How Did I Get 42 Weddings Booked This Year?

Dominic Dorey Blog, Editing, Equipment, Lightroom, Photography, Weddings 2 Comments

It was four years ago that I stumbled my way in to shooting my cousins wedding. It was the usual story that a lot of full time wedding photographers would cringe at, that, as someone with no experience of shooting weddings, I shouldn’t even be entertaining the thought of attempting a wedding, even one that was for a family member, but I did. However, I did’t end up shooting that wedding alone as I roped in the very excellent photographer Scot Baston to help guide me through the day, and …

Nikon D610 Review

Dominic Dorey Equipment, Nikon, Review 5 Comments

Back in March at the Photography Show in Birmingham, a show that was somewhat disappointing, I put an upgrade plan into action when I went ahead and bought a Nikon D610 to replace my D7000 with the aim of having two full frame cameras, being that my other camera is the D700, and so I thought I would do a bit of a Nikon D610 review. Though just to say this is no fanboy review, nor is it hugely comprehensive as I’ve only just put it through it’s first two …

Am I A Professional?

Dominic Dorey Bride/Groom Portraits 4 Comments

This question comes about for two particular reasons. The first is that it has been influenced in part by a recent blog post called  Who Am I,written by my good friend Glyn Dewis who was a guest blogger on Scott Kelby’s blog, where Glyn talks about the struggle to define who we are, or rather who he is in life and with his photography. The second is because it was brought to my attention that a recent comment on a social media site by another photographer had questioned the professionalism of …