Category: For Photographers

Make Your Happily Ever After Shine with Professional Photography | Black wedding photographer

June 26, 2023 / Weddings

You're getting ready to start the rest of your life with the person you love most in the world, and that's definitely something worth celebrating. As you plan all the details of your special day,...


How To Prepare Yourself for Wedding Season: Mind, Body, and Business! | Top Black Wedding Photographers

June 12, 2023 / For Photographers

If you expect to take excellent care of your clients, then be the person who also decides to take excellent care of your health as well. You can't expect to give your clients your 100% if you won...


Capturing Love Around the World: My Journey to Becoming A Black International Wedding Photographer

April 25, 2023 / Personal

Hey boo! It's Monday and I am packing to head to my next destination!!! My hometown of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Outside of packing, on Mondays, I like to give my head and heart space to dream...


Hustle In Heels 2.0

July 5, 2019 / For Photographers

Hustle In Heels 2.0 Long time no blog huh? Sorry boo! I swear I will get right back on my blogging game ASAP! TODAY I want to update you with some pretty exciting news! Are you ready? *Cue th...


Is Blogging Dead?

March 30, 2019 / For Photographers

Is Blogging Dead? I am currently sitting on an Amtrak train heading from Grand Rapids to Chicago and I started thinking about a question I've been asked over and over again in numerous differ...


I Believe In You, The Real Question Is, Do you?

March 23, 2019 / For Photographers

I Believe In You, The Real Question Is, Do you?It's Time To Start Believing In You!  I sent this EXACT email to my email list the other day and I figured I would share it here with you! I...


Big News Friends!

February 5, 2019 / For Photographers

I have a guide coming out talking all about getting your clients to relax in front of the camera!! I often get asked how I get my clients to relax in front of the camera. I would be lying if I...


Places My Work Was Featured in 2018

January 4, 2019 / For Photographers

I always struggled with putting my work out there! Why? Well self doubt and even a tad bit of guilt my friend! But in 2018 I made the choice to step out of fear and put my work out there! Thankfully ...


Feature Alert: Shootproof “The Best 19 Instagram Feeds for Your Photography Business”

December 28, 2018 / Featured

Feature Alert: Shootproof "The Best 19 Instagram Feeds for Your Photography Business" Y'all clear the whole dang room! Legit, ya girl can retire now! Okay not really, however, I am super excited t...


3 Things To do Today To Improve Your Images Before Your Next Session |

November 2, 2018 / Business

Three Things To do today To Improve Your Images Before Your Next Session!   Okay, friends, I have a few people reaching out asking me when I am going to post more photography tips! First ...


Before + After Photography | Midwest Wedding Photographer

October 19, 2018 / Business

Before + After Photography Hey friends! I have had a few people asking me about sharing before and after images. Sayyy wahhhh! So I am going to share a few photos SOOC (straight out of camera) and...


Ludington State Park Beach Couple Photos | Top Northern Michigan Wedding Photographers

October 1, 2018 / Engagements

Ludington State Park Beach Couple Photos   Hey friends! Do you remember Harmony? If you have not, check out the post all about her HERE! I had the honor of photographing Harmony + Josiah d...


Ashley Izquierdo Tampa, Florida + NYC Destination Wedding Photographer

September 12, 2018 / Business

Meet Ashley Izquierdo A Tampa, Florida + NYC Wedding Photographer Y'all meet my boo thang Ashely Izquierdo! I met her in a facebook group/community called The Rising Tide Society! And let me tell y...


A Shocking Phone Call With A Bride

August 9, 2018 / Personal

  A Shocking Phone Call With A Bride Last night I was I was on the phone with a bride, and the conversation is one that I will NEVER forget! This bride Tamarra told me all about her wedding...


Grand Rapids Michigan Engagement Photos

July 31, 2018 / Engagements

Shout out to Grand Rapids Boo!   The forecast said it was going to be sunny this day, however, in true Michigan fashion, it rained, all day! Y'all I had knots in my stomach! But I knew, I h...


My Mom Boss Morning Routine

July 22, 2018 / Business

  Even though I used Mom Boss in the title, I want to make it clear that this morning routine can work for dad bosses, girl bosses, boss bosses alike! Pre Morning Routine Do you like to ...


How To Get People To Connect To Your Personal Brand

July 17, 2018 / For Photographers

  Hey friends, today we're talking all about How To Get People To Connect To Your Personal Brand. Cue The Anxiety Y'all! Can I be real with you? I do not like posting about myself on soc...


Top 7 Photographer Business Tools + Resources

July 8, 2018 / Business

  Today friends we're talking business! I'm spilling the beans on my top 7 photographer business tools and resources! Why? Well, the other day someone asked me what I tools and resources I use to hel...


Holland and West Michigan Photographer | Amy Kim Photography

July 3, 2018 / Wedding Vendors

Hey friends! Meet one of my new photog friends a Holland and West Michigan senior, engagement and wedding photographer Amy Kim! Amy is having a bit of a hard time, and I am attempting to make h...


An Open Rant To My Past Self | Standing Out In A Wedding Photography Industry That Is: ” Oversaturated “

June 23, 2018 / Personal

    Okay, friends time for some real sh*t! And I mean, REAL! I'm bringing out the big mama in me for today's blog post! Oversaturated! I'm tired of hearing about it! And I need to...


FEATURED: Made In Amirika Podcast!

June 22, 2018 / Business

I'm on Made In Amirika Podcast Y'all!! Hey friends! Today I am writing about something a tad bit different! I recently was interviewed on a podcast and let me tell you it was CRAZY! Never in a milli...


Fear, Rejection + A Wedding Photographer…

June 13, 2018 / Personal

Fear, Rejection + A Wedding Photographer... (...and how to overcome it!)      Hey boo! It's time for another personal post! The type of blog post where I get all sappy, happy,...


Online Client Photo Galleries For Photographers |

June 11, 2018 / For Photographers

Hey, besites!   Wait? Can I call you a best yet? Is it too early? I'm not sure, but I am starting to feel as though we have become best friends recently and for the sake of today's post...


Meet Harmony Our Extremely Fabulous Intern | Ludington Michigan Wedding + Family Photographer

May 31, 2018 / For Photographers

  Hey everyone! I'm Harmony, and today I am taking over Kendra's blog! I am so happy to speak with all of you and give a little back story about me and how Kendra and I started working ...


Let’s Chat About Self Care For Creatives and Entrepreneurs

May 31, 2018 / Business

Hey friends, Today we're talking about taking a break! Oh, how we need to make time for our bodies and mind!   I recently took a 2-week absence from all things social media and man I ...


That One Time I Almost ‘Met’ Jasmine Star

May 1, 2018 / Personal

Y'all JASMINE STAR!!!! Blogging world, friends, fam, and universe let me tell you the amazingness that just transpired! Today I almost keyword ALMOST went live with one of my all-time photographer ...


Dubsado For The Win! – 5 Reasons Why Dubsado Is The Best CRM For Photographers

March 16, 2017 / For Photographers

Running a business is hard. There so much to remember and manage so keeping track of it all can be not only frustrating but overwhelming. I am grateful to find a program that helps me with my busines...


Shelby + David |Yorba Regional Park Anaheim, California Photos|

June 9, 2015 / Engagements

Shelby and David are so dang adorable! I was able to tag along to their 1 year couple session in Anaheim with Bethany Miller Photography and let me say I had a blast! The Session. We spoke abou...


New Logo! | West Michigan + San Diego, California Wedding Photographer |

June 1, 2015 / For Photographers

I am so excited to announce that I have a brand spaking new logo! Things are changing here at Kendra Lynece Photography starting with the logo and url! I am so madly in love with it and I cannot w...


Best time of day to take photos

July 28, 2014 / For Photographers

Hey Kendra, What is your favorite time of day to take pictures and why? -Barbara To simply put it Barbara, Sunset in my opinion.  Seeing the sun's rich warmth, thick golden rays, and a p...


What Inspires Me..

February 15, 2014 / For Photographers

What inspires me? I have been asked quite a bit lately what inspires me as an artist and truth be told,  I really didn't have an answer. So I sat back and had to reeeaaally ask mys...