Posing for Weddings: The Bride

Bry Cox M.Photog.Cr., CPP

A wedding is only supposed to be the most important day of a girl’s life, and you have the invaluable task of capturing that moment for all eternity. No pressure!

That’s why it’s important to take this video class to learn, as Bry Cox demonstrates (with a model in a wedding gown), how to pose your brides so you deliver the best shots and perfect variety for a WOW experience! Bry discusses these posing principles:

  • How to slim the body – even though she’s wearing white.
  • The importance of the waist and how to always flatter it.
  • Details that can make or break you.
  • Lighting, lens choices and camera angles that work.
  • The images you need to have.

Variety is the spice of life, and you’ll want to capture that in your bridal portraits. Full length, up close; sitting, standing; smiling, serious; classic, contemporary; fun, fashionable – Bry tells you why you want them all and the lighting that will work best with those poses.

Afterwards? You’ll be able to pose brides from Cinderella to Bridezilla and deliver photographic perfection!

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Bry Cox Bio

Bry Cox is a PPA Master/Craftsman with PPA Certification, an Adobe software Partner, and NIK software partner. For over a decade, he has taught workshops to professional photographers all over the US and Canada, and many places in China as well. He has created many tools for photographers including Photoshop tools, tutorial DVDs, and three self-help books which have had rave reviews.

Bry Cox’s images are used by Capitol Records, CMT, ads for Fuji Film, ads for PocketWizard, and for covers/national magazines like Billboard, TV Guide, American Photo, Professional Photographer, Rangefinder, American Girl, and photography magazines in China and Canada. His images are used by VIPs, filmmakers, TV anchors, musicians and other prominent people like LeAnne Rimes, Natalie Cole, Olivia Newton-John, Ryan Shupe, Donny and Marie Osmond, Kenny Loggins, Linda Ronstadt, Steve Forbes, Mitt Romney, and the last four Utah Governors!

Short list of image awards:
• Gold Medal Winner out of 25,000 International Photographers
• Master Photographer of the Year, and Photographer of the Year many times state and nationally
• 8 Time Winner of the Fuji Masterpiece Award
• 6 Time Winner of the Kodak Gallery Award
• A PPA Master/Craftsman many times over.

Bry’s workshops are a good combination of business principals juxtaposed with the creative aspects of a successful artist.