It’s Time to Start Unplugging Weddings

wedding photographers guide to unplugged weddings
As a photographer, based in Los Angeles, I get to see a lot of trends at the weddings I photograph. I find most to be interesting, fun and entertaining. However, there is one trend that is out of control­–guests with cameras. By cameras I mean real DSLRs, small point and shoots, cell phones and my ...Read more »

Meet Darty Hines of SYNC!

meet a professional portrait photographer
We were able to talk with the amazing Darty Hines — photographer, education-organizer, and owner and president of SYNC Enjoy this interview with Darty Hines and listen to his thought provoking answers on photography education. As the owner and president of SYNC, an organization dedicated to helping photographers learn, share and grow in our industry, Darty ...Read more »

“The Connection” Newsletter – September 2015

september 2015 photo lab newletter
September 2015  It’s back to school time for many families, as well as the ideal time to book those family portrait sessions in time for holiday gift giving. Be sure to check out this month’s specials which include our Albums, Cards and Address Labels. Get those holiday card orders in and save big time! Image ...Read more »

How Professional Photographers Can Stand Out: Try Something New!

tips for professional photographers to stand out
In this day and age of sameness, I think it’s important to stand out and offer something different. Just have a look at the large retailers – it seems they are all selling the same products. This holds true for photographers, as well. We all tend to offer prints, canvases and albums that on the ...Read more »

What is the World’s Largest Photograph?

worlds largest panorama photograph
What is the World’s Largest Photo? Well…it depends. Many large photographs exist, and many people define “photograph” differently. Is it the most pixels that makes an image large? Dimensions? File space? The following photographs are defined as the “world’s largest photograph” for different reasons. The arguments for the world’s largest photograph quickly turn into blurred definitions ...Read more »

“The Connection” Newsletter – August 2015

photo lab newsletter - august 2015
August 2015 August is a great month for weddings and travel! In honor of vacations, we have featured some great travel images in our new Leather Wrap Album above from William Innes. We are also excited to announce that William will be featured once a month on our blogs for the lab! Be sure to ...Read more »
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