Wedding venues

One of the challenges (and pleasures) of photographing weddings is that every job you do is different. For example, wedding ceremony venues come in all sizes and shapes, always different. One week you are in someones backyard, the next a small country church and the next a large Manhattan cathedral. It is this diversity and the challenges that come with it that makes photographing weddings so enjoyable for me.

Web showcase

I’m happy to announce that the Wayne Pearson Photography web site has been picked for the StudioPress web design showcase.  If you are interested, go to, click on showcase, and scroll down (fourth row on right). While you are there check out all the other great sites.

Thanks Marknet Group for a great new web site!

Wedding Lighting Tip

One of the challenging parts of photographing a wedding (and one of the fun parts) is getting the lighting right. So unless you are only working outside on an overcast day, (and how many brides want that) you are going to need a little light of your own. The easiest thing is to just put a flash on the camera and and shoot away. Not only is this unflattering, it creates shadows and just plain looks bad.
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A great new client

If you have been in the business for more than a few years you get to see all kinds of clients. Most are very pleasant and some are clients from hell (no, I’ve never had a bridezilla), but every once in awhile you come across a new client that you just know is going to be different. These you hold onto because they are a joy to work with and
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