Digital Wedding Photography For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0470887362
  • ISBN-13: 9780470887363
  • DDC: 778.993925
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 312 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Digital Wedding Photography For Dummies helps readers further develop their photography and teach them the fundamentals of running a successful wedding photography business. This book also teaches them the tools and techniques practiced by some of the most successful photographers in the industry. From choosing the proper equipment, camera settings, lighting, and angles, to creating a professional personality that will put clients at ease and strengthen the readers portfolio.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copy Right Page.
About the Author.
Author's Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Getting the Big Picture: Becoming a Wedding Photographer.
2: The Wide-Angle View of Wedding Photography.
3: Basic Photographic Equipment and Know-How.
4: Understanding Lighting and Composition Techniques.
5: Capturing a Wedding's Excitement and Emotions.
6: Exploring Photographic Styles.
7: Lights, Camera, Action: Capturing the Wedding Day.
8: Preparing Your Gear and Yourself.
9: Shooting Scenes to Frame the Wedding Story.
10: Herding Cats (Also Known as Shooting Portraits).
11: Getting the Must-Have Moments.
12: Creating the Package for the Newlyweds: Editing and Album Design.
13: Back at the Studio: Getting Organized and Preparing to Edit.
14: Editing Your Images.
15: Making Your Photos Available on DVD and Online.
16: Compiling and Designing the Wedding Album.
17: Building Your Portfolio and Business.
18: Putting Together Your Portfolio.
19: Crafting an Effective Business Model.
20: Getting Your Name Out There.
21: The Part of Tens.
22: Avoiding Ten Common Wedding Photography Mistakes.
23: Ten Tips for Working with a Second Shooter.