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#1 CaseyJM

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 07:21 PM

Here are a few of my sons wedding shots.  He came to me and said hey dad i can't afford a wedding photographer, could you shoot the wedding for us. My choices were to either shoot the wedding as requested or pay for a real wedding photographer to do it, wither way i was footing the bill.  I am not sure but I think I choose the wrong one.  As much as I love photography I HATE WEDDINGS, the pressure to get it right is immense.    My greatest fear is that my daughter is going to come to me and say hey dad this guy is the one and could you do us a huge favor.   I think i will work some OT and pay someone this time around.  

 

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 09:03 PM

What a wonderful looking couple Jerome may they have many blessings! Plus nice series of photos well done.

 

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 09:11 PM

Yes, very nice series

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Posted 12 July 2017 - 02:16 AM

Nice work Jerome.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 07:10 AM

Wonderful set of images... well done, Jerome!

 

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Posted 12 July 2017 - 10:48 AM

VERY nice series, Jerome.

 

I am sure the couple greatly enjoyed them.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 12:07 PM

Very nicely done!  Only niggling critique is the hard, direct flash.  Get a light stand, a shoot-thru umbrella, and a reflector, then fire up CLS, and you can soften and balance that light really well.  Also, the white balance appears a little on the cool side.  Who knows - maybe you'll give Joe Buissink a run for his money :D


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 06:15 PM

Very nicely done!  Only niggling critique is the hard, direct flash.  Get a light stand, a shoot-thru umbrella, and a reflector, then fire up CLS, and you can soften and balance that light really well.  Also, the white balance appears a little on the cool side.  Who knows - maybe you'll give Joe Buissink a run for his money :D

 

 

Oh not me,  i hated every bit of the shoot,  weddings are not my bailiwick.  Ill stick with outdoors, nature, and landscapes.  


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Posted 18 July 2018 - 09:40 PM

Nice..I have a wedding coming up in Sep...I have only did "One", will be looking at these again for knowledge and asking the PN family for tips.


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Posted 24 July 2018 - 10:02 PM

Nice photos, Jerome...I have a wedding to do in March...I will be following you and PJ for advice also...Not excited about doing it...more like extremely nervous ...


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