Category Archives: Weddings

Recent weddings

Hillside Studios presents: The luxurious Queensberry Duo album!

From my first year as a wedding photographer, I drooled over the Queensberry Duo album. At the time, it didn’t fit within my branding or with the product I was offering so it didn’t make sense for me to invest in a sample or to try and sell it to my clients. Since then, my […]

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To Receive Or Not to Receive?

Receiving lines are an old tradition. They are a great way for the bride and groom, as well as their parents, to personally thank each guest for coming and sharing in the big day. But they also take up a large amount of time out of your day and can throw your schedule off track. […]

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What’s in a bridal suite?

I was sitting here editing some getting ready photos from a recent wedding and some thoughts occurred to me about the room you’re getting ready in on your wedding day. Oft times, the bride is given one of the most lavish and airy rooms in the venue but this is not always the case. When […]

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Should I tip my wedding photographer?

I know this is an awkward question to pose to your photographer but I know it is on many a bride’s mind when it comes to tipping their vendors. I’m not sure if there is any specific custom for this, and according to an article I read on the Knot, unless it is specified in […]

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“I hate the way I look in photos”

This is such a common remark from clients, especially women. I think it’s just in our nature to be hypercritical of ourselves. I always assure my clients that I will do the best I can to make them feel fabulous and beautiful, but most of all, TO HAVE FUN during their photo sessions. I try […]

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