(Closed) On the Fence About Getting Ready Pictures…(use photographer or videographer)

posted 4 years ago in Photos/Videos
  • poll: Should I do getting-ready photographs?
    Yes, hire the photographer for a couple more hours : (5 votes)
    71 %
    No, use the videographer : (0 votes)
    Use BMs and other family members for photographs : (2 votes)
    29 %
  • Post # 3
    23789 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2011

    @anonymous2121:  I had super similar concerns to you when we were planning our wedding – we ended up doing them anyway, but here are my thoughts for you:

    1)  Have the photographer come only 30 minutes early, at that point most of you should be pretty much ready.  (not to mention, this should help with extra costs/extra hours of photography)

    2)  Stage the getting ready photos.  Also, let your photographer know that you’re uncomfortable with the idea of the half dressed / half makeup photos.  Get yourself to a point of the makeup where you’re comfortable with having photos taken, and the photographer can catch photos of you getting the “finished” look.

    Just a few thoughts – hope they help! 🙂

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