Hopefully you checked out the video, and got some good tips on how to choose a wedding photographer. We thought we would share a few more with you, so that you can make the best decision when choosing this important part of your wedding day.
Step 1- Get online and find some photographers whose work stands out. You'll know it when you see it! Also, hit up your social media feeds. Ask for recommendations, you probably have friends who have recently been married, or been a bride or bridesmaid in wedding. They'll be able to give you some ideas of photographers to check out.
Step 2- Figure out your favorite style of wedding photography. Do you prefer a vintage look, with light and airy backgrounds? Something more traditional? A candid or photojournalistic style, with very few posed portraits? Or maybe something edgy, but bright and clean? All of these styles of wedding photography can be awesome for a Cleveland or Akron wedding, just figure out which is your favorite.
Step 3- Interview some of your favorite wedding photographers in person. Once you have narrowed down they style of wedding photography you are looking for, set up appointments to visit your favorite wedding photographers. There are a few good reasons to meet with your potential wedding photographer in person. Most importantly, you really want to feel comfortable with the personality of your photographer. If you are comfortable and relaxed with your photographers, you will love your wedding images. You'll also want to make sure you know who your photographer will be, some large studios hire associate photographers, which can be great, just make sure you know who you are getting .
Step 4- Discuss your investment. All wedding photographers have different packages and pricing, so don't be afraid to ask questions. It's important to understand exactly what you are getting for your investment. Is there a time limit? Does the package include a wedding album? Do you receive a copyright with your photos? These are all good things to know.
Step 5- Make your choice. There's a lot of great wedding photographers out there, so how to choose? Trust your instinct. You will be spending a good portion of your wedding day with your wedding photographers, so be comfortable and be sure your personalities click.
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