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Sneak Peek: Dennis & Sanho

The Korean traditional dress, called a hanbok, is a gorgeous colorful garment to photograph. Can't wait to share more beautiful sweetness from Dennis and Sanho's special day!

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Sneak Peek! Andria & Roosevelt Wedding

A few previews from Andria & Roosevelt's wedding! Purple is so IN this year!

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Tips: If You Can’t Go Big… Go Small! Be H.A.P.P.Y.

A big part of being an artistic photographer is how you see the world.

Sometimes, this means making the ordinary into something interesting.

If you happen upon a majestic purple waterfall cascading down a mountain covered in tropical parrots, then your pictures will basically make themselves.

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Sneak Peek! Wilfred & Brenda’s Wedding

Here's a preview of Wilfred & Brenda's wedding! If there was ever a sweeter couple, it was them! Simple and elegant details perfectly complimented their fun and loving personalities. Can't wait to share more from the final gallery in about two weeks. Enjoy!

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Sneak Peek: Kevin & Nikki Engagement!

Just wanted to share a few pictures from the most recent engagement session in North Central Park, New York!

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Andria & Roosevelt: Engagement / Nikon D7000 Pics & Tips on Picking Portrait Locations

Aspiring portrait photographers! Chances are, you've got great backgrounds all around you! Before you drive 40 minutes to some national park, or some other lavish area, see what kind of backgrounds you can make with that tree in your own backyard! You might be surprised.

Nikon D7000, 35mm f/1.8G, 50mm f/1.4D, 85mm f/1.4D

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Big Sneak Peek: Jackie & Luis’ Wedding!

This gallery is turning out wonderfully, and I'm so in love with what's coming out in developing, I had to share! Here's 30 pics from Jackie & Luis' upcoming album!

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Technique: Shooting Against Strong Backlight (with Flash!)

The sun is high in the sky and blowing out your background! How do I shoot a subject against a strong backlight with flash?

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Isaac and Luz’ Wedding

This blog has been moved to joshliba.com/blog, and you are currently viewing an archived post.  To visit the new blog, click here!

Back from North Carolina and couldn’t wait to post some of the best images from the day.  Full gallery coming soon!  Enjoy! Read more

Human: At the Heart of the Image

Again, this isn't another "It's not the camera..." post. Why? In those posts, people hint that the camera is the great and perfect tool, and if you make garbage images, you are solely responsible. It implies that the camera is on a higher level that you as a clueless user, need to reach. Let's turn that around.

Instead of focusing on the photographer's faults, focus on what the camera lacks

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