Pittsburgh Photography Blog

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Master Amazing Poses For An Incredible Headshot

Master amazing poses for an incredible headshot with me, professional portrait photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography in Pittsburgh.
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5 Reasons Why Great Headshot Photographers Come To You

Here are 5 reasons why great headshot photographers come to you by me, Pittsburgh pro photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography.
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How To Lose Weight Quickly Before Getting Photos Taken

I’m Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey and here is how to lose weight quickly before getting photos taken!
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The Great Big List of Important Photography Terms

I’m Pittsburgh photographer and photography teacher Don Orkoskey and here is my great big list of important photography terms you should know.
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Prepare Your Spectacular Backyard Wedding Without Breaking the Bank

Prepare your spectacular backyard wedding without breaking the bank with these great tips from your Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey.
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What Does An Event Photographer Do?

Don Orkoskey answers the question what does an event photographer do and tells you why you need a professional photographer for your event.
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Beautiful Personal Branding Portraits

Pittsburgh PA based pro photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography talks about how he creates beautiful personal branding portraits.
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You Really Need To Save Your Family Photographs

I was interviewed by Melanie Pinola for Consumer Report and can tell you that you really need to save your family photographs and memories.
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Wedding Photography Process

Find out what to expect during the wedding photography process from Pittsburgh based wedding photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography.
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7 Tips for Healthier Family Photos

Pittsburgh based professional photographer Don Orkoskey offers his 7 tips for healthier family photos for families and photographers.
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Photo Shoot Anxiety

Pittsburgh PA based professional photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography talks about photo shoot anxiety and how to alleviate it.
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Pittsburgh’s Best Photo Locations

You’re looking for Pittsburgh’s best photo locations for family portraits, senior pictures, engagement photos, or any other type of outdoor photography from nature photography to people photography. You came to the right place because this list has got you covered! No matter where you’re located or what you want for your background this guide will tell you the best place to create your perfect Pittsburgh photographs. I’ve broken down Pittsburgh’s best photography locations by type and location below. If you’re looking for an urban background in the North Hills we’ve got you covered. If you’re looking for a nature background in the East End you’re all set. Best Photography Locations The following are the best photography locations in and around Pittsburgh by location from natural to urban. If you’re looking for natural areas check out the first list. If you’re looking for urban backgrounds check the second list. Pittsburgh’s Best All-around Nature Photo Backgrounds If you’re looking for Pittsburgh’s best all-around nature photo backgrounds no matter where in or around the city you are then this list is for you. Phipps Conservatory – Phipps is one of the most beautiful places in Pittsburgh for photography. The only catch is that
Read photo client tips in articles from me, pro photographer Don Orkoskey, of WDO Photography. These articles offer advice for clients looking to have their photos taken. They're helpful for families, couples, and individual portraits. You can read all of my articles on this topic and much more on my blog.I’ve been photographing events and people around Pittsburgh for more than 25 years. I’m a Pittsburgh photographer through-and-through. My commercialeventportrait, and family photography work is loved and well respected. I would love to meet you and talk about how you want the world to see you. Your portrait is an important part of how people get to know you before you ever meet. From social media profile photos to your website or even billboards advertising your business, you need a portrait that tells the story of you.See examples of my work here.I’m the owner of WDO Photography, professional photographer and photography teacher Don Orkoskey. I love teaching and have done so for more than 15 years. If you are looking for a formal photography class either in person or online please see my full list of classes. I also happily offer private photography lessons and online classes. Please enjoy these photography guides as a way to help you improve your photography skills either before or after taking a class from me.Since 2007 I’ve taught people just like you how to create photos you love. From learning how your camera works to advanced lighting or editing techniques, if you want to learn photography then you’re in the right place. I teach classes to all ages from kids and teens to adults. Let me help you improve your photography. When it comes to improving your photography trust me to help you been more confident, less frustrated, and to see results that you’ll love!See a full list of current photography classes here.Contact me today to discuss any questions or to find out more about my classes.
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