Elayna + Matt’s Fall Engagement

This past weekend I met up with Elayna and Matt for thier engagement session at Minnewaska State Park in Kerhonkson, NY. Originally we planned to shoot at Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY but because of the fall season it was overly crowded. I guess everything happens for a reason because this place was gorgeous. Our engagement session quickly …

Style Guide | Engagement Session

When planning for your engagement session you will want to consider outfits along with hair and makeup. The first question that I am asked as soon as the engagement session is scheduled is “what should we wear?”  With that being said, I decided to write a guide that will enable couples to make smart decisions that will create the most …

Wedding Consultation Questions

I meet with prospective clients interested in booking their wedding every day. Many times, clients can’t wait to ask a list of questions they printed out online and others  it’s impossible to squeeze a single question out of. Recently, I spoke to a couple on skype and they asked me “what do clients normally ask you?”. Since the answer to this …

First Look or Traditional?

There are many differences when it comes to a traditional wedding and a first look. Outlined below are some key differences between the two. Have questions regarding your wedding photography? Contact us at info@natecreamer.com .   Traditional Wedding Highlights The first time you see your fiance will be in front of all your guests.  Formal family portraits as well as bride and groom creative …

5 Tips When Choosing Your Photographer

When planning your wedding, there will be many difficult decisions you will need to make when it comes to choosing the right vendors. Personally, I think choosing the venue and your photographer are the two most important choices. Today, I will review 5 quick tips to prevent you from regretting the photographer you hire. Tip 1 – Response Times How …

Fitness Photoshoot with Kelly

I had a chance this past weekend to start building my fitness photography portfolio, something I have always been interested in. I love being a wedding photographer but I need to keep my portfolio dynamic in order to keep the creative juices flowing. Plus, photography is photography. The concept is the same no matter what you are photographing. Being able …

Wedding consultation | What to know?

As a full time photographer, photographing is actually a small percentage of what I am doing during the week. Running a successful business means marketing, accounting, social media posting, education…the list goes on. One task that I find myself doing on a regular basis is meeting with prospective clients; working with them to decide if we are a good fit …