Wedding Photography Advice | 7 Tips for the Best Pre-Ceremony Photos (and Video!)

Wedding photography and videography for a romantic outdoor wedding at the Lakeside Ranch in Inverness east of Orlando

When it comes to capturing the wedding day, pre-ceremony time is one of my favorites! The anticipation is building, emotions are running high and you are surrounded by some of the people that you love the most in the world! It’s kind of a big deal. The realization that you are about to get married starts to kick in hardcore and it’s AWESOME.  I also love these photos because they are the one …

Wedding Advice | Do You Really Need a Wedding Videographer?

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Do You Really Need a Wedding Videographer? 3 Questions to Ask Yourself When it’s all said and done and you are officially married not only will you leave with a new last name, but you will have truly priceless memories that you will carry in your heart and mind forever. Sadly in the whirlwind of your wedding day, the months and months of planning you’ve invested will all be over in just a …

Wedding Advice | 3 Wedding Music Tips from a Pro DJ

Orlando wedding photographer and videographer capture fun nighttime reception under a tent at the Veranda at Thornton Park

My couples are super important to me and I always feel invested in each and every wedding I’m a part of. As a wedding photographer I think it’s important to share my knowledge and experiences to help make your day the best it can be! One of the things I often tell my couples is that hiring a good DJ is a must. I always explain that the DJ sets the tone …

Wedding Photography Advice | 3 Common Myths

Orlando wedding photographer captures stunning ballerina black swan themed wedding at the Castle Hotel in Orlando

Having been a full-time wedding photographer in Orlando for over 3 years now, I’ve noticed a few recurring myths that I hear often when it comes to wedding photography. Usually it’s advice from well meaning friends who just got married and want to help out. Other times it’s things that seem like a good idea in theory, but may not actually work out like you expected after all. In order to help save …

Wedding Advice | Honeyfund: A New Type of Wedding Registry

This engagement ring is a piece of art

Guest Post: How Can A Honeyfund Give You A Dream? There is no bigger dream to most couples than their dream wedding. We have the portrait in our minds and each detail fits onto the canvas until our one-of-a-kind masterpiece is created. When we begin to shape each of the details, we are often faced with the reality that those details are expensive. The average price of a wedding in …

Wedding Photography Advice | Capturing Candid Photos

Flower petal exit at Disney sea breeze point wedding by top Orlando wedding photographer and videographer

Orlando Wedding Photographer | Capturing Candid Photos Candid photos tell stories and capture real emotion. They are wonderful to look back on and remember exactly what you were thinking and feeling in that moment. One of the top requests I get from my couples when talking about their wedding day photography is that they want genuine and candid photos that are not stiff, cheesy or posed.  Capturing candid photos is an art and …

Wedding Photography Advice | What Style of Photography is Right For You?

LGBT Lesbian wedding at Timacuan golf club in Lake Mary captured by top Orlando wedding photographer & videographer

What Style of Photography is Right For You? When it comes to photography there are so many different genres– photojournalistic photography, portrait photography, fashion photography, landscape photography, food photography… the list goes on and on. What is interesting when it comes to wedding photography is that it is literally a melting pot of all these genres! On the wedding day we are photographing your wedding dress and accessories, we are capturing scenic …

Wedding Photography Advice | Top 20 Wedding Blogs

Top Orlando wedding photographer captures themed styled shoot at The Acre wedding venue

Orlando Wedding Photographer | Top 20 Wedding Blogs From the moment you get that sparkly ring slipped on your finger (and sometimes way before!) the wedding wheels starting spinning in your head and all you can think of are color palettes, centerpieces and wedding dresses! But you’ve probably never done this before and the fact is, you don’t know what you don’t know. When I got married I wasn’t in the …

Wedding Photography Advice | 3 Things to Ask Your DJ

Tuscawilla country club wedding by top Orlando wedding photographer

Orlando Wedding Photography Advice | 3 Things to Ask Your DJ Having photographed close over 100 weddings over the past three years as a photographer & videographer, I’ve worked with a ton of different DJ’s in and around Orlando. Fact is, your DJ is one of the most important parts of your wedding day! They control the entire flow of the reception and they can really make or break a huge chunk of …

Wedding Photography Advice | 5 Tips for Bringing Your Dog to the Engagement Session

Tips for bringing your dog to the engagement session from pro orlando photographer

Orlando Wedding Photographer | 5 Tips for Bringing Your Dog to the Engagement Session If you’re like me, your dogs are part of the family. No matter how many socks they chew holes in or how many times they pee on the corner of your bed (luckily my bichon Melo prefers my husband’s corner!) you still love them to pieces and many times you want to include them in the important …