This Questionnaire is all about you and not meant to stress you out whatsoever. I like to send these out ahead of time. So please take you time to read over and get back to me with any questions.
Please list your personal email
Please list your personal home address. If an apartment, do not forget the apartment number.
What is the fastest and most efficient way to reach you?
Where is the ceremony? Name of Venue. Please include Address.
Where is the reception? Different location or same?
For your formal photos, think family, friends etc. Did you have another location in mind or is on venue good to go?
For all detail shots think of
*Please have detail items ready to go upon my arrival
Random but necessary. For your wedding dress do you have a wooden hanger for photos or would you like for me to supply one?
I HAVE ONE
I def need a hanger from you
Have you thought about doing a first look? First touch? Or doing your vows away from everyone to keep things more intimate?
How many guests ballpark are going to be there?
How many Bridesmaids and Groomsmen?
Names of Maid of Honor + Best Man
Please list all Family members who will be in these formal photos. We can always add people later if need be.
Sarah with Bride
Jill and Brittany with Bride
Bill and Bob with Groom
Jack with Groom
Bride and Groom:
Brides family with Bride and Groom
Grooms family with Bride and Groom
Please include all MUST NEED shots.
Think outside the box. Not obvious shots like the kiss, cutting of the cake etc. But more of things I would not think of. Maybe a certain decoration, a photo you want to re-create from your childhood etc.
Is there anyone in particular (Grandparent, family friend etc) who you would like me to get extra shots of?
If yes, plase list their contact informaotion. If not, put N/A.
If you are getting married in a church does your church have a rule of how close the photographer can get?
If yes, what are the rules.
Are you doing a exit of any sort? Bubbles, Lavendar, Sparklers etc.
Saving the most tedious part for last. Yay, Timelines. These are very important and we will get a final timeline situated with time. I am here to help. Each timeline is different with different needs.
Here is a quick general layout.
Photographer Arrival: TBD
Detail Shots: *1 hour*
Bride Starts Getting Ready:
Grooms Start to get ready:
First Look: If Applicable
First Look with dad: If Applicable
Bridal Party/Groomsmen/Bridesmaid Photos: *30-40 minute time slot*
Just Bride and Groom: *20-30 minute time slot*
Just Bride: *15-20 minute time slot*
Add in when Cake, Florals etc will be arriving
Family Photos: *20-30 minute time slot* This also varies with how big your family is.
Bride and Groom are Announced:
Cutting of Cake:
Time to get you both MARRIED!!! Wedding planning is stressful. What is one thing weighing you down?
What are you most excited for minus the obvious, marrying your BFF.