Before & After: Reception Pop Edit

I don’t share about editing too often…not because I’m hiding some big incredible secret but because it’s usually something I save for my workshop and mentoring girls! Today I’m sharing a quick and easy Lightroom edit to give your reception images a good, natural but effective POP! For receptions, I use 600’s (everything I own…

4 Tools That SAVE My Business! | Photography

The thing about this blog post is that I’ve pretty much written about ALL of these before on this blog, but just separately! In order to save the people who email and ask some time, I wanted to share the things that SAVE my business and changed the entire dynamic of how I organize, how…

The Power Of Editing Manually | Photography

I have learned the expensive and hard way that NO Photoshop action gives me the LOOK that I love. Boy did I waste a ton of money on those things in hopes that it would make me better and make my work appear more beautiful! But it came down to MANUALLY editing my images and…

Photo Mechanic Benefits | Workflow Series

Okay so the the truth is, like most programs I use (Lightroom, Photo Mechanic, Blogstomp, etc) I know for a fact that I’m not using it to it’s full “potential”. But the thing about that is, if what I’m using something for is working GREAT for me and keeping my workflow time at a minimum…

Workflow Series #3 | Editing + Prepping | Photography

Need to recall the first two posts?: Workflow Series #1 http://amandahedgepethphotographyblog.com/2013/04/23/workflow-series-1-preparing-photography/ Workflow Series #2 http://amandahedgepethphotographyblog.com/2013/05/06/workflow-series-2-culling-organizing-scheduling-photography/ Okay! So you’ve prepared for the wedding, and you’ve shot the wedding, you’ve culled and organized the wedding. What’s next? Dun dun dun, editing! The dreaded editing. It does NOT have to be so bad! One thing I’m gonna tell…