wedding business blues…

Q) Skip, I recently raised my wedding rates in order to separate myself from that ever-growing group of camera owners who want to shoot weddings without any training or experience. I want to work with clients who can appreciate me for what I can do and pay for it…but I’m unsure about how it’s all […]

should i shoot a wedding?

Q) Skip, I’ve been asked by a friend to shoot their wedding. I’ve never done this before. I don’t know what to say to them. I’d like to do it, but I’m not sure. What should I do? A) I am not going to say don’t do it and give you a whole host of […]


want to shoot weddings? this might be interesting

First, the ‘marketing’ notes (how I got the job…skip this if you’ve heard it before) A couple years ago, I got a digital camera (a Canon 300D). I took it to a street festival to get some practice shooting candids. A woman came up to me and asked what I was shooting for. I told […]