3 Ways to Make Your Photo Business More Inclusive

We are living times in which people are starting to feel more comfortable in showcasing who they really are, moving away from social constructs. Unfortunately, industries like the wedding industry, are still catching up on how to approach those changes and you still...

Fallout Birthday Photoshoot | Sharma Shari Photography

Birthday Photoshoot - I love celebrating birthdays. Birthdays are the perfect excuse to reflect on your life, celebrate who you are and that you survived another trip around the sun. I try to celebrate any type of birthdays as much as I can and when it comes to mine,...

Top 5 Reasons To Do A First Look | Sharma Shari Photography

As a wedding photographer, I get asked a lot about the First Look. Should I do it? Would it take the emotion away? Here is my top 5 reasons why you should do it. The First Look is what we call a moment before the wedding when the couple decides to see, or be with,...

Alternative Wedding Rings – A Review on Groove Ring

Silicone Rings are becoming a great alternative to traditional wedding rings.  They are becoming more and more popular among people that their active lifestyle or line of work don't allow them to show off their ring. I was one of them. Every time that I ran a race or...

Petro Waterfront Mansion, St Petersburg Fl – Jennifer + MJ

Jennifer and MJ wedding at the Petro Waterfront Mansion in St Petersburg Fl was a really relaxing day, how every wedding should be. The Mansion, like the name suggests, is by the water with its own private boat dock. It also has plenty of rooms for your bridal party...

Downtown St Petersburg Engagement – Stephanie & Brad

Downtown St Petersburg has a charm that is very hard to explain. It is no surprise that it has become a great spot for strolling on a Sunday afternoon or a great place to eat. Or, like in Stephanie and Brad case, the place for a first date. It was no brainer that...

Micolash – Bloodborne Cosplay

One of my favorite type of photography, other than weddings, is portraits, especially cosplay portraits. Cosplayers put so much work and dedication in creating these costumes. It is always an honor when I get called to shoot them. Of course, when Americo contacted me...

Surprise Proposal at Dragon Con – Atlanta, GA – Jina + Ema

My favorite con so far is Dragon*Con in Atlanta. For me, it's the one who mixes the most about pop culture and other aspects of being a geek (science, electronics, etc). There is a little bit off for everybody in Dragon Con. As a geek photographer, It was always a...

How to Rock your Engagement Session

You got your photographer (Yey! Scratched of that one from the To-do list!). Everything is perfect until you realize your photographer offers an engagement session! The panic sets in. Last time you had your photo taken was in high school. Don't worry, you are in the...

March For Our Lives – Why I Marched

This past  March 24th I joined Parkland community and marched at the March For Our Lives. This march was organized by the survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, that happened on February 14th, 2018.  The survivors, students from the school,...
Mayor Carl T. Langford Park – Pre Deployment Session – Maritza & Eyad

Mayor Carl T. Langford Park – Pre Deployment Session – Maritza & Eyad

Connecting with the couples I shoot, to the extend of becoming friends, is my favorite perk of being in this profession. When I met ...

First Long Race…First RACE EVER! – Tower of Terror 10 Miler! – Sharma Shari Photography

First Long Race…First RACE EVER! – Tower of Terror 10 Miler! – Sharma Shari Photography

T-5…T-5…T-4 days 12 hours!!!! If you remember, I register for Disney’s Tower of Terror 10 Miler back in April (Click ...

Second Shooting and what I have learned from it :: Wedding Photography

Second Shooting and what I have learned from it :: Wedding Photography

If you ask any professional Wedding photographer what is the best tip they can give to somebody who is starting their photo ...

Puerto Rico Weddings :: Destination Weddings :: Maritza & Eyad

Puerto Rico Weddings :: Destination Weddings :: Maritza & Eyad

It was the perfect day, a little overcast but not bad for this morning wedding in Puerto Rico. The secluded resort, Bahia Salinas, ...

Shari does 10 miler…or at least registered for one – Sharma Shari Photography Blog

Shari does 10 miler…or at least registered for one – Sharma Shari Photography Blog

I heard somewhere that you should say your goal outloud or share it with someone so you can be accountable for it. Or at least ...

Photogs + Tutus, what happens when models don’t show up :: Sharma Shari Photography Blog

Photogs + Tutus, what happens when models don’t show up :: Sharma Shari Photography Blog

Last Saturday, I decided to join some of the fellow reSTARters in Tampa for a fun photo shoot. You see, we met through an online ...

Look Fabulous Tour, or the day I fell in love with Studio Lighting again :: Sharma Shari Photography Blog

Look Fabulous Tour, or the day I fell in love with Studio Lighting again :: Sharma Shari Photography Blog

The first time I set foot in the photo studio at Savannah College of Arts and Design (SCAD),  I fell in love with it. It was the ...

My First Comic Con, MegaCon 2013

My First Comic Con, MegaCon 2013

If you don’t know already, I am a self-proclaimed geek. I love video gaming, books, wizards, zombies, hobbits, spaceships,…

Aladdin Inspired Engagement -Downtown Orlando – Maritza + Eyad

Aladdin Inspired Engagement -Downtown Orlando – Maritza + Eyad

Aladdin Inspired Engagement -Downtown Orlando – Maritza + Eyad – There is a song that says that “loves comes from the

Major Carl T Langford Park | Family Portrait | Jeremy Jose

Major Carl T Langford Park | Family Portrait | Jeremy Jose

I had photographed Adriana since she was 6 months old when Irmarie and Jose contacted me for the first time. She has always been a cute

About Me

I’m Sharma Shari. I am photographer who loves to capture geeky, creative and offbeat weddings, portraits and editorial. I love a good DIY wedding with geek elements, an offbeat affair filled with the couple’s details everywhere. I used to be a Computer Engineer but I walked away from the cubicle life and became a Photographer instead.

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