There are many buying decisions to make when planning a wedding. One of the most important decisions you can make is who will photograph your wedding. The broad range in pricing these days can cause a lot of confusion for prospective brides and grooms. I hope to clear that up in this article.
Most important of all wear comfortable shoes. Shoes you can walk miles in because you will be standing, and walking for hours. Often the floors are hard so have something with cushioning to take the wear off your knees. This is one time you need to think about dress and shoes like a man – comfort comes first!
A flash gun is too important a piece of equipment to skimp on though, and the versatility that comes with more power is irreplaceable. As fully featured as flash units have become, the thing that determines price the most is still the guide number.
In order to get the pictures of your dreams you need to be sure that you find the right essex wedding photographer. This may take some trial and error, but it is worth spending some time to be certain that you find a person who fits with your needs and your personality.
. Is it a legitimate school? You want to avoid schools that are run from the internet or that you read about on the back of a matchbook. A legitimate school will produce a recognized degree that will be well respected in the industry and will help the student get jobs.
How would you like to be served? You must decide if you want the simple ‘stand against a wall and smile with your arms around your family’ photographs, OR do you want ‘all of the emotion of the day brilliantly captured’ photographs. Do you want that photograph of your husband to be with the rare tear on his face to show? He loves you. You want to see that moment everyday you look at your wedding photographs. Isn’t it a special moment that would make you tear-up too?
I recommend meeting with several photographers within different price ranges at least 6 months in advance of your wedding. Be prepared with a list of questions. Record your feelings when you first meet; sometimes first impressions are the most important. Make sure you will feel comfortable working with this photographer during your wedding day.
It’s a good idea to find out just how much stuff they are going to have with them. If the hall you’ve booked for the reception is small, it would help to know that kind of information too.