KAT LOERA Photography | Wedding Resources TOP 10 QUESTIONS

 

WEDDING RESOURCES | TOP 10 COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 


 

 

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This is a special time may also be the first time you've planned a formal event!  KAT LOERA Photography wants your wedding to be the best possible experience!  That being said, I've put together some resources that I thought would be helpful during this time, ranging from commonly asked questions to actual vendor recommendations.  Please enjoy!

 

 

TOP 10 COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS 

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How far in advance should I book my Wedding Photographer? 

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A rule of thumb for booking is 1 year in advance, this ensures you have the best odds at booking the professional of your choice which means no settling :)

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How far in advance should I book my Engagement Session?

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Engagement sessions should be booked 6 months out from the wedding if possible. This allows plenty of time to receive the finished images so they can be used on thingsl like save the dates, etc. 

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How soon after the wedding should I book my Glam the Dress Session?

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The sooner the better!  Book the date before the wedding to ensure your photographer is available and then shoot as soon after the wedding as possible.  It’s easy for life to get in the way once you’re back from the honeymoon :)

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How long does a typical photo shoot last?

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Engagement sessions last 1-1.5 hours. Boudoir/Glamour sessions last between 2-4 hours. 

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Does it matter what time of day my ceremony is?

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Some important things to remember about your ceremony, with regard to photography, is lighting, and what your overall goal for the photos is. If you envision gorgeous, natural light, then timing has to be a priority to ensure your photographer understands your goal and can plan for the shots you have in mind.

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“We are planning our grand exit at midnight and it will be pitch black outside, we are concerned about lighting for pictures, what do you recommend?”

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Incorporating sparklers is a GREAT way to meet the challenge of low lighting but with a very modern and fun look to your exit!

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Should I invest in hair and makeup services?

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Absolutely, YES! Not only will it help create a polished look, who can turn down feeling pampered for a day! Yes to hair and makeup every time!

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Does my photographer need to know my timeline for the day of the wedding?

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The timeline is imperative for your photographer to know when important moments are scheduled to happen, for example, first dance, cake cutting and bouquet toss. The timeline helps the photographer know where to be and at what time.  

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What is a Boudoir/Glamour session? 

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Boudoir or Glamour session are almost interchangable! These are very special, private sessions and it’s all about empowerment and feeling beautiful-glamourous!!  Your wardrobe is your own discretion, but recommendations are available. These are magical images perfectly suitable as a special one of a kind gift.

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Do you have a printable copy of this Q&A?

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Absolutely, you can print a PDF by clicking this link: Top 10 Commonly Asked Questions