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 Post subject: Not really going pro...
PostPosted: Mon Jun 29, 2009 12:55 am 
...but how does one go about becoming an assistant(wedding photography)? I figure it would help me if I was under the wing of a professional so I can learn some tips/tricks first hand. Kind of like being mentored

Sorry if this is too broad


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 29, 2009 4:14 am 
...by asking.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 29, 2009 7:08 am 
Right...and if they say no?


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 29, 2009 7:28 am 
find another one :)


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 29, 2009 4:18 pm 
In the photography business, it's all about networking and selling yourself to fellow clients/photographers. Have some business cards, make small talk and conversation, get to know people. You'd be surprised how many of them think of you first when they think of photography.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 30, 2009 10:14 am 
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the only thing i can suggest is to start talking to people and get yourself out there.

I've got a wedding next year, (best friends one) and colleges from work said they want family portraits doing, which is a bind as i only have 18-55mm lens and cant afford another yet :(

Just let people know you want the do it some who knows someone might be able to give u some work.

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