Why you should hire a professional photographer to do your events

Photos from the Kwenyan Professional Services Holiday Party 2018.

Should I Hire a Professional Photographer to Document My Event?

If you’re on the fence about whether or not to hire someone to photograph your event, consider these reasons:

Let’s say the event is a family reunion and you want to get a group photo of the whole family. You could do it yourself, but one of two things could happen then. A) You have someone take the photo for you, leaving a family member out of the photo because they had to take it. This could possibly offend that person or make them feel awkward for being excluded. Or B) You set a timer on your camera. This can be problematic because there are so many people in the photo that you will need to take several images to make sure everyone is looking and has their eyes open. You will have to take two to three times as long to get the photos done because you’ll have to keep resetting the timer, and you still might not have gotten the shot. Hiring a professional will eliminate all of this stress.

I don’t know about you, but I don’t want to go around all night taking selfies with my phone or camera with all of my friends and family members. I would much prefer to relax and enjoy the moment instead of trying to capture it. The quality of the photos will be much better than the selfies. Also, trying to take a selfie with a group of people is next to impossible when trying to get everyone inside the frame.

If the event is a birthday party, you don’t want to miss out on visiting with guests or helping your child open presents or cut the cake because you are too busy trying to take the photos. You want to be part of the action, not stuck behind the camera.

Another great thing about hiring a professional is that you don’t have to worry about editing and distributing the photos after the event is over. You just have to wait to receive them from your photographer.

Finally, it’s really a gift to have well lit photographs taking by a professional who preserve the memory of your event. Those images are going to be cherished by everyone for a very long time to come.

Our business motto is: Let’s us capture the moments so you can enjoy them.” These are words that were carefully chosen. We know lots of people have cameras today and enjoy taking photos. But at your own event, sit back and enjoy it. Let me capture and save the moments for you so you can enjoy them forever!

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SKIT presents “Newsies”

New Jersey Event Photography – Theatrical

I had the pleasure to once again create some publicity photographs for SKIT’s upcoming production of Disney’s “Newsies.”

Here are a small sampling of the publicity photographs that have been used in media for advertising.

More images are available on my website: http://skit.dabourphotography.com

The show runs January 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 2019. For more information and tickets visit their website http://www.showkids.org. All shows at Voorhees HIgh School theater in HIgh Bridge, NJ

I will also be recording video of the show. Cast and crew can order a DVD at http://store.dabourphotography.com

 

Shawn and Bridget’s Surprise Iron Pigs Party

New Jersey Wedding Photographer

Willis Briday Party At Iron Pigs

Bridget and Shawn Arriving At Their Party

Both Shawn and Bridget love baseball so their bridal party threw them a surprise party at Saturday’s Iron Pig’s game.

What was especially nice is one of them got to throw out the first pitch! Shawn, already learning on how to be a great husband let his fiance’ throw out the pitch.

Willis Briday Party At Iron Pigs

This is just a preview of their photos. More will be coming soon!

Looking forward to photographing their wedding next month!

 

Photo Booth Fun at the Greenwich 2017 Easter Family Fun Day

New Jersey Photo Booth Warren and Hunterdon County

Had a great time providing the photo booth at the Greenwich Township New Jersey family fund day and Easter Egg Hunt.

The event was sponsored by the Greenwich Township Recreation Commission.

More wonderful photo booth photos

Other event photos from the family fun day

Our photo booth makes a wonderful addition to any event or party you are having! Birthday parties, reunions, sweet 16 and more! Contact us for rates and options today!