Finding the right photographer for your particular photography job can be difficult, below is a list of PDF documents designed to help you find the right photographer for your needs. Feel free to print them out and use them. Please let me know if there is something you think should be added or removed from them. These documents are not location specific, what works in Huntsville Texas will work just as well in Houston, Dallas, or anywhere else in the world. Click on the PDF Icon to the right to download the documents. If you do not have a PDF reader for your computer, click on the Get Adobe Reader icon below to get one.

Why choose a professional photographer over a hobbyist? What are the differences? What should I know? How do I know a professional photographer from a hobbyist? What about their type of photography is different, and how different photographers handle different events.


What you need to know when looking for a commercial product photographer. What questions to ask and what kind of answers to expect to find the perfect commercial photographer for your needs. Includes printable checklists for interviewing photographers!


Getting ready for your portrait session, what to wear, what not to wear, and why. Help the photographer take the absolute best picture possible by understanding what looks good, and what doesn’t.