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The Photographer's Market Guide to Building Your Photography Business, 2nd Edition by Vik Orenstein

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CHAPTER 6:

SPECIALTIES

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A candid wedding portrait of women scattering rose petals by Hilary Bullock.

We covered the importance of finding your niche in chapter five. In this chapter we take a much closer look at the most common specialties and the requirements and expectations for each.

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY

• LOCATION/STUDIO. Often strictly location, although wedding photographers who have studios typically include studio engagement portraits and bridal shots as part of their services and packages.

• COST TO BREAK IN. Minimal compared to other specialties, since you don't necessarily need to lease and outfit a studio. You need a DSLR or medium-format ...

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