Content Marketing Summit Nashville

Content Marketing Summit Nashville

A few weeks ago I had the chance to spend a few days with some of the most inspiring people in the photography industry for a Content Marketing Summit hosted by Zach and Jody in Nashville. I’ve been a big advocate to using content to grow your business for years...
Vote For Engage Live At Ireland Blog Awards 2016

Vote For Engage Live At Ireland Blog Awards 2016

The Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards celebrates the best in blogging in a wealth of different sectors and subjects. After winning Best Science & Educational Blog at last year’s ceremony in Dublin, we’re pleased to announce that Engage Live has again...
See You At Photovision Photography Roadshow In Dublin September 6

See You At Photovision Photography Roadshow In Dublin September 6

Photovision Roadshow Dublin When: Tuesday, September 6 Where: Croke Park Stadium, Hogan Suite, Jones’s Road, Dublin 3 What Time: Trade show 11.00am – 5.00pm – Seminars Start 10.00am Now in its 12th year, Photovision Roadshow takes over Croke Park in Dublin...
What’s In Your Bag – Lyn Chapman

What’s In Your Bag – Lyn Chapman

Engage Live trainer and newborn photographer Lyn Chapman on the essential gear she uses in her everyday working life. Camera Body Nikon D750 Nikon D600 Nikon D3s Lens Nikon 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 Nikon 70-200 f2.8 v2 Nikon 24-70 f2.8 Nikon 60mm f.28 Nikon 50mm f1.8 Sigma...
How To Utilise Hashtags To Grow Your Instagram Community

How To Utilise Hashtags To Grow Your Instagram Community

Instagram is the social media platforms that photographers have been crying out for. Dedicated to imagery, it provides a platform to showcase your work, and if you know how to use it properly, it can get you work also. Food photographer and Engage Live trainer Bea...
Welcome To Our New Online Events Coordinator Anna Hull

Welcome To Our New Online Events Coordinator Anna Hull

Hi. My name is Anna Hull and I’m thrilled to join the Engage Live team on an Online Event Coordinator internship. Here’s a little bit about me. I have a passion for creativity and a skill for technology, and I chose my degree based on this. I recently...
Five Things You Will Learn From Lightroom For Beginners

Five Things You Will Learn From Lightroom For Beginners

This week we’re streaming our new class, Lightroom For Beginners, from 11am BST, Wednesday, July 27. Delivered by John Deery – who also designed our Photography For Beginners class earlier this year – the two-hour educational video introduces photographers to...
Follow Engage Live Photography Educators On Instagram

Follow Engage Live Photography Educators On Instagram

Since Engage Live launched at the beginning of 2015, we’ve been very lucky to work with some of the finest photography educators in the world. From American wedding photographer Sal Cincotta, to emerging English newborn photographer Lyn Chapman and South African...
Simple Wedding Day Strategies To Capture Every Moment

Simple Wedding Day Strategies To Capture Every Moment

Has this ever happened to you: you work with the couple before the wedding day to perfect the timeline, and then, when the big day arrives, everything runs late? From hair and makeup falling behind, to an unplanned rainstorm, there are many variables that can go wrong...
Engage Live Founder Bags Wedding Of The Week On Rangefinder

Engage Live Founder Bags Wedding Of The Week On Rangefinder

It was a very blue wedding, with everything designed to complement the colour of the chapel door – dresses, flowers, suits, the lot. Engage Live founder Donal Doherty photographed the day with the blue theme in mind, and his impressive album of images have seen him...
Why You Should Star In Your Own Reality Show

Why You Should Star In Your Own Reality Show

This week, Lee and I attended The Power of Video conference at the Waterfront in Belfast. The conference was organised by our good friends at Speedmotion Films and it brought together some of the most influential YouTubers and content producers from around the world....
Using Live Video As A Marketing Tool For Photographers

Using Live Video As A Marketing Tool For Photographers

Small businesses have many options when it comes to marketing. The most popular choices tend to centre on posting a picture and status on the more immediate social media channels like Facebook or Twitter, and maybe a longer post on a blog. As technology and...
InFocus: Emer McCubbin On A Career In Newborn Photography

InFocus: Emer McCubbin On A Career In Newborn Photography

A little advice to anyone thinking about becoming a newborn photographer: the skills required are totally different to those needed in wedding or family portraiture. Babies are so delicate and you are solely responsible for their safety at all times, so it takes...
Photo of the Week #18 – ‘Winter Wedding’

Photo of the Week #18 – ‘Winter Wedding’

Congratulations to Engager Jacob McCarthy, winner of Engage Live Photo of the Week #18 for this festive image ‘Winter Wedding’. ‘Grabbed this one at a winter wedding at the Celtic Manor a few days ago,’ writes Jacob. ‘I’ve been...
Photo of the Week #17 – ‘Abandoned Shed, Eglinton’

Photo of the Week #17 – ‘Abandoned Shed, Eglinton’

Congratulations to James C Aiken, winner of the Engage Live Photo of the Week #17 for this quite amazing shot entitled ‘Abandoned Shed, Eglinton’. ‘I took the image on December 4, at the outskirts of Eglinton near the Northern Irish coastline. My equipment is a...