5 Romantic Valentine’s Day Photo Tips

Written by Backdrop Express Photography Team on . Posted in Holiday Photography, Photography Tips

romantic valentine photo shoot with couple on black photography backdrop

Valentine’s Day is approaching fast and time is running out to capture the romantic holiday moments between couples. Valentine’s Day photo sessions can be a special and cute way for couples to express their love for one another. However, shooting the most romantic photos means you need to be prepared and have plenty of ideas beforehand.

5 Tips for Beginner Freelance Photographers

Written by Backdrop Express Photography Team on . Posted in Photographer Tips, Photography Tips

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If you have decided to take your passion for photography one step further, you may be wondering how to build a freelance business. There are several things to keep in mind as you get ready to “go professional”.

You never get another chance to make a first impression—establish yourself early as a professional. That means putting your best work out there for everyone to see. You can design a website with a gallery of your best photos. Publish only the highest quality photos with superior supporting scenery or highly effective photo backgrounds. A few other tips for catapulting yourself into the photo biz are listed below.

5 Tips for Starting Your Own Photography Studio

Written by Backdrop Express Photography Team on . Posted in Photographer Tips, Studio Photography

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Opening a photography studio, whether out of your home or in a separate space, is a great way to practice your hobby or start up a new business. You have the benefits of working with people, creating lasting memories, and practice what you love, all in a comfortable environment. There are many reasons for studio photography, including portrait sittings, product shots or just as a hobby.

Caring for Your Photography Backdrops

Written by Backdrop Express Photography Team on . Posted in Photography Backdrops, Storage & Care, Studio Equipment

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Photo Credit: Aqua Photo

Photography backdrops are an important asset to every photographer’s business. Knowing how to care for your backdrops will increase the life and quality of your investment. Some backdrops are machine washable, some require just sponge cleaning and others are expendable. Here are our comments and suggestions of how to care for your backdrops.

Tips For Pet Photography

Written by Backdrop Express Photography Team on . Posted in Pet Photography, Photography Tips, Studio Photography

 
Pug wearing a coat on a white backdrop

Photo Courtesy of Real Exposure Photography

Many people love having professional looking photos of their pets, and for good reason. Pets are great subjects for photography, but most are not used to photo shoots; growing accustomed to the studio lights and camera can take plenty of time, repetition, and patience. Try some of these tips to make sure your shoot goes well!

5 Tips for Great Headshots

Written by Backdrop Express Photography Team on . Posted in Photography Tips, Portrait Photography

businessman headshot The use of headshot photography is more prominent and highly favored than any other technique in the industry. It is essential that professional photographers learn how to produce the best possible headshots for their clients during every shoot. The following five tips will help ensure that your subjects look their best in their headshots every time.