Along with your venue, your wedding photographer is the most important vendor you will book. You are counting on them to capture your big day perfectly and when it's all over, you are left with the images to reflect and reminisce. Before booking that important vendor, there are some questions you need to ask.
The General Questions:
How long have you been a wedding photographer?
Can I see some of your photographs or a portfolio?
How many weddings have you photographed?
Are engagement shots included in your packages?
Will I be able to provide a list of desired shots?
Is there any information you need from us?
On Your Big Day:
What time will you be arriving?
Will you be needing food?
What time will you be staying till?
What will it cost if we need you to stay longer?
Do you have a backup plan if you aren't able to attend?
Do you have more equipment in the case of equipment failure?
Services Offered and Payment:
What are the packages that you offer and what is included in them?
Do you offer a-la-carte packages?
Do you offer printed photographs and an album?
How long will it be before we can expect to see the pictures?
Can we create a package specific to our unique wants and needs?
When is final payment due?
Being informed and in the know will make booking your wedding photographer easier and will ensure that you are getting exactly what you want for your wedding day. Don't find yourself not knowing answers to important questions on your big day!
Are you wondering what questions to ask your venue prior to booking? Check out this article from Here Comes The Guide with 31 questions to ask before putting your money down.