A great wedding photographer is a storyteller and an artist, capable of capturing the events and emotions without seeming to intrude on the beauty of this special day. But taking great pictures is only a small part of the puzzle that creates success in this business. More than anything else, to become successful, a wedding photographer must excel at the art of running a business.
If you've wondered whether wedding photography is for you, or if you've made the decision but aren't sure how to get started, this book will give you the answers and the motivation you need to start down the path of becoming a successful wedding photographer.
Discover what makes wedding photography a unique specialty
Identify your personal photographic style
Choose the right equipment and learn how to transport it safely, even to exotic locations
Learn to read situations and spot great opportunities for candid shots
Know appropriate etiquette for shooting in dressing rooms and during the ceremony
Discover the importance of a website and how to make it findable
Perfect the skills necessary to market and manage your business
With full-color illustrations showing what to do and what to avoid