11 Tips To Take The Perfect Wedding Photo

by Azure

If you've done your research and hired a great photographer, chances are you'll be wowed when viewing your wedding photos for the first time. But, not everyone is comfortable in front of the camera, which can lead to the subject looking like a deer in headlights (not a good look for the bride or groom!). BuzzFeed recently published 31 rules of the road for brides and grooms to follow, in order to avoid wedding day photo disasters, fails, and cringe-worthy moments. It's a hilarious...

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The Proof is in the Pictures

by Bitchless Bride

The other night I was having a few cocktails with some industry professionals (shocking I know…) when we got to talking about one of the latest trends in wedding photography. Photojournalism. Pretty much every bride I am working with seems to find “traditional” wedding photography outdated, and literally has some sort of physical reaction when we talk about staged photographs. Personally, I too am a huge fan of photojournalism, although I am not completely against making sure...

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Pose to Perfection in wedding photos

by Azure

We all know the classic red carpet pose. Hand on hip, standing tall with one leg crossed in front of the other. Hips angled 45 degrees away from the camera, front foot pointed directly at the camera.     Hollywood has mastered the art of posing to look your best, and one of the most common questions we get from brides is, 'How can I look incredible in my wedding photos?' So today we delve into this very important topic and share tips and tricks to help you look your...

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Wedding Ceremony on Sunday, Coffee and Mimosa Reception

by Azure

Featured Fall Wedding in Tennessee by Jen Creed Photography If you and your fiance aren't big drinkers and you're planning on a tight wedding budget, then take a cue from this creative couple! Kristi and Eric hosted a Sunday morning wedding ceremony followed by a casual brunch. Booking a Sunday wedding is one of easiest ways to save big, meaning you can get the wedding venue of your dreams without going broke! And once you cut open bar out of the equation, you'll have a nice little...

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Savvy Steals Winner: $250 Gift Certificate to Modern Bird Studios

by Azure

Wow! This was quite the hotly contested Savvy Steal! We adore giving away prizes that every bride would love to have, and the $250 gift certificate to Modern Bird Studios proved to be just that. So, without further adieu, the lucky winner of this week's fantastic Modern Bird giveaway is.... April J.! Congrats, April! You are in for such a treat! Please email us at SavvyScoop@OneWed.com to claim your prize! Happy weekend, one and all! Don't forget to enter our Gems Among Us...

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Win a $250 gift certificate from Modern Bird Studios!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway After you’ve said I Do, and returned home from your honeymoon, you’ll have thousands of amazing photos to pour over. Each photo will drum up certain memories and emotions from your wedding day, and there are sure to be a couple that you and your hubby absolutely adore. Wouldn’t you love to turn one of these images into a beautiful piece of art? For this week’s Savvy Steal, you’ll have the opportunity to do just that. Modern...

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Create A Keepsake Magazine All About Your Wedding With Wedzines!

by Azure

With all of the vendors to book, checklist tasks to complete, invitations to send, and favors & gifts to pick out, it’s easy to lose sight of what your wedding is really about. It is, and should be, all about you and your groom! Don’t forget that! You’ll surely put together a wedding photo album of your own. But wouldn’t it be cool to create something a little bit different, something you can cherish forever? Enter Wedzines, a site where you can create a professionally...

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The Man Registry: Beware of Wedding Photos - They Last Forever

by Azure

About The Man Registry We’ve all seen photos from our parents’ wedding and asked ourselves, “What the hell was Dad thinking with that haircut or facial hair?” Sadly, we don’t always realize at the time that pictures last forever. In today’s age of Facebook, Twitter and Internet sharing, we need to plan on our wedding photos being viewed by more people than we would probably like. We also need to keep some dignity. Take NFL star Jared Allen for example. This guy is...

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Recycled Bride: Greener Wedding Photography

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Preserve your memories and the Earth Wedding photography has gone almost entirely digital, which makes the entire industry relatively eco-friendly. Eliminating film and prints saves tons of resources, but there's still a lot more that you can do to minimize waste, conserve, recycle, and support your local economy when choosing a wedding photographer. Greener Photography is a great place to start. This trusted non-profit resource can help you find green wedding...

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Featured Wedding: Matt and Lindsay

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Douglas Levy Photography I'm a Boston photographer, and Matt and Lindsay were married in St. Louis, in mid-November. Destination weddings are a bit new to me, but anytime a couple is excited enough about my work to fly me to their wedding - well, that's about as flattering as you can get I think. From the minute Matt picked me up at the airport on Thursday I saw a couple as excited to be getting married as any I've ever met. From Friday's rehearsal dinner with...

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