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How to Be a Wedding Photographer in 60 Seconds

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Welcome to Wedding Photography in 60 Seconds, in which you can learn a new design skill, feature, or technique in just a minute!

Wedding Photography in 60 Seconds

Wedding photography is a challenging, but highly rewarding, type of work. Photographing weddings is a big commitment and takes a lot of preparation.

Invest in your clients: make them feel valued and get to know your couple. Prepare by pre-visiting venues, working out timings and making a list of essential shots of the day.

Browse the incredible selection of Adobe Photoshop Actions on GraphicRiver to make your wedding photos come alive! And check out the quick video below for more info.

How to Become a Wedding Photographer

Before you photograph any wedding, make sure you're prepared with the proper insurance, contracts, and licensing. Keep websites and social media up to date with your latest work.

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Build your portfolio with photo shoots and wedding fests, or gain more confidence by becoming a second shooter. Grab the essentials for your photography kit, like fast prime lenses and flash and speed lights.

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Invest in the relationship with your clients and pre-visit venues before the big day. During the wedding, take as many detail shots as possible, and under any circumstance, stay calm.

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Want to learn more? Check out the video above to see this lesson in action!

A Bit More Detail

Learn more about Wedding Photography on Envato Tuts+:

60 Seconds?!

This is part of a series of quick video tutorials on Envato Tuts+ in which we introduce a range of subjects, all in 60 seconds—just enough to whet your appetite. Let us know in the comments what you thought of this video and what else you'd like to see explained in 60 seconds!

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