Category: thoughts

We are now Sokk & Butlers
For a good month now, we have a new face to the website. With that, we also changed our brand name to Sokk & Butlers. Why, you ask? Well, I agree with anyone who says the imagery and artistry lies behind a person, not a brand name. I'd like to think we offer more than the images. Couples who turn to us often say afterwards - ...
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Tame your inner bridezilla vol 2 – Do teamwork, and then, be in love
[intro]Having seen a bit of the HR and recruiting processes during my time in a software company, there have been a few highlights that ring true in any field of life. You search for people that have the greatest potential. Last week I wrote about uncertainty and how it's not a bad thing. This time I uncover some important traits o ...
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Tame your inner bridezilla vol 1 – About uncertainty
[intro]There’s so much we talk about with our couples before the weddings. As good as we may try to prepare you, there are questions that can creep up that you may not be aware of. This is not an attempt to "prepare you for the worst", but rather a series of posts rambling about how to look beyond the hurdles of planning your weddi ...
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Why do it?
This is almost for the category of "what is the meaning of life", but not exactly. Today, some of the most brilliant figures of wedding photography are presenting at the Way Up North conference in Stockholm. Among those, Jasmine Star, whose bootcamp on CreativeLive was the most A to Z, down to earth approach to workflows, busine ...
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From the streets of Helsinki
Taking memories vs taking pictures
Oftentimes I find myself flipping through a select bunch of photo-related RSS feeds. Yesterday (can't remember how exactly... ah, there it is, it was something like 9 wedding photographers shooting on film), I stumble upon Samm Blake's website and see her minimalist and poetic personal work, mostly from travels. Obviously GAS kicks ...
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