Photography: Pre Wedding Planning FAQs

Everything you need to know about planning for your upcoming photo service

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When do I talk to my photographer?

Contact with my photographer. When does the photographer contact me? When do I talk to my photographer?
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What time should the photographers begin on our wedding day?

What time photos should start? Time to start photos
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Do I get all of my wedding day images?

Your images. Images you receive. When do you get your images?
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How do we set up our engagement session or add one to our photo service?

Setting up your engagement session. Adding an engagement session
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When will I receive my engagement session images?

Engagement session. Session images. Images delivered
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When is the final payment due for our Photography wedding services?

Balance due. When is final payment?
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Should the wedding photographer ride with us in the limo on the wedding day or follow us?

Photographer on limo. Photographer on party bus. Photographer follow us.
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What does a second wedding photographer do and do I need a second photographer?

What a second photographer adds to your day. Do you need a second photographer.
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Do we have enough time to go downtown for romantic wedding photos?

Downtown shots. Shooting downtown
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What is a first look and should I do it?

Why should I do a first look?
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Can I share my Pinterest board with my photographer?

Pinterest. Pinterest board. Share pinterest board
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We are not fans of getting our picture taken. Can you help?

Fiancé doesn't like photos.
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My friend/family member wants to be a wedding photographer and asked if they could shoot also during the day, what should I tell them?

Family photographer. Friend photographer
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Can you recommend some romantic location ideas, if we are not sure where to go?

Romantic locations. Where to go.
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How will my two photographers work together?

Two photographer collaboration
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How long will it take to capture the family photos at the church?

Church photos. Church photo timeline. Shooting at the church
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How can we get images of our cocktail hour if we are not attending it?

Cocktail hour. Room shots. Not attending cocktail hour.
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Family Photos: Should I provide you a list?

Family Photos. Standard shots
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I want to get a very large family group shot. When can we do that?

Large family shots. When to set up family shots.
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The church says you can’t use flash during the ceremony. Is that a problem?

Flash photography. Church rules
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Do you pose all the wedding photos or just shoot what is happening?

Photo style. Posing. Direction
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Can you get the photo of the Groom's face when I walk down the aisle?

Shots coming down aisle. Aisle shots
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Does our package include an Engagement Session?

Engagement session included?
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Have you ever shot at my particular wedding ceremony / reception locations?

My venue
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How many photographers are included in my package?

What's in my photo package?
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Can you show images from our wedding day on a monitor at the reception?

Showing images at your reception
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How much is overtime for wedding photography?

Photography overtime
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What happens if my photographer gets sick or can’t make it to the wedding?

Photo backup plan.
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How can my friends and family view my images following the wedding?

Online gallery. Viewing images. When are my images available?
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How should we prepare for family photos?

Family Photos
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Should we invite our photographers to dinner and where should they sit?

Dinner, Photographer seating
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What are table shots?

Table shots. Images during dinner. Do people still get table shots?
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We are thinking about dismissing the guests from the pews after the ceremony, how long do you think that will take?

Dismissing guests at church
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If a guest requests a photo be taken of himself and others, will you do it?

Guest photo request
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