Wedding Photography- An Overview

photography-lensWeddings are probably the most photographed event. Why wouldn’t it be? This is a union of two people who are in love and wanting to spend their lives together, for as long as they live. They would want to remember everything that happened during the event and as a photographer, it is your duty to show them all that existed. You cannot give them anything less thanĀ  beautiful wedding pictures. You should be able to allow the couple to relive every moment.You are called by these people because you are a professional and they trust you to make it exactly as what they want it to be. You can try to do it the traditional way. This is where you guide everyone present and tell them what you need them to do to get the shot you want.

pedroquintelaThese are going to be pictures that are going to be classic and those most people call picture perfect. However, in this modern world, people want to see the more realistic photos. This is where everything is captured exactly as they were. What you see is the story that is being told. This is not something scripted and the photographer does not tell anybody to do anything. He simply goes around and search for those special moments he wants to capture. This is where skills comes in. Taking snaps which are just random will do but finding those particular moments where the couple can really relate to is special. You should be able to have those pictures where the bride and the groom will have the best time reminiscing even after a couple of years. The photos are the best way to preserve a memory. Whether you choose to do it traditionally or candidly is up to you, just be sure to give them something that they will love.

How to Choose Photography Programs

So you are trying on photography. Have you decided on what to focus on? There are so many fields of photography you can work on, but if you want challenge, underwater photography can be your choice. Once you feel your capability is enough to try on something else, then it is time to test the waters. You need the usual, camera, lens, film, flash and extra confidence. The reason why you are going to do underwater photography is to show everyone else what sea life is all about. People can see the water and they know what lives and survive under it but they do not have the idea as what really exists beneath the surface.

photography-training-2These are not picture taking with just swimming turtles or those clams and sea shells. You would have to go underneath the ocean and visit what is in the depths. Underwater photography needs close up images. You wouldn’t be able to show them what you are seeing unless you picture it closely. One thing you need to make sure though is to be sure that you do know how to swim. This is obviously necessary because you cannot be taking any pictures if you are struggling for your life because you are drowning. You also need to be patient because your subjects are not going to stop and pose for you. This is where the challenge starts. You would have to find whatever it is you want to take a picture with and keep up with them. You also need to consider the water current and the darkness underwater. It takes a lot of skills to perfect this field but with enough determination, you will be able to take spectacular pictures of underwater life and show it to everyone who wants to know what is found there.