The Big Day & Guide
A sample of what your day may look like
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Morning Preparations
The bride and her bridal party get ready (hair and makeup)
The groom and his groomsmen get ready (shower, shave, and dress)
Photographer and videographer capture candid shots of the preparations
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM: First Look and Pre-Ceremony Photos
Bride and groom have a "first look" photo session
Pre-ceremony photos are taken with the bridal party and family
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Travel to Ceremony Location
Bridal party travels to the ceremony location
Groom and groomsmen arrive at the ceremony location
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Wedding Ceremony
The wedding ceremony takes place
Photographer and videographer capture the ceremony
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Post-Ceremony Photos
Location photos are taken with the newlyweds, bridal party, and family
Guests enjoy cocktail hour
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Travel to Reception Location
Bridal party travels to the reception location
Photographer and videographer capture candid shots of the travel and reception venue details
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM: Reception and Speeches
Guests are seated for the reception
Speeches are made by the newlyweds, family, and friends
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM: Dinner
Guests enjoy dinner and drinks
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM: Evening Reception Details
Photographer and videographer capture candid shots of the reception details
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM: First Dance, Cake Cutting, and Evening Photos
Newlyweds have their first dance
The cake is cut
Evening photos are taken with the newlyweds
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM: Evening Party
Guests dance and celebrate with the newlyweds
Photographer and videographer capture candid shots of the party
This is just a general guide and the specific timing and order of events may vary depending on the individual wedding.
What is your shooting style?
As your photographer, I specialize in capturing the natural, spontaneous moments that make your special day truly unforgettable. My style is a blend of documentary, candid, and fun photography, resulting in a gallery that is both beautifully balanced and deeply personal. My goal is to provide you and your partner with a collection of images that will transport you back to every spectacular moment of your wedding day, allowing you to relive the joy and excitement again and again. You deserve nothing less than a perfect day, and I am here to make sure that your memories are captured in all their beauty and splendor.
Can we meet you Face to Face?
We love meeting our clients in person and getting to know them better. If you're around Chadstone, Victoria, we can arrange a physical meeting at a location that works for you. We believe that face-to-face meetings are a great way to connect and understand your vision for your special day. However, if you're not in the area or the location doesn't suit, we can still make it work. We're happy to arrange online meetings at a time that's convenient for you. This way, we can still discuss your questions and ideas, and get a feel for your vision for your special day. We're always here to help, no matter how we meet. So don't hesitate to reach out and let us know what works best for you. We're excited to chat and make your dream wedding a reality!
What happens if it rains?
Don't worry if it rains on your special day! It won't stop us from capturing all the magical moments that you'll cherish forever. In fact, it might even add a fun and adventurous twist to your love story. We'll work together to make sure everything runs smoothly, rain or shine. Remember, the most beautiful memories often come from unexpected moments. So let's take advantage of this opportunity to create something truly special that you and your partner will treasure. With my expertise and your positive attitude, we'll make sure your day is perfect, no matter what the weather is like.
My Partner and I don’t know how to pose and don’t always feel comfortable in front of the camera
We completely understand that being in front of the camera can feel a bit daunting, especially if you're not used to posing or being the center of attention. But don't worry, we've got you covered! Our easygoing nature is all about making sure you have fun and feel relaxed throughout your special day. We're not looking for trained models, but rather the truest side of each couple. That's why our approach is all about helping you feel comfortable and natural, so you can genuinely enjoy your day and have a blast while we capture your memories. So whether you're shy or outgoing, we'll work with you to create a comfortable zone where you can be yourself and let your love shine. You'll be surprised at how effortless and enjoyable posing can be when you're having a good time with the one you love. So let's make some beautiful memories together!
How will my photos be delivered?
Say goodbye to the days of physical photo delivery! You'll receive all your beautiful images in a private online gallery that you can access anytime, anywhere. Your photos will remain on the cloud so you can relive your special day over and over again. And don't worry, should anything happen, I have multiple backups to ensure your memories are always safe and secure. So kick back, relax, and enjoy the convenience of having your photos at your fingertips. With my digital delivery service, your memories will be as vibrant and beautiful as the day they were captured.
When can I expect to receive my photos?
At our studio, we understand how important it is to capture the beauty of your special day and deliver your images as quickly as possible. We know that you want to relive your memories while they're still fresh in your mind, and we're here to help you do just that. Our general turnaround time for photo delivery is just 2 weeks from the day of your wedding. We believe that you deserve to live in the moment and cherish your memories without having to wait too long. That's why we aim to deliver your photos as soon as possible.
Can I pencil in bookings?
We would love to secure your special day as soon as possible! However, we work on a first-come, first-served basis to ensure that every couple has an equal opportunity to book their date. To lock in your special day, we require a deposit of $500. This ensures that your date is reserved exclusively for you, and you can rest easy knowing that everything is taken care of. We're here to help you every step of the way, so if you have any questions or concerns about the booking process, please don't hesitate to reach out. We're excited to be a part of your special day and can't wait to create some amazing memories together!
I plan on having a wedding in regional Victoria, do you travel?
We would be honored to capture your special day, no matter where it takes place. We are happy to travel to regional Victoria for your wedding, and we will work with you to make sure that everything is fully planned and secured. Depending on the location and travel time, we may need to make special arrangements, but we will discuss all of this with you in advance to ensure that your day runs smoothly. We want to make sure that your wedding day is everything you've ever dreamed of, and we'll do whatever it takes to make that happen. If you have any questions or concerns about the logistics of traveling to your location, please don't hesitate to ask.