Title: 6 Compelling Reasons to Have a Pre-Wedding Shoot
Preparing for your wedding is an exciting time, and one increasingly popular trend is the pre-wedding shoot. This is a separate photography session conducted before the big day, capturing the couple’s love and chemistry in a more relaxed and intimate setting. If you’re wondering whether a pre-wedding shoot is worth considering, here are six compelling reasons to embrace this trend.
1. Build a Connection with Your Photographer:
A pre-wedding shoot allows you to establish a rapport with your wedding photographer. It’s an opportunity to get comfortable in front of the camera, understand their shooting style, and communicate your preferences. This connection will translate into stunning photographs on your wedding day as you and your photographer work seamlessly together.
2. Relish Precious Moments as a Couple:
Wedding planning can be hectic, leaving little time to simply enjoy being a couple. A pre-wedding shoot provides a chance to pause, reconnect, and cherish each other’s company. It’s a time to laugh, cuddle, and create beautiful memories that reflect your unique bond.
3. Showcase Your Personal Style:
The pre-wedding shoot allows you to express your personality and style as a couple. Whether you prefer a casual, romantic, or themed shoot, you can choose a location and attire that best represents your individuality. These photographs will capture your love story in a way that is authentically you.
4. Create Beautiful Memories:
The pre-wedding shoot acts as a prelude to your wedding album, providing a diverse range of images that tell the story of your journey together. These photographs can be cherished not only by you but also by future generations, as they encapsulate the anticipation and excitement leading up to your special day.
5. Overcome Camera Shyness:
Many people feel nervous or self-conscious in front of a camera. A pre-wedding shoot is an excellent opportunity to overcome any camera shyness you may have. As you become more relaxed and accustomed to being photographed, you’ll be able to enjoy your wedding day without feeling self-conscious or distracted.
6. Enhance Wedding Day Experience:
Having experienced a pre-wedding shoot, you’ll enter your wedding day with increased confidence and ease in front of the camera. The familiarity with your photographer and the awareness of your best angles will enable you to fully enjoy the festivities, knowing that your moments will be captured flawlessly.
A pre-wedding shoot offers numerous benefits, allowing you to forge a connection with your photographer, create beautiful memories, and showcase your unique style. It also helps alleviate camera shyness and enhances the overall wedding day experience. So, embrace this opportunity to capture the essence of your love story and embark on this prelude to your happily ever after.
Here are key benefits as to why a pre wedding shoot is a great idea…
We get to know each other a little bit
You’ll get to know me a little better and see the way that I work. This tends to help on your big day as you will feel more relaxed and as a result look more relaxed in your photos. I’ve nearly always found that the images get better as the Pre-Wedding shoot go on due to the fact that you are far more relaxed.
Practice makes perfect!
Although my style is very natural and I’m not a fan of the overly posed wedding shot, there is a small amount of posing on your day. I’ll give you a few practical tips (nothing complicated) in order to look your best on the day. I’ve been an award winning wedding photographer for 20 years and in that time I have learned to get the best out of my couples without making them feel uncomfortable. The ability for a Wedding Photographer to evoke emotion in their couple is paramount, and this is made much easier by getting to know me a little and being relaxed on your big day.
You get to spend 1-2 hours with your other half. Although I’ll be with you, you’ll be laughing, chatting and getting close. The engagement shoot is mostly about having fun and the images fall out of that.
It goes without saying that you will get some awesome pictures. A lot of my couples use the images to create save the date cards, she said yes cards or signing boards. We also offer discounted rates on wall art products