Hey, I’m Liz!
The most important part of what I do is telling your love story on your special day. I don’t just show up to your ceremony. I want to know the you beyond the camera so the photos I deliver are keepsakes that’ll be with you for decades. Your love story is the best inspiration for photos that last for decades.
Tips and Tricks
Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life, and of course you want to look back on your wedding images and be in love with them. I understand that can feel a bit daunting though. How can you ensure that you are going to love your photos forever? With the help of these tips, I think you’ll be able to be confident in knowing that you’ll have wedding images that are timeless and let you look back on your day for years to come! Keep reading for our tips to get the best possible images on your wedding day.
Knowing what type of photos you want is going to be a priority. This will allow you to hire a photographer who specializes in photographing these types of photos. It also sets up great expectations for the type of photos you’ll be getting back! Do you gravitate towards more formal and editorial portraits? Or do you like the look of natural and candid photos?
Once you decide what style of shooting you like, you can also think about the type of editing you like. Some people like “light and airy” while others like “dark and moody.” Personally, I think lighter photos are timeless and truly capture the romantic feel of wedding days!Now you can start contacting photographers who fit the style of shooting and editing you like! Even with just following this first tip, you are setting yourself up for success. When you hire a wedding photographer who specializes in the style you like, you already know you’re going to enjoy how the photos come out.
Once you’ve decided on the style of photographs you like, it’s time to start thinking about locations. If you’re having an outdoor ceremony, consider taking some photos in front of a beautiful scenic backdrop. Really put a lot of thought into the area of the location you choose to get married at. It’s not only important to make sure you have a suitable reception space for guests, but to choose a location that offers plenty of beautiful scenic backdrops!
If you’re having a more indoor affair, look for interesting architectural features that will add visual interest to your photos. Really pay attention to the lighting, envision yourself taking photos in the location, and see if you like the idea of having your portraits in that particular venue.
I believe that loving your photos for years and years is about more than just pretty photos. Because when you look back on your wedding photos, you are going to remember how you feel. HAVE FUN! Your wedding day is a once-in-a-lifetime event, so make sure to enjoy every moment. Soak up the feeling of being surrounded by your family and friends and trust that your photographer is capturing those emotions. The experience is absolutely a part of loving your wedding photos.
There you have it! By following these tips, you’ll be sure to get stunning wedding photos that you’ll cherish forever.