There are many talented photographers in this world. Everyone has their own unique style and the way of working. The prices are also different as well. So, how would you choose a professional and perfect Wedding photographer? Here is what I am going to reveal some facts on how to choose a perfect one. So, these points should be taken into consideration before taking a decision of finalizing a Wedding Photographer for the most crucial event of your life.
Beware of free advices:
Capturing a wedding is not a simple thing. Photography will be successful only if it’s done professionally. It’s a challenging responsibility. Nowadays there is a huge drop in the prices of DSLR cameras. So, with an idea of saving your money, your relatives or friends may advice you of taking pictures on their own with a decent camera they have.
Having a powerful camera itself will not produce good photographs; it’s all about how well you can handle the camera. And it is possible for a wedding photographer. So, always go for a professional photographer for wedding.
Identify what exactly you want:
Stick to the fundamentals. Identify the purpose of booking a photographer. List out the points of how you want to see yourself on the special day, how the audience should look at you, how the total event should be seen, etc. what kind of approch Do you want ? You have to decide before booking a photographer. Know exactly what you want and choose the one accordingly.
In the process of selecting a photographer, we generally take references from friends and family. Apart from this you can also to talk to people who are closely associated with weddings eg. Wedding venues, Decorators, Florists etc. You can get some valuable recommendations. But don’t go ahead blindly to decide and fix. You have to check their previous projects, their experience and then move forward.
Meet Before You Leap:
After short listing the photographers, take quality time to meet them in person and discuss one-on-one to know more about their abilities and specialties. Also you can get a good idea about the budget he is expecting. It’s always better to book a professional wedding photographer and get a pre-wedding photo shoot, so as to build good rapport with him before the actual special day comes. Because he will be with you all the day on your wedding day and it’s really important that you and your partner should be comfortable with him.
A pro photographer can quote anything he wants. Yes…that’s true! Because there is nothing like “It’s too high” or “too low” in this photography industry. A pro will charge according to his skill, the busy scheduled dates, demand and the best output he can give. If you prefer any of your family member, a friend or any photographer who gives a lowest quote, then please don’t expect professional work and artistic kind of outputs. So, it’s wise to take complete wedding photography package and save your money.
So, I hope my effort of writing this blog would be helpful in choosing the right pro photographer for the most special day of your life. Consider all the above points and don’t jump into decisions immediately. But don’t take too long to decide as the professional wedding photographers will be booked very fast in advance.
Speak to all…Select few…Fix One!