Fall is in full effect, and as the leaves change and temperatures cool, it's a perfect time to capture some amazing photos of landscapes, families, and so much more. So, after a long day of photography, sink into the sofa with our top blog posts from the week!
MARKETING: Knowing how to market yourself and your products is an important factor in the business of photography. However, marketing can be a big scary task for some professionals. If you're, interested in improving your photography business through marketing, this blog about everything from SEO to ROI is perfect for you.
PORTRAITURE: Shooting children's portraits is no easy feat, but the task gets a little harder when you want to incorporate variations of creativity. Adding elements like shallow depth of field in the editing room can make your job a little easier. This article provides four tips on shooting children's portraits with shallow depth of field.
TECHNOLOGY: Technology has advanced the photography industry with innovative cameras, more efficient software, and amazing creative affects. But what about the ways technology has decelerated the growth of the industry? This article presents some of the negative effects of the double-edged sword we call technology.
WEDDING: There are common struggles amongst all photographers, but then there are some situations that only photographers with similar specialties can understand. Read this post about a few things that only wedding photographers can relate to!
INSPIRATION: After you've been in the business for a while, it's easy to lose your motivation. This article has the perfect solution to kick your desire into full gear. Read these 40 things-to-do to help rediscover your passion for photography.
COPYRIGHT: Photographers want credit, or even payment, for their work. So, when someone infringes on your copyright, you have to do something! However, what would you do if this infringement was for a good cause? Read this photographer's experience after seeing her photo plastered across national news and media after it was posted by a celebrity, without her permission.
IMAGINGUSA: Imaging USA 2017 is less than two months away, and we have the perfect way to enhance your experience. The Imaging USA app has everything you need to navigate the convention, and never miss a minute of the action. Read this post to find out about all of the features of the app, and how to download it to your Apple or Android devices today!
EMOTION: Capturing the emotion of a moment is the definition of photography, which is why during such an emotional time for the country, photography is so important. Check out this post full of images captured from the emotional highs and lows from Election Night 2016.
PET PHOTOGRAPHY: We all love amazing pet photography, but it becomes even more special when it's for a good cause. Check out this article about what renowned photographer Richard Phibbs is doing to help shelter dogs up for adoption from the Humane Society of New York.
ETIQUETTE: As a photographer, it's important to blend in while getting your photos to stand out, so what you wear is extremely important. Figuring out what's appropriate and what's not can be especially difficult for new photographers. Read this article with useful tips for photographers on dress etiquette at photo shoots.
That's all for this week! Don't forget to check back next week for a new round of amazing posts. What photography blogs or podcasts do YOU follow? Post your favorites on theLoop or email them to us at OnlineContentCommittee@PPA.com.