Eric Barry, a past equity trader and current event photographer created his own photobooth called Media Booth Pro about five years ago. Barry created his own brand focused on easy transport, assembly and versatility after being frustrated about not being able to find a booth suitable for his wedding photography work.
The 15th Annual Best of Minnesota Meetings + Events readers’ choice awards welcomed meeting and events professionals to Solar Arts by Chowgirls on March 30 to honor this year’s best in the business. As the resident new guy (I started as assistant editor Monday of that same week) I couldn’t have asked for a better introduction to the local industry. I’m convinced the best way to acclimate to a new community is to dive right in, and during my first week, the Best Of awards provided the perfect opportunity to do just that.
Check out the video from this year's Best of Minnesota Awards! Relive all of the fun! #BestOfMN20145
Great photos are a surefire way to remind guests of the great time they had at your event and preserve memories they will cherish for years. With so much on the line, selecting photographers can be tricky. We've pulled together a selection of tips and tricks from experts so you can find a skilled photographer and get a superb selection of shots from your event.
HIRING A PHOTOGRAPHER to document a corporate event is often an afterthought, but several important details should be integrated into your proposal and budget from the beginning. Here’s what to consider when planning photography for your event:
1. What is your vision?
Prepare a timeline outlining the specifics of your event, highlight the elements and people you expect to be documented and communicate the intended need of those images to the photographer.