Many photographers hate weddings. In fact, it’s a bit of a stereotype that photographers do some other kind of photography as their passion, but take weddings “to pay the bills”. And I understand this—weddings can be brutal working environments.
Something is off in our modern photographic culture. We’ve lost something. Something… big. As a professional photographer, and also a consultant on issues of management and strategy for organizations, I often sensed a connection between my two types of work.