What makes a pro?

In the day and age of no entry barriers to go into business as a wedding photographer, and various levels of skill and experience, it raises the question; what makes a pro? Besides the obvious such as a signature style, experience, polish. and overall resources; The...

Photography as a career

In the recent past, I have been part of a mentorship program in which I have worked with several emerging photographers at different levels. It doesn’t take most aspiring photographers long to figure out that a considerable part of the general public love and...

Farewell to Dury’s

For the better part of two decades, in two different locations, I have walked through the doors of Dury’s camera shop countless times, getting supplied with gear I needed. I loved the experience of talking to knowledgeable staff and putting my hands on the...

Reducing wedding photographer fatigue

No one said wedding photography was easy to do, or easy on your body. I always say it’s about working smart, not just working hard. I’m in my 11th year of photographing weddings, and I’ve learned a lot along the way. Procedures such as working more...