Wedding photography in Lebanon has lately gained a lot of popularity and people have started realizing its importance. Till a decade back, not many cared much about hiring a wedding photographer. It was believed to be a waste of money. These days as soon as the wedding date is finalized, the couple first tries to finalize a good wedding photographer.
Why is a wedding photographer important?
Wedding photography is extremely important as it helps the couple in capturing the most precious moments of their special day. Every time a couple looks at their wedding photo album or CD, they start feeling nostalgic and all the moments of that day come in front of their eyes like flashes. All the other preparations which you had done on that day would wilt away, but this photo album.
What makes photography the most important at any wedding?
A photographer captures emotions which last for the entire life. These photos remind you of all the vows and promises you made on that day. The photo album reminds you of the smallest event which took place on that day. It reminds you of those priceless emotions and reactions of your family members and friends, the cake, decoration, dress, first dance and so many other moments.
How to find the best photographer for your wedding?
Step 1 – You should start by deciding your budget and shortlisting the wedding photographers who fit into your budget.
Step 2 – You should either take feedback about the photographer from the couples who have got their wedding photography done from him or check his work on his website/store.
Step 3 – You must discuss with the photographer if he can click the style of photos you like. You can also find out from him about his experience and level of expertise.
You should finalize a wedding photographer only when you are sure about him. Below are a few qualities that your wedding photographer must have:
- Your wedding photographer should have decent experience and should have a good camera and lens.
- A photographer should have good soft skills as he will be interacting with all your guests on your big day. Hence, it is extremely important to have a friendly, smiling and well-spoken photographer.
- A photographer should be extremely active as he will have to do a lot of running around to make sure that all parts of the venue and events are covered well.
One should surely get a pre-wedding shoot. You can get photos at all your favorite dating places, the spot where you first met, the spot where you first dated and so on. This is extremely romantic and real love emotions are captured. You can have one common photo album which starts with pre-wedding shoot photos followed by wedding day photos. This is the latest trend in town.
You should not ignore or do budgeting when it comes to wedding photography. You should try finding the best wedding photographer who matches your style and captures these special moments forever. You will always cherish it.