News Archive

October 3, 2016

Happy First Anniversary Frosts!

Exactly one year ago I was invited to share the day with Daniel and Brooke, and in turn, share their […]

April 20, 2016

Helping You Making Sense (and Cents) of Sensors

Unless you are an advanced hobbyist, semi-professional, or professional photographer you could probably care less about the internal workings of […]

March 7, 2016

Wedding Chapels of the West

Wherever Shall I Get Married Tonight? I think pretty much everyone knows that Las Vegas is the Wedding Capitol of […]

March 5, 2016

Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign

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Truth in Advertising? This is not the most artistic photograph I have ever made, but I left it pretty much […]

March 4, 2016

Las Vegas. Sort of…

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Hotel Hallways…in Las Vegas? Most people go to Las Vegas to party, gamble, socialize and see the shows.  No me. […]

March 1, 2016

Happy 2nd Anniversary

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How well I remember the days when my brother, all our cousins and I would play in the yard until the […]

February 25, 2016

“Which Camera Should I Buy?”

When people are wanting to get a “better camera” than their point-and-shoot, they often ask me “Which camera should I […]

February 22, 2016


When I make photographs of a wedding day, i typically divide those photographs into six different categories:  Details, Preparations, Portraits, […]

February 21, 2016

The First Look

What is a “First Look”? No, it is not a pre-arranged marriage ritual where the lucky couple gets to see […]

February 20, 2016

How did it start?

So, how did I get started in photography?  That’s a long and winding story.  I have always been interested in […]

February 19, 2016

Wedding Albums

What is a wedding album, and why do I insist on each of my couples having one? Great question (even […]

February 18, 2016


I have been holding onto this news for a couple of months now because I was waiting to release the […]

February 17, 2016

A New Journey

Welcome to the official launch of Alan French Photography. I have put off “officially” doing this for several years. I […]