Marriage & Wedding Information

Choosing A Wedding Photographer

The wedding day is the day that most women wait their whole lives for and it is such a special time. Because of the advancement of technology, it is now easy to always remember that day using video and photography. Choosing a wedding photographer is important to take pictures of the bride and groom, and pictures of the bridesmaid dresses the bride has chosen. This is especially important to if you want to give pictures of the bridesmaid dresses as gifts to the bridesmaids.

Your family and friends can provide a recommendation on whom you should choose for your wedding photography. This is the greatest way for you to choose someone for you wedding photos is to ask you family and friends who they would recommend. It is important for you to finds a photographer that you can trust, especially if you have no idea about wedding photography or any photography for that matter. If your family and friends can recommend someone to you, it is necessary to make an appointment to meet with the potential photographer.

If you have made an appointment with a potential wedding photographer, you should attend it as this appointment will determine who you will hire to take pictures of you and your pictures of the bridesmaids in their dresses. It is advised that you choose a wedding photographer that complements the personality of both the bride and the groom. Your wedding photographer should be someone who listens to you and is able to meet your needs. It is important during your appointment to look at the wedding photographer's portfolio of other weddings that he has done. Pay special attention to see if the pictures are the most flattering.

After you have viewed the portfolio of several wedding photographers and decided on one, it is important to discuss the price of the wedding photography. Any established wedding photography will have packages available for you to choose from. It is important to find out all costs associated with having these photos taken along with the expected delivery or pickup date of the wedding pictures.

Prices will vary between photographers so it is a good idea to ask for itemized billing. Also when it is time to sign the contract, be sure to read it thoroughly before signing on the dotted line.

With this advice in mind you will be sure to find the best person to take the pictures of the bride and groom and pictures of the bridesmaids in their dresses.

Lashan Clarke has been has been a freelance writer for a number of years. She specializes in copywriting and is currently working on her Masters degree in her spare time. She is a new contributor to


Weddings and civil partnerships  Kent County Council

Marriage License

home | site map
© 2006