Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Can't Dampen Our Spirits!


I love my job!! I just shot a wedding at the Braselton Stover House. If you live in Georgia you know how much rain we have been having. It is just off the charts we have been having flooding through out the Atlanta area.

I just want to share that the wedding that I shot. This couple had the right attitude they were going to get married and the rain was not going to dampen their sprits! You can see the photos of this Atlanta wedding at Atlanta Artistic Weddings.

With some simple adjustments on the camera you can't even tell that it is pouring down rain in this photo.

Monday, September 21, 2009

Make a Rain Plan for your wedding


Today in Atlanta we are having a record amount of rain in short period of time. So I thought it would be a good time to talk about having a rain contention plan for your wedding. After working so many weddings I have seen my share ones effected by rain. The old saying "hope for the best but plan for the worst" is a a good saying because it is true. Most venues I have worked at have always have a back up plan. When working at the Flint house it started to rain and the professionals there turned a outside wedding into a beautiful inside wedding. I have also worked with other professionals such as the ones at the Braselton Stover House. Mary Stover has had many years of experience and a cool head under pressure. Her facility is very conducive all types of weather. As a professional Atlanta wedding photographer I have been trained to be supportive to the couple and to help in any way that I can.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Indian Weddings


I want to say one of the most colorful and beautiful ceremonies is the ones from the Indian culture. Since working at www.atlantaartisticweddings.com I have gotten the honor of photographing Indian weddings and engagement parties. You can see examples of the engagment party I shot by following the link Atlanta Artistic Weddings Indian Engagement Party. At the site you can see the henna Tattoos and the colorful sarongs. It was so great to see everyone dressed in their traditional clothing and celebrating their culture together. As you can tell from the photographs it is a Atlanta Wedding Photographer's Dream!!!

What to look for in a Church when you are having your wedding

I have done many weddings at many different church locations through out Atlanta and the surrounding areas. The one thing that can be said that everyone will agree on is that they are all different! Each religion, minister, church group and church have different rules about what a person can and can not do. It is important to look over the church's rules and to ask as many questions that you can so there are no supprizes. I have talked to many people who think that when they rent a church then they can do as they please. But churches have very unique and specific rules that everyone has to respect. As I have said before I am (the photographer) not the most important person at the wedding. The most important thing is the ceremony and the couple. I don't use flash because I don't want to take away from the couple of the scanity of the ceremony. I am not going to be the obnoxious wedding photographer going behind you during the ceremony.

As always ask questions and look around at the different churches to have your wedding. I know there is one out there that will suit you, your wedding and your beliefs. If you have any questions please email me at david@atlantaatisticweddings.com or you can also look at google maps to find a church that is close to your reception venue or home.



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Thursday, September 17, 2009

Get Reviews of Atlanta Wedding Photographers


There is nothing more important than getting reviews of your wedding photographer. There are so many wedding photographers out there you need to know the good photographers from the bad ones. You can find reviews of professional photographers when you go to Google Maps. TI have worked had to get the input from my clients. You can see the reviews of my work left by my clients by clicking on the link here Atlanta Artistic Weddings reviews.

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Wedding at wonderful old Mansion outside Atlanta

This bride booked me a year in advance. Her brides maid is the one who suggested me to her and I was so appreciative because this was a wonderful wedding. It was held a mansion outside of metro Atlanta close to Athens, Georgia. You can see examples of the wedding at atlantaartisticweddings . They were such a cute christian couple who I can tell have many of years of happiness in front of them.

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Downtown urban Atlanta Georgia wedding


This wedding reminds me of the urban weddings you see in magazines. This wedding was shot in the the heart of downtown Atlanta. The bride and groom wanted a very urban feel. They did the pre-wedding photos a the Atlanta botanical Gardens. The wedding was held at view photos of Atlanta Artistic Weddings.

July 18th


Diener Photography shot a wedding at the Braselton Stover house here is the link to see the July 18th wedding at Braselton Stover House. This is one of the best Atlanta wedding venues. We had some great weather! The bride and groom were wonderful and surrounded by some great friends and family. The groom's father officiated the ceremony. Atlanta artistic weddings was proud to photograph such a beautiful wedding.

Saturday, September 12, 2009

Wedding on the North Side of Atlanta

On August 1, 2009 I had the honor of photographing one of the most unique and beautiful weddings. It was truely a wonderful mix cultures. You can see the wedding at http://atlantaartisticweddings.com/atlanta%20wedding%20photographer/august-1-2009/. The bride and groom at the end of the wedding came out in original Afican wedding garmets.
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