These 7 tips will help you improve you’re the quality of your work in each wedding you attend.
Discuss desired shots with the couple
Early discussion with the couple is extremely important. You shouldn’t wait till the wedding day to know their ideas for their desired photos. This early discussion is beneficial for both of you. The couple will be inspired and give you full description for their dream photos. This discussion will also spare you any last minute surprises. Professional wedding photographers discussing those details “shot list”
Study the location
Professional wedding photographers won’t let the wedding location surprise them on the big day. You must visit the wedding location and study its details, so you can come up with the best ideas for the wedding shots.
Talk to the bride before the ceremony
In your meeting with the couple, there won’t be enough time to discuss anything other than couple’s desired shot list. However, the bride will still have special demands in mind. Professional wedding planners will have another talk with the bride on the wedding day to listen to her special requests. She will ask for certain shots and poses with her daddy, bridesmaids or her childhood
Use the help of other photographer
Fulfilling the photography requirements of each wedding can be tough and overwhelming. In such circumstances you can use the help of another photographer. This will ease the pressure on you add will add variety to photo collection. You can repay the favor to the other photographer or you can pay him for his services.
Mute the sound of your camera
Many people like hearing the classic sound of any camera, but on weddings and receptions that sound can be really annoying. The sound of your camera can interrupt the wedding vows and speeches. Make sure to mute your camera before the ceremony begins.
Comfortable clothes are important
Wedding photographers don’t have to wear a tuxedo. At the end of the day, you are not the best man or a guest. You need to feel absolutely comfortable to take the best photos. You will need to move freely and lightly that’s why casual clothes and comfortable shoes are essential. You don’t have to risk getting sweaty all the time or sore feet.
Enjoy the occasion
Weddings are special occasions. Everyone should have fun at weddings. Even if you are there for work, you shouldn’t stress yourself. Enjoy the food, drinks and the delightful atmosphere. Stress-free environment will help you take amazing photos.