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...
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...
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...
Lightroom For Beginners Trailer – Be Inspired, Get Creative!

Lightroom For Beginners Trailer – Be Inspired, Get Creative!

On Wednesday, July 27, from 11am BST to 1pm, Engage Live will be streaming our latest original class, Lightroom For Beginners with John Deery. Following on from his insightful 4-hour Photography For Beginners class, John will introduce viewers to the very basics of...
What’s  In Your Bag – Steven Neeson

What’s In Your Bag – Steven Neeson

The Engage team caught up with Steven Neeson ahead of his Engage Live class for a look at the gear he uses to capture stunning wedding imagery. Camera Body EOS 1Dx Body Canon EOS 5D Mark III – SLR Digital Camera (Body only) Sony Alpha 7R II ( 43.6 MP,3 -inch LCD...
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...
Photographing The Night Sky – Equipment, Method And Settings

Photographing The Night Sky – Equipment, Method And Settings

Shooting the night sky is something that fascinates many photographers. Last year’s Perseid shower, for example, did not disappoint, with clear skies making for perfect conditions for capturing the magical meteor shower. So the big question is, how is it...
How Wedding Photographers Go Above And Beyond For Their Clients

How Wedding Photographers Go Above And Beyond For Their Clients

It’s always a long day for the hard-working wedding photographer. Up with the birds, they are invariably on hand to shoot the bride and groom in the morning, at the ceremony, with their bridesmaids and groomsmen before dinner, with their families at the venue,...
The View From Photographers’ Workspaces

The View From Photographers’ Workspaces

The Engagers Facebook group is a busy, bustling place, chock full of professional, semi-professional and beginner level photographers who regularly post photographs for critique, questions and quandaries that illuminate the profession they know and love. You can...
World Book Day – 5 Photography Books You Need To Read

World Book Day – 5 Photography Books You Need To Read

Bibliophiles rejoice – World Book Day 2016 is here! Don’t let it pass you by without picking up a new book to stimulate your love of photography. Here are 5 photography books you need to read in your lifetime. The Story of Art – Austrian academic FH Gombrich set...
7 Photography Competitions You Need To Enter In 2016

7 Photography Competitions You Need To Enter In 2016

The New Year brings with it new ambitions, and for photographers that can often mean titles and awards. Being able to mention on your homepage that you’ve come top of the pile in a local, national or international competition can do your chances of bagging new...