Event Photography

How to Keep Up in the Fast-Paced World of Event Photography

Event photography is extremely versatile. From sporting events to weddings, birthday parties to galas, event photography is both exciting and challenging. You need faster-than-average cameras, ready-for-anything lenses, and a good eye on top of it all. Learn more about what it takes to be an event photographer, from camera settings to recommended lenses, lighting, and more.

Have All Your Holiday Pictures Become The Same? Try Telling A Photo Story

Event Photography

The holiday season is in full swing and for many of us it is a time to spend with friends and family, some of whom we may not get to see...

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10 Wicked Portraits and Halloween Shooting Tips

Event Photography

Fall is the landscape photographer’s dream season but Halloween is when portrait photographers get all of the fun! Check out the...

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Simple Tricks for a Treat of a Halloween Photo Booth

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Every year, SmugMug cofounder Chris MacAskill hosts a Halloween photo booth in his garage. Read on to find out how he does it and gain tips...

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8 Beginner Tips for Photographing Fireworks

Event Photography, Fireworks Photography, Photography • 4 Comments

Each year, millions of people pack up their cars and head to a local destination to watch the sky light up and crackle. We want to help you...

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How to Prepare Yourself for Destination Wedding Photography

Event Photography, Photography, Wedding Photography • One Comment

Destination wedding photography is on the bucket list of many budding and professional wedding photographers alike. The industry is all...

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The Insider’s Guide to Choosing a Wedding Photographer

Event Photography, Photography, Wedding Photography • 8 Comments

We talk a lot about how to make it as a wedding photographer. But just as valuable is advice for potential clients on what to look for in...

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Photographing Your Dinner: Restaurant Dos and Don’ts

Event Photography, Photography, Product Photography • 2 Comments

Are you a food-for-pleasure type of person?  If the answer is yes, then I can say with confidence that we may all be guilty of snapping a...

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Capture Emotion: An Interview with Wedding Photographer Andy Lim

Event Photography, Photography, Portrait Photography, Wedding Photography

Andy Lim got started in photography after leaving design college in 1992 and his work has since been published worldwide. Andy conducts...

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Rolling Stone Contributing Photographer Drew Gurian on the Leica M9

Event Photography

Drew Gurian is a music and portrait photographer based in New York City. For the past five years he has been the first assistant to...

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