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Archive for December, 2011

Happy Holidays from Shootstyle!

December 28th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Featured, Mingle

From our stacks of albums, holiday portrait shoots, consults for next year’s weddings, and mountains of print orders to yours, we at ShootStyle would like to wish you the happiest of holidays, and the most successful New Year ever! We look forward to seeing you at all of our exciting sharing events in 2012!


Guest Shot

December 7th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Featured, Shoot


If a wedding were a movie, the bride and groom would be starring in the leading roles. They’ll get most of the closeups and the camera will linger on them throughout the day. We’ll also see other supporting members of the cast as they interact the couple or react to the unfolding events. Then there are some people in the movie we’ll barely see at all, but they play important visual role of populating the universe of the film. Without them, the feature film wedding would merely be an short subject elopement. That’s why I often go out of my way to create photos that include wedding guests as part of the composition.

As wedding photographers, we all shoot the guests. We often try to get a shot of as many guests’ faces as possible for the bride and groom. Those shots are important but they’re not quite what I’m getting at now. And to be clear, I’m not also talking about shots like this:

Boston Wedding Photographer

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