Entries by LucasCK1983

Natural Light for Wedding Photography

We have spoken a lot about the benefits of off-camera flash for wedding photography. Contrasting to this is natural light. Natural light is just that, natural. It is the light created by the sun, it can either be diffused through cloudy or overcast weather, or direct sunlight.

Wedding Photography on the Beach

Often I hear people mention before a wedding “Hopefully it will be a sunny day for the photos”. Whereas in fact, many wedding photographers prefer overcast or cloudy weather for wedding photography. Weddings on the beach can be in fact, more difficult for a wedding photographer than say a garden wedding. Reason being is that […]

Posing for Wedding Photography

Let’s talk about posing for wedding photography. Often at times I am told at wedding photography consultations that the couple don’t like posed shots and only want “natural” wedding photographs. This creates a little bit of a problem for wedding photographers. In fact, one of the most skillful things about being a wedding photographer is posing […]

The sign of a great photographer is..

that there’s NO sign of them! When I’m conducting a wedding, I’ll be working very closely with the photography team. They have to work quickly and skillfully to capture everything as it happens because there are no second chances. They’ll be darting about, picking the best angles and shots, and different photographers manage that in […]

Wedding photography in the rain

When planning your wedding, it is always a good idea to check the weather forecast for the actual day and the few days prior. It may not always be spot on, but it is pretty damn close. If it looks like it will rain on your wedding day, don’t fret. I recommend getting some nice […]

Valeria and Nick

A simple affair held at Wolfies on the Rocks overlooking the spectacular Sydney Harbour. Valeria and Nick choose the 6 hour package which allowed for a few wedding photographs before the ceremony of both the bride and groom, ceremony, family shots, bride and groom shots through to their reception.

Jasmine and Grant

Jasmine and Grant opted to have an engagement session before their big day next year. An Engagement shoot is a great way to become familiar with your photographer and become more confident having your photograph taken. It also allows the photographer to work out what works best for you in regards to poses, smiles, etc. […]

Lara and Kris

Lara and Kristen had their wedding in November of 2015 at one of my favourite wedding venues in the Hunter Valley, Peterson House. Peterson House is a unqiue wedding venue that offers excellent crusine and an award winning winery. It overlooks fields of vineyards providing a stylish backdrop for your reception and ceremonies are held in […]