January 26, 2016 Chip Dizárd

Hello Fear.

I've been in the wedding industry since 2010 and I've worked with many photographers, planners, caterers and wedding pros.  One thing I realize is that many of us are crippled by fear.  

I recorded a periscope about fear and it was very popular so I decided to post it on my blog. It's about my fears in the wedding industry and how I messed up, but I didn't let it hold me back.    Remember FEAR=False Evidence Appearing  Real.  Hello Fear, I'm coming for you.



From the Fall 2014 Munaluchi Bride Cover Shoot. Oheka Castle, Long Island NYC

This is why I do what I do.  I want to invite you to join my mentoring group on Facebook (mostly for videographers and photographers) so you can be inspired and share your work in a safe and non judgmental environment.


Here is an inbox I received about my Periscope about fear from a new Wedding Planner.

Hi Chip! Wow I just wanted to say that you are truly an inspiration. I just caught your periscope at the last hour. Hour 23 right before it deletes off my feed. Thank you, thank you, thank you for sharing your story about fear! I joined munaluchi recently right before the retreat. I am very new to the wedding industry. My background is predominately in fashion, styling, and art. I love events which is why last year I expanded my brand to event design / event planning. Sorry for the long story ( eeek ) but I just wanted to say your story have really touched me. I was afraid to network and collaborate with some of the members because I Fear that I didn't have a long roster of clients or an extensive portfolio or body of work yet. Everyone seem to be mastering this industry. Im such a perfectionist and how my work is viewed, that I held back in relationship capital because I didn't feel like I added value to the other members as of yet. So moving forward there will be mistakes but I will push through fear!

This song below motivates me through fear. I hope it encourages you.

Fear can hold you back, but only if YOU allow it. I share in this very personal blog post about my fears and how they held me back.


Chip Dizárd

Chip is passionate about making your wedding video and works hard with his team to capture your event. He is a techie at heart and loves to capture real-life moments on film.

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