Preparation Location: Bride
Tip: bring a lovely hanger for your gown to use during the classic dress shot.
Are there any restrictions at the ceremony location that I should know about?
Family Portrait Location
Tip: have your family portraits immediately following the ceremony so that nobody leaves, this saves precious time!
Family Portrait List
Please list 5-10 must have family formal shots/combinations. Your schedule should allow for approximately 3 minutes per combo.
Tip: be sure to appoint your wedding planner or a strong leader for each group to gather and prepare for family portraits.
Bride's Immediate Family
PGlease list first name and corresponding relationship
Groom's Immediate Family
Please list first name and corresponding relationship
Are there any special family circumstances that would be helpful for me to know?
This helps me know where to place family in portraits (e.g. divorces, re-marriages)
Please list the first names of all bridesmaids, groomsmen and child attendants.
Wedding Party Portraits
Bridal Party Portraits last approximately 15-20 minutes. The size of your bridal party will affect this estimate.
Bride and Groom Portraits typically last approximately 30 minutes. Please allow for additional time when multiple locations are involved.
Please list 5-10 must have shots for the wedding, if any.
Special Friend Portraits
Groups of friends or extended family to be photographed with bride and groom during cocktail hour or reception.
Tip: Leave special friend groupings for more casual posed shots during cocktail hour or the reception to save some time during portraits.
Describe your colors, theme, and overall vision for the day.
Be sure to include any custom details that you would love to see captured in your collection.
Overall, what are your expectations of your wedding day photography?
Are there any parent expectations of the wedding photography that I should be aware of?
Do you give consent for your wedding artists and vendors to receive and use images related to their specific contribution?
Example: florist using an image of the bouquet to show other brides her artistry.
Please list those contributing to your special day - florals, stationary suites, bridal gown shop, tuxedo rentals, hair, make-up, cake/desserts, catering, decorator, wedding planner, stylist, entertainment (disc jockey/band), etc.
Please let me know if there is anything on your mind, I would love to help!