About Olga Levien

I'm Olga Levien, a New Zealand lifestyle wedding photographer, wife of kiwi husband and Mama of two little ones. I am originally from Saint-Petersburg, Russia and met my husband overseas in Europe. The next thing I know, we moved to New Zealand (a very beautiful country with wild nature and a great lifestyle). My past teaching experience helps a lot with organising my sessions, I earned my PhD and was a lecture at University. I am a people person, I love to talk and make everyone relax, even in hectic moments! I love to capture beauty in details and harmony in moments.

The 10 most emotional wedding photos every couple wants

Weddings are one of the most challenging and rewarding genres of photography. You need to arrive at the wedding location ready to capture once-in-a-lifetime moments as they happen in front of you. This means meeting unexpected challenges, like tough lighting [...]

By |2019-10-31T11:18:46-04:00October 31st, 2019|Tips & Tutorials|0 Comments

9 Smart ways to book your first wedding as a photographer

Booking your first wedding as a photographer can seem like such a hard thing to do. Wedding photography is not only a challenging genre, but a difficult market to break into. There will always be photographers offering their services for [...]

By |2018-08-10T10:28:23-04:00August 13th, 2018|Business, Tips & Tutorials|0 Comments

What to expect when second shooting at a wedding

Weddings are a beautiful and challenging genre of photography. Being a wedding photographer is a lot of responsibility and requires training and preparation. Second shooting is a great opportunity to get a feel for the genre, watch experienced photographers, obtain [...]

By |2017-05-13T13:04:14-04:00May 10th, 2017|Tips & Tutorials|0 Comments