Wedding Photography Checklist

Before the Wedding:

  1. Consultation:
    • Meet with your chosen photographer to discuss your vision, style preferences, and any specific shots you want captured.
  2. Engagement Shoot:
    • Schedule and plan an engagement photoshoot with your photographer to get comfortable in front of the camera and establish a rapport.
  3. Timeline Planning:
    • Work with your photographer to create a detailed timeline for the wedding day, including key moments and locations for photos.
  4. Shot List:
    • Provide your photographer with a list of must-have shots, including family group photos, special details, and candid moments.

On the Wedding Day:

  1. Getting Ready:
    • Bridal party getting ready shots
    • Groom getting ready shots
    • Details shots of dress, shoes, rings, etc.
  2. Ceremony:
    • Venue shots
    • Processional and recessional
    • Exchange of vows and rings
    • First kiss
    • Signing the marriage license
  3. Portraits:
    • Bride and groom portraits
    • Bridal party portraits
    • Family group photos
  4. Reception:
    • Venue decor shots
    • Cake cutting
    • First dance
    • Speeches and toasts
    • Bouquet and garter toss
    • Dancing and celebrations
  5. Details:
    • Capture details such as table settings, floral arrangements, and signage.
  6. Candid Moments:
    • Capture candid moments throughout the day to convey the emotions and atmosphere of the celebration.

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