Wedding Photographer Ramona Lam offers brides the very best in wedding photography.
Are you getting married on Salt Spring Island, Vancouver Island, Gulf Islands?
Who will be your wedding photographer?
Here is a list of some of the things you should consider when looking for a wedding photographer.
When selecting a wedding photographer you are selecting more than just a photographer for your wedding day. You are hiring a wedding photographer that will be with you, your family and your group all day on your wedding day. Personality is a huge part of the selection process and should not be overlooked or discounted in any way.
Your wedding photographer’s personality can set the tone for your entire wedding day and your bridal party. Ultimately it can impact your wedding photography altogether. You will more than likely be working with your wedding photographer for a year, or longer in some cases, by the time you factor in your engagement session and post wedding photography and albums.
While price is always a factor when selecting your wedding photographer, it should not be the only thing that matters. All too often we hear horror stories from brides who made a decision for their wedding photography based purely on price. It turns out to be foolish in the end. When it’s all said and done, your wedding photography will be all you have to remember your wedding day.
~3 WEDDING ALBUMS
What will you do with all your images from your wedding photographer? Most people opt to place them in a beautifully designed wedding album that your wedding photographer should provide you with. Don’t underestimate the importance of a wedding album from your wedding day. This is your first family heirloom and your one keepsake you will have forever to remember your wedding.
When selecting a wedding photographer you should look for an album that best represents you and your new family. Wedding albums come in all shapes and sizes.
Questions you should ask your wedding photographer
1) How many pages come in the wedding album?
2) How many images will be in the wedding album?
3) What leather options are available for my wedding album?
Something often overlooked when selecting a wedding photographer is the number of hours that will be offered during the coverage of your wedding. Typically you will want your wedding photographer to be with you to document all the moments of your wedding day. After all, that’s what you are hiring them for. That being said, typical coverage requirements for your wedding day should be about 8-10 hours.
Be careful here. Some wedding photographers offer cut-rate prices by offering you less than adequate wedding coverage for your day. These become hidden costs and once you realize it, it’s often too late.
~5 NUMBER OF WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS
How many wedding photographers will be at your event? Most events need at least two wedding photographers. This ensures that your wedding photographer is focused on working with your group and directing the day and allows the second wedding photographer to have coverage going on at the same time.
We find that by having two wedding photographers at your event, your wedding photography needs can best be met all while ensuring that nothing gets missed from your big day.
Ramona Lam Photography is a wedding photographer based on Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada offering wedding photography on Salt Spring Island, Victoria, Nanaimo, Pender Island, Mayne Island, Galliano Island, Cowichan and destinations worldwide.
For more information about our wedding photography, please visit www.ramonalamphotography.com or call 250.221.8808
Salt Spring wedding photography at its best.
Getting married on Salt Spring and looking for a wedding photographer? Well, look no more.
Salt Spring based wedding and portrait photographer Ramona Lam will document your day in one of the most amazing and beautiful ways possible. Ramona and Team will work with you and your family to ensure you get those beautiful images that tell the story of you.
No bait and switch here. You are working directly with Ramona.
Why is that so important? Well, unlike all your other vendors, your wedding photographer is the one person that will literately be with you the entire day. So, we think its extremely important that the person you hire to document one of the biggest moments in your life, is actually the same person who’s work you are looking at and the very same person who you shared all those creative ideas with before your wedding.
Make no mistake. Talk to your friends who have been married and one thing is certain, most all wish they had spent more money on their wedding photographer. Why? Because when it’s all said and done, the only thing left to remember your day, will be your wedding photography.
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