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Today It is all about planning a successful styled shoot! I have had SO many people ask me and wanting to know exactly how to do this, so I am super excited to be sharing with you some of my best tips on how to make it a success. When I started planning mine, I […]

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October 2, 2020

Styled Shoot : Must Know Tips to Make it a Success

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You guys the day is FINALLY here and I can hardly contain my excitement. Up at 5:30 and just full of energy to write today’s post, Melissa Grissom Presets have officially launched, yes your new favorite Light and Airy presets for lightroom and lightroom mobile are here! 😉 It’s always a little nerve racking to […]

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September 25, 2020

Light and Airy Presets for Lightroom | Melissa Grissom Presets

GRAPHIC TEXT OF LIGHT AND AIRY PRESETS FOR LIGHTROOM BY MELISSA GRISSOM
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Growing your wedding photography business can definitely have its challenges. It may leave you feeling zapped, frustrated and may be even wanting to call it quits. First know, you aren’t alone, I know I have felt all those emotions too! Despite these emotions and what is always feeling like an ever growing saturated market, nothing […]

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August 6, 2020

Marketing Ideas for Wedding Photographers

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How to edit light and airy. Woo hoo, here we are guys! Can you believe it? Yes this is number five in this series and you have finally arrived! So, you wanna create images with those dreamy light and airy tones and you’re on the struggle bus? I’ve been there and I’ve got you covered […]

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July 25, 2020

How to Edit Light and Airy

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Hey guys! Back with up level your images: shoot for your style. This is part 4 of the editing series! Last week we chatted about finding your style, this is a necessary step before shooting for your style! So def head back there before diving into this step! If you’ve hung around from step one you already know this […]

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May 12, 2020

Up level your Images: Shoot For Your Style

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Uplevel your images, part 3! This week I’m gonna chat all about, finding your style. This piece of the editing puzzle is SO important you guys! Why is determining your style so important to editing? Because before you actually begin to edit, you need to know what your end game is. It’s easy to slap […]

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May 5, 2020

Uplevel Your Images, Part 3

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Ok, so last post in this series, we chatted about what software to use! Now, let’s move on to: Up Level Your Images Part 2! Wrapping up your session or wedding, you take 100’s or 1000’s of photos. Do you give all these images to your client? No! For one, going through a zillion images can be […]

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April 29, 2020

Up Level Your Images Part 2

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I am SO super excited to announce that I am starting my transition into film photography! I’ve been thinking about learning film just for fun since the end of 2017. But when I became pregnant in early 2018, some things just got set aside for the time being. So I was so super thankful to […]

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April 23, 2020

My Transition into Film Photography

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When I think back to the beginning stages of my business, it is almost embarrassing to admit, I had ZERO clue about the post processing… well, process. Do I give all the photos? Edit them drastically? Use the software that the camera came with? What software/s do I use? This series will be all about […]

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April 8, 2020

Uplevel Your Images in Post Processing

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That’s me up top… looking forward, get it?! Haha. It’s my pleasure to infuse your day with corny humor, so you’re welcome! 😛 On a more serious note, I think we can all agree this time is so. Stinking. Strange. And it’s hard to know exactly what showing up for your business during these times […]

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March 31, 2020

How to Move Forward in Business During Covid 19

Girl Looking to Move her business forward during covid 19