Why tweet cell phone photos when you can tweet professional photos?

March 02, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Why tweet this photo? When you can tweet this photo? Awful, right? That's precisely what happens when companies have no other option - Twitter and Facebook have to be updated! Social media is hugely important, especially when you're hosting an event. What's easier than pulling out your cell phone, taking a couple of photos, and posting it onl...
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We've added new services to simplify your life

September 08, 2016  •  2 Comments
Spring has sprung, and with it, Heatwave has launched additional services to simplify the marketing and promotion of your business. Over the years we've had many clients who needed more than just photography, perhaps a logo, perhaps a website, sometimes a video. You've asked, and we've listened. Now you don't have to go elsewhere to have these serv...
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The Do's and Don'ts of Social Media Profile Photos.

August 10, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Have you noticed that profile photos are a dime a dozen, until you come across one that stands out for all the wrong reasons? I've heard of many a pet peeve when it comes to social media behaviour, so I polled Facebook and Twitter to get an idea of people's likes and dislikes. Some responses were mild, and some were passionate, but I think we can a...
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In defense of capturing memories.

June 23, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Change is inevitable. Sometimes it comes quickly, but sometimes small changes happen over a long period, it creeps up on you, and when you look back, you're in a completely different space. I wish I'd known this when I was younger. It's awful to regret what you should have done. When I was growing up, we visited my grandparents quite often. I love...
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Why I stopped doing wedding photography

June 13, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Chatting to a friend recently, it dawned on me that she'd assumed I stopped doing wedding photography for reasons that hadn't even crossed my mind, and I realised that there are a lot of misconceptions about why I've moved on from shooting weddings, and why photographers in general may choose to quit photographing weddings. I know a lot of great we...
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