10 Questions you should ask your Wedding Photographer before hiring them

Wedding photography is a crucial part of your big day and capturing memories that will last a lifetime. As a wedding photographer I am biased, but feel it’s essential to choose a wedding photographer that you trust, who can capture all the special moments of your wedding day. But before you sign on the dotted line, here are 10 questions you should ask your wedding photographer to make sure they’re the right fit for you.

  1. Can you see a full wedding gallery? It’s important to see a full wedding gallery to understand their style, experience and the quality of their work.
  1. Do you have backup equipment? Wedding days can be unpredictable, so it’s crucial to ask if they have backup equipment in case of any technical issues.
  2. How do you handle group and family photos? Having a clear plan for family and group photos outside the temple can make your day run smoother. Make sure to ask about the photographer’s process.
  1. Can we meet before the wedding? Meeting with your photographer before the wedding is a great opportunity to get to know each other and discuss your expectations for the day.
  2. How do you handle lighting and other weather-related challenges? Knowing how your photographer will handle lighting and weather-related challenges is crucial for ensuring the quality of your photos.
  3. What is your editing process? Ask about the photographer’s editing process, including how they enhance and retouch photos.
  1. Do you have liability insurance? Make sure your photographer has liability insurance to protect both you and them in case of any accidents.
  2. How many photographers will be there on the day? If you’re having a big wedding, it’s important to know if the photographer will have a second shooter to capture all the moments.
  3. How long after the wedding will we receive our photos? It’s important to know when you can expect to receive your wedding photos and how they will be delivered.
  4. What is your payment and cancellation policy? Last but not least, make sure you understand the photographer’s payment and cancellation policy to avoid any confusion or misunderstandings.

By asking these questions, you can ensure that you’re hiring the right wedding photographer for your big day. My brides know that all 10 of these questions are answered to make their wedding day experience the best day possible. To schedule a free consult or request a copy of my pricing guide click on the links below. Can’t wait to talk!