4 Reason to Hire an Event Photographer

Are you planning an event? We are sure there are a long list of items that need to be completed. Guest list, flowers, music, and food. It can all be an  extremely overwhelming process. But when it is all said and done, you will want a permanent reminder of the beautiful finished product and what better way to capture all your perfect moments than with an event photographer? Below are four reasons to hire Capitol Photo Interactive as your next event photographer.

 

High Quality Images: At Capitol Photo Interactive, we use the best cameras,printing, and tools for post-development to ensure you get the highest quality finished pictures. If you are not familiar with cameras or applications like Photoshop, you will want to hire a professional photographer for your event.

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Choosing the Perfect Event Photographer

You can host the best event of the year but if you do not have the pictures to prove it, how will anyone ever know? Event photography is one way to ensure that every moment of your special event is documented. Quality photos can capture the success of an event. Event photos can also be used in documents to show the success of your event to attendees and potential sponsors for next year. Below we have listed a few helpful tips on selecting the perfect event photographer to document your special event.

 

What Is Your Budget?

Fees can be a maker or breaker when choosing an event photographer. Knowing the budget set for photography by your event planners is crucial when beginning your research. Event photographers offer different levels of photography packages and pricing for additional services.

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Personal Branding with Business Owner Imagery

The importance of personal branding often gets overlooked.No matter if you are a business owner of a small of large company, you are the face of your company, and this means that you must present yourself and your business owner image professionally. Never take selfies or pictures with an inexpensive camera or cell phone. You require professional, high-quality headshots to reflect your business.

 

High-Quality Images Instills Trust

 

Trust is the number one reason that business owners need professional headshots for their office locations and website properties.Small business owners are usually held to a different standard from their counterparts. Small business customers want to know who they are doing business with.

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Start Building Your Brand with These Simple Tips

So you have things in motion with your business plan. Now, it is time to start building your brand. Whether you are looking to build your personal brand or that of a business, there are some things that stay the same. You want to connect and make sure that people know your brand. Below are a few tips to get you started.

 

Make Yourself Visible

The last thing you want to do is hide behind your computer screen and hope working away will build the brand all on its own. Putting in that type of work is important, but making yourself visible is equally as important. You cannot spread the word if no one knows your name. Your brand will be stronger if you are more visible.

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What Is a Corporate Photographer?

There are many different types of photography out there. The most common type of corporate photography is headshots and business portraits. Photography of business events and conferences, office interiors and exteriors, and employees on the job are also common subject matter. Corporate photographers are also used to cover a company’s involvement with a charity event or community. Corporate photographers usually focus on the three areas of photography listed below.

Portraits

There are two types of photography that fall into this category. Posed and candid. Some clients request a shot of their CEO, team or even a combination in a posed manner, either in an office setting or at a location that speaks to what they do or the area where they are doing business. Continue reading…

3 Things to Look for in a Corporate Event Photographer

Hiring the right event photographer for your corporate event is extremely important. So how can you make sure you find the right photographer for your corporate event? Remember your corporate event photographer is an extension of your business, so choose wisely. Below are some helpful tips.

Experience

The most important aspect of the potential photographer is their experience. The best way to gauge someone’s experience is to begin with their portfolio. If they are a talented, experienced photographer, their portfolio will show it.

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Environmental Portraits and Corporate Headshots

Corporate headshots are an essential part of your company’s public relations profile.It is imperative that the way the corporate head shots are photographed matches the essence of your branding, from the posing to lighting and clothing to expression. With that in mind, there are a few questions to consider.

What Image Is Your Company Trying To Project?

Decide on what your portraits need to convey, and consider all of your options. We have found that over the last several years, clients have moved away from the studio headshot with a backdrop to a more environmental portrait. Continue reading…

Branding Your Website

Website design can be very daunting. Branding your website is probably the hardest aspect of design, at Capitol Photo Interactive, we can provide you the help you need. So, how can you make sure your brand is evident throughout the pages on your site? Below are some undeniable truths about branding your website.

Develop Your Brand Standards
Designing your website before you have determined how you will be received is like walking backwards and blindfolded. Unless you are sure of your mission, your vision, and your target audience, your website will only serve to confuse potential buyers. Continue reading…

Successful Corporate Headshot Session

So you have finally made the right decision, and hired a professional photographer to complete your corporate headshots. The hardest part is over, but there still are a few things to do before your session arrives.

Hair And Makeup

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Things to Consider Before Contacting a Photographer

With the advent of photo editing software and digital cameras, the barriers to entry into the practice of photography are lower than ever before. There are a large amount of photography companies out today, and the process of finding a reputable company which will suit your needs can be complicated if you do not know what you should consider when doing so and what questions to ask.

Thankfully, there are a number of useful tips to consider which will help you to better prepare yourself for conversations with photography companies, as well as familiarize clients with their own needs. Continue reading…