Meeting with your potential wedding photographers should be your next move so you can clear out all your queries. This will give you the opportunity to get to know the photographer and also conclude if you are comfortable with them. Doing this is very important, and you need to be very careful when doing this.
This is the person that will capture the best of your day, and they will be around throughout the wedding event. You need to make sure that his presence does not make you feel uncomfortable; because you might not get good shots if you are not enjoying the company of your photographer. Here are a few questions that you might ask your wedding photographer before hiring him for the special event:
1. What is their photography style?
Every photographer has their unique style of taking shots, and this is why you need to start asking your potential photographer about their own unique and exclusive style of capturing beautiful moments. This will help you get an idea about the clicks you will be arriving in your album making this question very important.
2. Do you shoot black and white, color or both?
We no longer live in a world where photographers carry many cameras to capture good moments in black and whites. Due to technology advancement, everything can be shot on a single camera, both black and white and color. Currently, with digital photographs, everything could be shot within color, then converted to black and white.
3. Ask Him About His Previous Projects
Asking questions is not a crime, so ask your potential photographers on how many events they have covered till date and also ask how many events they cover weekly. IF your photographer is a little busy, then that is a sign that they are good with what they do. You can also ask about samples of his work, such that you get too little idea about what you are going to get after hiring them.
4. How much is the whole wedding photo coverage?
The next thing is to ask your potential photographers about the price of their service (unless the photographer is your relative or friend). Try to haggle if possible so you can get a lower rate.
5. What are the inclusions?
Some photographers will only take shots during your wedding and give you raw pictures while some would give you more than this. Some of the inclusions in the wedding package are the pictures with effects, digital and hardbound album, and so much more.
If possible, take the time to know your photographer. Ask for references, because the more connections you have, the more beautiful the outcome would be. It'll all rest on the pre-wedding preparation with your photographer that will make all of the difference.