One. Before You Shoot

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As much as I enjoy just getting in my car and driving to a location, I’ve learned that I always walk away from a shoot with better photos when I take the time to plan my adventure. By doing some research, checking my gear, and preparing mentally, I can make the most efficient use of my time while on location. You wouldn’t go skydiving without checking your pack and knowing the location of your drop zone, would you?

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