Wedding photography is an art form that captures the special moments of a couple’s big day. At San Vid Photography we use a variety of techniques to create beautiful and timeless images that will be cherished for years to come. In this blog post, we will explore the different styles of wedding photography, tips for choosing a wedding photographer, and what to expect during a wedding photography session.
The first step in planning your wedding photography is to decide on the style of photography you prefer. There are several styles of wedding photography, including traditional, photojournalistic, and artistic. Traditional wedding photography is the most common style, and it typically involves posed photos of the couple, their families, and their guests. Photojournalistic wedding photography is a more candid and natural style, where the photographer captures candid moments as they happen. Artistic wedding photography is a style that combines traditional and photojournalistic elements to create unique and creative images.
When choosing a wedding photographer, it is important to consider their experience, style, and personality. Look through their portfolio to see their previous work, and make sure that their style aligns with your preferences. You should also ask for references from past clients to see what others have to say about their experience working with the photographer. Additionally, you should schedule a meeting with the photographer to get a sense of their personality and see if you feel comfortable working with them on your big day.
When it comes to the wedding day itself, you can expect to spend several hours with your photographer. The amount of time will depend on the package you have chosen and the size of your wedding party. The photographer will typically arrive early to take photos of the bride and groom getting ready, as well as photographs of the ceremony and reception. They will also take posed photos of the couple, their families, and their guests.
One of the most important things to remember when working with a wedding photographer is to be open to their suggestions and ideas. They have a lot of experience and know how to create beautiful and timeless images. They may also have ideas for poses or locations that you may not have considered, so be open to their suggestions.
Another important tip is to make sure that you communicate your preferences and expectations clearly with your photographer. This will help ensure that they understand what you want and can work to capture the images that are most important to you.
Lastly, it’s important to be prepared for your wedding photography session. Make sure that you have a list of important family members and friends that you want to be photographed with. Also, be sure to have a list of any special poses or locations that you want to be captured. This will help the photographer to be more efficient and effective in capturing the images that you want.
In conclusion, wedding photography is an art form that captures the special moments of a couple’s big day. There are several styles of wedding photography, including traditional, photojournalistic, and artistic. When choosing a wedding photographer, it is important to consider their experience, style, and personality. On your big day, you can expect to spend several hours with your photographer, capturing candid and posed photos of the ceremony and reception. Remember to be open to the photographer’s suggestions and ideas, communicate your preferences and expectations clearly and be prepared for your photography session. With the right photographer, your wedding photos will be beautiful, timeless, and cherished for years to come.
Please visit San Vid Photography wedding galleries. We are based in Sutton, Surrey, and frequently travel around Greater London for wedding photography. Our service area covers South London and Surrey, UK.