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Shooting Bridal Party Portraits | Kingsbridge Education

Hey photographers! Do you ever find yourself panicking when it’s time to shoot the bridal party portraits? You’ve got a dozen or more people with their eyes on you expecting you to be amazing. This is the moment where you can wow them and possibly pick up more bookings, or you can disappoint or even […]

October 23, 2017

Education

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Simple Way to Wow Clients Every Time

“I didn’t get my pictures back for months!” “She took forever!” “I was hoping there would be more photos.” Sadly, I hear these comments from people about their photographers all the time! They say bad publicity is better than no publicity, but when it comes to photography, that is never true! Sometimes we overthink how […]

October 16, 2017

Education

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3 Advantages to Editing in Lightroom | Kingsbridge Education

I’ll never forget the first wedding I photographed as the lead photographer. I charged a whopping $100 for full day coverage. My job at the time paid me $8 an hour, so making $100 in one day sounded good to me! The wedding was a blast and I loved my clients and their families. Then […]

October 9, 2017

Education

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The Importance of Family Formals and How To Rock Them

As creatives, when we think of weddings we think of the gorgeous details, the stunning dresses, the fabulous decorations, and trying to capture the best couple portraits ever! Normally the family portrait time is something we write off as just a necessary part of the day that we don’t get too excited about. In fact, […]

October 2, 2017

Education

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Getting Started with the Right Gear | Kingsbridge Education

When I first started pursuing photography, I really had no idea what lenses I should invest in or what camera model I should get! There are so many opinions about what lenses are the best because each profession may require different lenses! I remember thinking, “Well, this camera here comes with a lens already, so […]

September 25, 2017

Education

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Three Advantages to Shooting in RAW | Kingsbridge Education

Happy Monday! Today I’m continuing my education series for photographers on simple steps that I took in my business that led to big results! If you missed the first two posts, you can check those out here and here! I want to talk to you today about the advantages of shooting in RAW! If you […]

September 18, 2017

Education

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The Power of Positivity in Client Interaction | Kingsbridge Education

Happy Friday! Today I got on Facebook Live to talk about the power of positivity in your sessions and your client interaction! One of the hardest things to learn as a photographer is finding your voice! When you are doing a session, you are the expert, and you have to sound confident in your abilities, […]

September 15, 2017

Education

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The Katelyn James Workshop Experience | June 2017

This summer I had the incredible opportunity to attend the Katelyn James Workshop Experience with my friend Nichole! It was one of the best experiences of my life and I’m excited to share with you some of my biggest takeaways from the workshop! To be honest, I signed up for this workshop on a whim. […]

September 13, 2017

Education, Personal

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Simple Secret for Sharp Shots! | Kingsbridge Education

Happy Monday! Today I’m sharing my first post in my new education series! In this series I’ll be sharing small changes that I made in my shooting that led to better results! For any photographer, I think it’s important to remember where you came from. We all started somewhere and took steps to get to […]

September 11, 2017

Education

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PASS Galleries | How To

Today I’m sharing how to navigate your PASS gallery once you’ve received your photos! You can easily share these images through e-mail and social media, and you can download them directly to your computer. No more having to juggle and keep track of 5 CDs of your wedding day! The great thing about PASS galleries is that they will be available online for 10 years! Feel free to scroll through this blog post with tips on how to share, favorite, and download your images. Enjoy! – Christi

August 19, 2017

Bride Resources, Education

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