Have you heard about the latest trend in weddings today? Are you familiar with pre-wedding photography sessions? Well pre-wedding photography is a great time for the couple to bond together and increase the excitement leading up to their wedding.
A pre-wedding photography session is usually done outdoors in locations chosen by the couple. The theme could be romantic, fun, vintage, or whatever you and your partner decide to have. This session is done months before the wedding or right after a couple’s engagement.
Yes, this is an added cost for the couple but then if you think about it carefully, you will realize that there are a lot of benefits you can get from having a pre-wedding pictorial. A pre-wedding pictorial also does not cost much, it can be included as a bundle in the wedding photography package you plan to avail or can be availed separately.
Here are the top reasons you should consider a pre-wedding photo session:
Get to know the photographer
A pre-wedding session can help you get to know the photographer you hired. You can assess if the photographer is worth hiring for the actual wedding. It can also make you and your partner feel more at ease with the photographer so you won’t feel shy when being shot.
Be more comfortable and relaxed in front of the camera
Through having a pre-wedding pictorial, you can become more comfortable in making sweet, romantic poses in front of the camera. This can prepare you for the actual wedding so you as well as the photographer will know the flattering angles that the photographer can choose to use for your wedding. It is somehow a good way to practice your poses while having fun bonding with your loved one.
Make more memories to keep with partner
This is a good day to create more memories with your partner. You will remember how unique and fun your experience was during the pre-wedding photography session. The pictures you get from the photographer can be saved in an album or you can order digital copies and have fun looking at them in the future.
Test the photographer
Another reason to consider a pre-wedding photography session is that you can test the skills and capacity of the photographer. You can determine if he/she is worth hiring for your wedding. If you find the photographer to be skilled, then you will no longer worry about your wedding photos for you know that you hired the right one for the job. If you feel disappointed with the result of your pre-wedding, then you can look for another wedding photographer to hire.
Helps the photographer choose the right wedding photography style
The pre-wedding photo session is not only beneficial to you and your future spouse but also to your photographer. Your wedding photographer can better choose the right photography style to apply for your wedding through talking to you, knowing your personalities and what you both love. He/she may choose traditional, alternative wedding photography, artistic or a different one.
A lot of information can surely be shared during the pre-wedding session and this can be help you prepare and plan for your most awaited wedding.