…

What I’d Tell My Sister About Finding a Wedding Photographer

I’ve been a wedding photographer in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia for nearly 15 years and I’ve seen some brides miss out on finding the ideal photographer for them because they may have started off asking the wrong questions. By “ideal” I don’t mean just me. I’ve gotten to know dozens of wedding photographers and they each have a style and personality that may suit one couple but not another. If…