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Building a Photo Album

The most popular type of photo album was once the coffee table book. This is a quality photo album that received its name from people proudly displaying these albums on their coffee tables. The most common type of coffee table book is the wedding album, and these are still popular today. However, as amateur and digital photography have become more prevalent, people have also taken a more casual approach to photo albums. Department stores still sell the bulky photo albums of old, but other forms of albums have become increasingly popular over time. Many albums are now inexpensive, soft-cover books into which people can easily slip their digital prints. Digital…
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Wedding Photography on DVD

More wedding photographers today are providing full resolution and custom retouched JPEGs on DVD with full copyright release. But is getting your precious wedding images on DVDs such a great idea? Some people, including a few professional photographers, believe DVDs may only hold data for up to 8 to 10 years at best. This is probably pretty accurate for most standard consumer grade DVDs. However, for archiving important files, gold archival DVDs are available which may keep precious photographs and other files archived over 100 years. You may find suppliers of gold archival DVDs by simply searching with this phrase in all the popular search engines. As of time of…
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Types of Shot in Photography According to Distance

Anyone who has a camera can take pictures. It doesn’t really matter if you have an education about photography or have not. However, it is still better to learn (even the basics) the things about photography in order for us to have better quality pictures that we can share to others. Because of that, I wanted to share the types of shot in photography according to distance and the uses of each of these shots. There are three types of shot according to distance. These are the Long Shot (LS) or some call it Wide Shot (WS), Medium Shot (MS), and Close up Shot (CS). Wide shot is a type…
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Wedding Photography – All You Need to Know and to Ask

Having recently got married and being wedding photographers, my husband and I understand the business pretty well, but still found it quite confusing to work out the best package for us. As a result, we have put together a few points to try and help brides (and grooms!) to-be to best choose the photographer for them. Photography and Videography are two of the most important things to get right for a wedding as once the cake has been eaten, the venue has been cleared and the dress dry cleaned and hung up, they are the only ways you will have to remember your day. Get it right, and you will…
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Selecting an Album for your Photography

Now-a-days there is an abundance of of photography, and preservation products on the market, and choosing the right photo album is not too difficult. However, there are a few things which you should consider before getting an album. We all have different preferences for how we present our photographs. Of course, your ultimate selection will be warranted by the final destination of the album. Recently, coffee table books rich with beautiful photographs have been gaining more and more popularity. Selection of an album for your coffee table will differ from one you would use to store your family photos, ore one used to showcase your work. Selection of Materials We…
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