If you only looked at some high-end wedding blogs, you might think that people were not allowed at weddings – only things LOL.
We laughed because we knew that he was referring to the many wedding photography blogs that seem to only show photos of THINGS – linens, wedding dresses, shoes, rings, invitations, place settings, chair covers, etc. “But where’s the people?!” we’re all thinking. LOL
If you’ve looked at my blog and portfolio you may have noticed that I mostly show photos of people. It’s not because I don’t take photos of things. It’s because photos of people are so much more important.
I show photos of people smiling, people laughing, people crying, people dancing, people hugging, people getting married, people in love.
I feature people because, over time, photos of people matter much more than photos of things.
Don’t get me wrong. Wedding detail photos are very important. And mine are very good.
It’s just that photos of people are the photos that literally become more valuable every day, photos of people at your wedding will literally one day become priceless.
So, I wouldn’t blame you, dear reader, if you thought by looking at my work that I don’t photograph things.
But, in fact, I do shoot things! So, to prove that I (and the very talented 2nd photographers I get to work with) do shoot things at every wedding, I’m kicking off the series “Was There a Wedding at that Wedding” with “Details Part 1 – Tables and Place Settings“.