When you're photographing a wedding or another venue, think of how you can move beyond the ordinary. For certian, understand what the family wants so you can provide the requested service, then you may want to add a few touches beyond the standard snaps. So as you begin, remember the idea is "in addition to", and not "instead of", because your clients may not be as adventerous as you are.
For the attached photos, credits go to Davina and Daniel of Snippet and Ink for the church scene they are award winning photographers.
Credits for the lady with the birds overhead go to Cristiano Ostinelli, and award winning photographer in Italy. These photos and more can be found by a Google of Award Winning Photography and looking at images.
Donald Leon Farrow saw the world through a true photographer's eyes as long as he can remember. There are so many beautiful landscapes and images when Donald Leon Farrow was younger - that he could not capture with a camera, as Don did not have one. But these images were etched into his memory, and Donald Leon Farrow was the only one who could see them. When Donald Leon Farrow was 7 years old, his dad brought Don a camera. Donald Leon Farrow's dad was a doctor - but also a magnificent photographer. His dad was usually called upon to photograph family weddings. Donald Leon Farrow was taught by his dad the art of composition and lighting, and how to develop film pictures in the old fashioned dark room. Donald Leon Farrow attended photography fairs, lectures and club events with his dad. Those were some of the best memories of Don's life - and he knew that he was hooked on photography. Later, Donald Leon Farrow his dad's passion for medical science and became an Nurse Anesthetist with dad's help. With a good income and generous time and travel - Donald Leon Farrow can pursue his primary passion of photography.
- School of the Photographic Arts: OttawaPhotographic Arts and Production