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Jiayi and Yuchao Fearrington Film Wedding

Jiayi and Yuchao Fearrington Film Wedding
Prior to their wedding, I had not yet met Jiayi and Yuchao; so I was so eager to get to their wedding day and get to know them. From the minute I walked in, I was blown away by their kindness. Meeting someone for the first time on their wedding day can be a little stressful and intimidating. You want to create a bond, considering you will be with them for one of the b[...]

Free Training! Learn Film Photography with me!

Free Training! Learn Film Photography with me!
I am so excited to be hosting a FREE hour of online training for anyone who wants to learn to shoot in film! I hope you'll join me! 3 Keys to Learning Film and Transforming your Photography Business Here's the deal: I searched high and low trying to find ways to learn film when I was just starting out. There was NOTHING. I also knew that I wanted more of a mentorsh[...]

Fall 2017 Mini Sessions!Sign up for October 14th & 28th

Fall 2017 Mini Sessions!
Wow, weren't we just announcing Spring Mini-sessions?! Time is flying! It's time for Fall Mini-sessions, y'all, and we are beyond excited about it! Unlike previous years, we have both mini-session dates in October this year! Definitely take advantage of getting that perfect Christmas card picture now, because opportunity is going to drop off once I get too big to wad[...]

How The Best Film Photographers Meter Their Film

How The Best Film Photographers Meter Their Film
One principle I live by? Never stop learning. That was the reason I wanted to create this PDF - I wanted to not only learn from other amazing film photographers - their approach to metering and light while shooting in film - but I wanted to make it available for other film photographers as well. When I read every photographer's response, I was amazed! Some of us do[...]

Shooting Hybrid: How we do it

Shooting Hybrid: How we do it
Here’s the deal: we LOVE film. We are film photographers, and every opportunity that we can shoot in film, we will. We educate our clients about our love of film photography, and why it’s important to us. We adore it. We will choose film all day e’ry day, because it’s just so beautiful. We are also clear on the fact that film works the best in well lit scenarios, a[...]

5 Steps to Shooting in Film

5 Steps to Shooting in Film
Here's what I love about film: It's SIMPLE. As photographers, I believe we tend to overcomplicate things while shooting. We overthink our settings, our styling, our approach. One thing I've learned in my almost 10 years of being a professional photographer: Simple is best. So I'm going to boil it down for you: these 5 simple steps are really all you need to k[...]

Ideal Wedding Day Timeline

Ideal Wedding Day Timeline
After you have decided on a wedding date and venue for your wedding, you will want to begin planning the timeline of your wedding day: your ceremony time, dinner time, and exit time. As a photographer, your wedding day timeline is one of the biggest factors of getting the most beautiful, natural light pictures. Let me share a little secret with you: I planned my whole[...]

How to Plan Your Wedding Day Around Film Photography

How to Plan Your Wedding Day Around Film Photography
Here's the most important thing to remember about film photography: it's all about natural light! If you're a bride that loves the look of film photography (like we do) and has booked a wedding photographer that shoots in film, here are important steps to think through as you are planning the details of your wedding day. Your most meaningful details: Prepar[...]

Best of 2016 : Families

Best of 2016 : Families
2016 was an amazing year for NRP Families and NRP Newborns! We met many new faces and also had the privilege of seeing the same sweet faces come back again... not just clients at this point, but friends. It's the highest compliment to us at NRP when we do see those same faces over and over again, and our goal is that our work reflect just how much we treasure those un[...]

Lucy is 2! and Merta Film Family Session

Lucy is 2! and Merta Film Family Session
This family. Guys. Here is my goal as a photographer: to see your family grow over years and years and to document it along the way. I like random photo sessions as much as the next person, but they don't hold a candle to the joy that I get from photographing the same family year after year after year. Being THEIR photographer, not just A photographer. Let me te[...]