Bride’s Guide to Gorgeous Wedding Photos: Ceremony

The ceremony is one of the biggest challenges of wedding photography. There are dozens of factors that must be considered to ensure great pictures of this essential part of your special day. This guide will help you plan the event to get the best results.

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Outdoor or Indoor?

The first and most important consideration is choosing whether you want to have an outdoor or indoor ceremony. This decision will affect the photography greatly, but this isn’t the most important factor you will need to take into account. Your wedding ceremony must be a truly magical experience, and this will be possible only if you love every detail of it. Therefore, you should choose a setting that has a special meaning to you and your loved one. Your budget will be another important factor that will determine your ceremony venue.

Photography-wise, there are pros and cons to every type of wedding, so be sure to take them into account.

Outdoor Wedding Ceremony Pros:

Outdoor Wedding Ceremony Cons:

Indoor Wedding Ceremony Pros:

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Wedding Ceremony Lighting: Mistakes to Avoid

There are no second chances for taking great shots during the ceremony, so it’s important to plan it with your photographer in mind. The most important factor is the lighting. Professional equipment can help get around the issues caused by low light in churches, but some other venues, and outdoor weddings in particular, present a challenge even for top notch cameras.

To make sure you get some remarkable pictures of the ceremony, you should know what to avoid:

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Extra Tips for Amazing Wedding Ceremony Photos


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