Sunday, February 1, 2009

Get ready for wedding photography

Step-by-Step Wedding Photography: Techniques for Professional Photographers

A no-nonsense guide that shows how to make quick, efficient work of getting beautiful, high-quality, cutting-edge, and traditional shots from the pre-ceremony through the reception, this manual offers techniques for capturing the key players and moments of the big day.

Unlike other photography books that present a more theoretical or technical approach to photographing a wedding, this resource focuses on the specific steps photographers should take, streamlining their process for effective management at the wedding. A recommended timeline shows when to photograph the various portrait the clients expect after the ceremony"the bride and groom, best man and groom, maid of honor and bride, couple and their parents, attendants, extended family, and others. Simple technical tips for supplementing existing light and setting up and orchestrating the many shots accurately and effortlessly are also included.

Connected Photographer's evaluation

If you're getting started taking wedding pictures, you'll find this book helpful. You might be in over your head in a few places, but overall, if you read it through and think about the examples it shows, you'll get a lot of value from Tucci's tome.

Step-by-Step Wedding Photography: Techniques for Professional Photographers by Damon Tucci, published by Amherst Media, Inc., is 128 pages and has a retail price of $34.95. We give Step-by-Step Wedding Photography: Techniques for Professional Photographers a rating of 4 out of 5.

RATING: 4 STARS