Why You Should Attend WPPI 2020 (and 5 Tips for Making the Most of the Conference)
SLR Lounge would likely not exist if not for our experience at WPPI back in 2008. We found the inspiration we needed to push forward in photography. With WPPI 2020 just around the corner, we put together a list of reasons why you should make attending this year’s show a priority.
7 Tips for Delivering a High School Senior Experience that Will Explode Business for You!
Adding high school senior portraits to your list of services is a great way to boost your photography business. Shawn Lee has 7 tips to help make it work for you!
How to Handle Challenging Lighting | A WPPI 2020 Preview with Alison Carlino
After 16 years in this industry, Alison Carlino has experienced her share of less-than-awesome locations, both indoors and out. Check out her recommendation for how to work with the light you’re given and get a preview of her upcoming class & photo walk at WPPI 2020!
Best Engagement Photography Locations in Portland, Oregon
We’ve had the joy of being based in Portland, Oregon since 2004. While we’ve photographed weddings and engagements all over…
How to Use Lightroom Classic and Luminar 4 Together in Your Workflow
A little over a month ago, Skylum Software launched the much anticipated update for their flagship software, Luminar 4. Why…
3 Quick Tips to Help You Take Better Drone Photos and Videos
Dirk Dallas has learned plenty through trial and error in five years of capturing drone imagery. Here are 3 tips to spare you from the errors and help you take better drone photos & videos. You can also catch Dirk at WPPI 2020 in February in Las Vegas (find more details in the article).
Plagued by Hotspots? Frequency Separation to the Rescue!
Glaring hot spots can be like the plague when it comes to shooting portraits. All too often the circumstances of…
A Photographer’s Guide to Choosing Prints and Displays for Bridal Shows
With the holidays wrapped up and the new year under way, it’s time for photographers to look ahead to that…
5 Ways To Use A Softbox | Pro Portrait Lighting Techniques!
In this video from Miguel Quiles, he will show you 5 ways to use a softbox to light beauty and portrait work!
Why I Use a 50mm for Everything
Finally answering the number one question I get asked “what’s your favorite lens?” or “If you only had one lens to shoot with at a wedding, what would it be?” It’s the same answer for both, and I even go into how to use a 50mm lens for wedding photography with individuals, couples, groups and more.
Why You Should Use A Shotlist For Corporate Events
The shot-list, a seemingly small part of the day that we seem to forget for shoots once too often. Even I have to admit to using them too sparsely. As a reminder to myself and to you, here is a shot-list for all your future corporate event shoots.