Baby Photography: 5 Great Tips!

Written by Backdrop Express Photography Team on . Posted in Baby & Child Photography, Photography Tips

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Having the ability to captivate and turn viewers to mush by their mere presence, babies hold the power to bring exuberance while adding stunning beauty to an otherwise mundane photograph. The other side of the coin of baby photography is that babies are immeasurably unpredictable, whiny and temperamental. They will keep you on your toes and try your patience. Below are just a few tips to baby proof your baby photo shoots.

6 Easy Tips for Better People Pictures

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

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Taking great people pictures isn’t always just about the subject, it can also be a matter of using a different approach, a different technique, or even a green screen background to capture what might otherwise be an ordinary picture. Taking a step in a direction you haven’t taken before can be a bit intimidating but the rewards of a one-of-a-kind image are worth the risk. No matter what kind of camera, setting or photography background you are working with, you can capture pictures of people that make your audience take a second look.

7 Hot Tips for Food Photography

Written by Backdrop Express Photography Team on . Posted in Food & Product Photography, Photography Tips

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Make food your next photography venture! Food photography is a popular and enticing method of displaying or marketing delicious and beautiful foods.  Special lighting techniques, bright photo backdrops, and subject arrangement all play a huge part in creating mouth-watering pictures of food. Here are several suggestions for making your food images as tantalizing as possible!

[Press Release] Online Photography Retailers Backdrop Express and Photographic Backdrop Announce Website Merger

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Backdrop Express announces its merger with Photographic Backdrop effective April 17th, 2013

Niles, Michigan (April 17, 2013) – Backdrop Express (backdropexpress.com), an online retailer for photography backdrops and studio equipment, announces today its merger with fellow online photography retailer, Photographic Backdrop. Today marks the day these two previously competing websites join forces; they will now operate together under the Backdrop Express name and logo.

12 Tips to Easier and More Creative Pet Photography

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

pet-photography Taking photographs of pets can really be fun and exciting, although this type of photography does at times produce a challenge. Yet, it can be financially rewarding for the photographer who takes the time to understand what is needed in order to actually capture the true personality of a client’s pet and make them extremely happy. The first thing that the photographer must realize is that each animal has a different personality. Not all of them will play well with the photographer when trying to direct a shooting session.

What Posing Props Can Do For Your Photo Shoot

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What Posing Props Can Do For Your Photo Shoot | Backdrop Express Blog

Even though many photographers try to cut corners when it comes to purchasing posing props, it’s worth your creativity, time and money to keep a variety of these items in your studio. Props not only help you capture more appealing and interesting photographs, but they can also make your photography sessions run more smoothly. Take a look at the exact ways props can make a big difference in your photography business.