They say being a wedding photographer is not a good career, the work’s demand is high but the pay is so low. But other people do not how the joy it brings to several people.
The secret to it is Passion, there is no photographer that works for money alone. They pursue the career because they love the things they do, even if it is being under the sun for a couple of hours, shoots for several days and etc. Passion drives them to do the best that they can do to give their clients optimal service and satisfaction. And being enslaved to your passion will bring you nothing more but Success only.
The happiness it brings to thyself. Nothing can replace the feeling of fulfillment after doing a wedding shoot for it gives joy that no one can take away. It brings satisfaction when the photos are printed and the couple is happy about it. It makes you to be more driven about the photography and continue to develop your skills.
It widens your connection. Being photographer helps to widen the people in your circle. You will be meeting a lot of clients, their families and their connections also and in the end it will be your connection also. When you do a great work you will be known by a lot of people, it will even give you a chance to land a very big project. Companies might be able to know you and hire you with high grade pay because you are recommended by people with good connections. Like they say the 3 most important thing in your career are; skill, wit and connections.
Photography Skills that most people don’t posses. Photography is not a career to be pursued by other people, some just makes it a hobby and just take pictures just for fun. But when your career is inclined with photography and your skill is great than any other photographers this is an edge for you. Your skill is one of the most important aspects of your life, Your skill will take you anywhere you want to go.
Places or location shoots. One of the best aspects of wedding photography is the location. Of course some couples preferred an outside from town location and it is a bonus to be in new places, witness different cultures, different views, discover new spots and a lot more. It will also help to have a “me time” in the end of the shoot. Reflection helps you to be a better person every day.
Nobody understand the life of a wedding photographer, but if the photographer is well, happy and satisfied in life, guaranteed he/she will deliver an outstanding photos that people will cherish for the rest of their lives.