Category : Documentary vs. Lifestyle Photography

10 Nov 2018

Documentary vs. Lifestyle Family Photography

What the heck is the difference between Documentary and Lifestyle Photography? These are somewhat similar styles, in that they both produce emotional, authentic images, but lifestyle photography has more direct interaction with the photographer. In its most basic definition, documentary work is created without the photographer verbally or physically altering the scene or its subjects. The photographer does not intervene with the action, and is there to purely observe and document moments as they naturally unfold.   This doesn’t mean […]