Thoughts Archives - Mike Glatzer Photos

Going beyond the “About Me” section of my website. This is Story #2 about what inspires my photography. A tale of lights, persuasion, and teenage hormones.

Style, Thoughts

March 17, 2020

About Mike – Stories of Why (#2)

Going deeper beyond the standard “About Me” section of my website. This is Story #1 of why I got into photography. A tale of sand, abuse (kidding) by a relative, large birds, and giant lenses.

Thoughts

November 14, 2019

About Mike – Story of Why (#1)

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Picking where to shoot your portrait session is tricky. Do you need to rent a studio or can you shoot on location? There are pros and cons to each, and depending on what you need, you should consider one over the other. So how do you decide?

Photo Work, Planning, Portraits, Thoughts

July 15, 2019

Portrait Location – Studio vs On Location (10 Ways to Decide)

cosplay portrait of captain marvel with sunglasses

Check out the various reasons why you should consider shooting your portraits on location vs using a studio.

Photo Work, Planning, Thoughts

June 4, 2019

Give Your Portraits Context (Shoot On Location)

mom and daughter laugh at cafe

Portrait sessions take a lot of effort to plan and organize. It’s heartbreaking when things go wrong that force you to reschedule or improvise. The best way to avoid this is to rent a studio for your session. I break down several advantages to using a studio for your portrait photos.

Planning, Portraits, Thoughts

May 13, 2019

Take Control of Your Portrait Session (Rent a Studio)

Creative lifestyle portrait in studio with flashes

Alright, you’re ready to commit; you want new portraits – wonderful. You open up a browser tab and search for Atlanta Portrait Photographer and, “Holy shitake mushrooms, where do I start?!” Yeah, there are A LOT of us. So how do you sift through the noise?

Instruction, Planning, Thoughts

April 14, 2019

How to Hire a Photographer

creative brand portrait

How often do you find yourself distracted or looking at a mountain of activities with no idea where to start? Do you ever start working on a blog post or editing a design, then you get an email notification, and the next thing you know you’ve searched Google for an hour to answer that client, only to realize you missed your window to finish that original task – which was – wait, what was I working on again?

Business, Instruction, Photo Work, Thoughts

December 18, 2018

Get Things Done with a Set Schedule

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If you’re a creative who lives without structure or a schedule, you need to wake up and smell the dark roast, because to be successful, time management needs to be your best friend.

Brand, Business, Instruction, Thoughts

July 12, 2018

Time Management Tips and Tricks

Laptop camera phone and notebook photographers workspace Mike Glatzer

One of the more challenging things when working on location is figuring out where my subjects should change their clothes. It’s a bit harrowing. So if there isn’t a dressing room handy, how can you change outfits without becoming a momentary exhibitionist?

Clothing, Photo Work, Planning, Thoughts

June 15, 2018

How to Change Clothes During a Photo Shoot

fashion blogger portrait Atlanta Beltline

“We don’t really like posed photos; we really want a lot of candid shots.” – Every engaged or soon to be married couple – Ever. I agree that truly candid images are hands down, the best. But when looking at a wedding gallery, or any non-studio based session, how many of those candid shots are actually candid?

Photo Work, Style, Thoughts

May 29, 2018

Are Candid Photos Really Candid?

Atlanta, GA Dad helps Groom with tie Wedding Photographer Mike Glatzer

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