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How to start shooting film for wedding photographers

Last week on Clubhouse, I chatted with Rudney Novaes Photography all about our film photography journeys. We discussed how we got started and gave advice for those who were just starting out with film in their wedding photography business and wanted to learn more. If you missed it, or need a recap, I have the […]

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Comparison of Portra 400 vs Fuji 400h

When Fujifilm first announced Fuji Pro 400h would be discontinued, I was stunned. I had spent the last 6 years working with this film, honing my color palette, becoming an expert in how to use it in all lighting situations. With my film lab, Richard Photo Lab, I had refined my color profile for scanning […]

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How to elevate your brand with portfolio building photoshoots

Last Friday I had a chat with Lucy Munoz Photography on Clubhouse about how to plan your own wedding styled shoot to elevate your brand and attract your dream clients. It was such an amazing conversation full of tactical tips and insight into our process for planning shoots, what we find important, and how to […]

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Ethereal spring wedding at Chateau de Carsix

In the heart of Normandy sits a beautiful chateau called Chateau de Carsix. Surrounded by dreamy fields, every morning one can hear the church bell ringing in town. Our bride rises to meet the grey clouds as winter turns into a beautiful spring day. The reception table is set for her intimate wedding in France […]

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Navigating motherhood as a creative business owner

Were you able to join my last Clubhouse chat? Last Friday, Mallory Dawn Photography and I hosted a chat about navigating motherhood as creative business owners. Since Clubhouse is a live chat app, we unfortunately couldn’t record the conversation, but I wanted to give you a run down of what we discussed because it was […]

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Introducing Jacqueline Benét

Wow, I cannot tell you how good it feels to finally be introducing my new brand and business name Jacqueline Benét Photography! My mission is to honor and empower women to preserve their legacy through all of life’s most meaningful moments. I capture kind-hearted women who are cultivating a beautiful life full of love and […]

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How to edit greens in Lightroom to make your images look like film

So I’ve noticed a lot of those that have joined our Hybrid Editing Facebook Group say they have trouble with greens. Usually that means grass and trees. And I want to address a super quick fix for that. HSL Panel! If you are not familiar with the Hue, Saturation, and Luminance Panel in Lightroom then […]

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How to capture luminous skin tones

Have you ever wondered how to get ultra luminous skin tones on film or digital? Well today I have a couple tips that will hopefully help you with that.  LIGHTING LIGHTING LIGHTING I can’t say it enough, but lighting is everything when it comes to getting the images that you are dying to capture. Luminous […]

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One simple editing tool to perfect problem colors in your images

There’s been talk recently of a Lightroom tool that will help with specific adjustments. I’ve been using it for awhile, but realized that some of you have been struggling with your edits and didn’t even know this tool existed!  So today I just wanted to shed some light on the one simple tool that might […]

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