Many couples dream of an exceptional wedding day ceremony in Mauritius, Mauritius offers many splendid venues all over the island. The lovely couple may choose a well decorated catamaran as their wedding venues in the paradise island. What could be more exciting than saying the magical words “yes, I do” on the open seas with dolphins as witnesses, on a sunny day with stunning landscapes all around where more photos can be taken.
Your wedding photography is important because it will capture you, your special day, and your memories. However, before picking the right photographer there are some factors to consider:
You can have a look at the wedding photography of your friends’ or families’ weddings or on wedding websites to have a better idea of what you should expect. Try to find sources of inspiration that include multiple photos at different point of time during the wedding so that you can get a sense of the photographer’s perspective.
CHOOSE A WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STYLE
One of the most important factors to consider is the photographer’s style:
With classic style you will see full-body group and solo shots of the bridal party members, families and friends and the couple. These are planned shots with lots of direction from the photographer.
The portrait style is used to capture posed close-ups of faces and expressions.
Photojournalistic style is also referred to as documentary or lifestyle photography.
It is meant to capture those candid moments that are unposed and totally organic.
Shots in fine art style are mainly work of art that are carefully thought out, unique and creative. They are romantic and filled with light.
Editorial photograph will capture your day with a bit of edge and attitude.
IDENTIFY THE KEY MOMENTS IN YOUR WEDDING
Make a list of key moments that you would like to capture on your wedding day, some examples may be:
- The rehearsal dinner
- The wedding party and couple getting ready
- Couple’s gifts exchange
- Walking down the aisle
- The vows
- The Kiss
- Toasts from family and friend
- The first dance
- Cutting the cake
- Throwing the bouquet
- Family portraits
- The couple’s exit
INTERVIEW YOUR WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER
Meet your photographers ask to see their recent wedding photos, be sure to check the collections shot from start to finish.
WEDDING PHOTO GRAPHY PACKAGE OPTION
Photographers normally offer a different package for weddings. This includes the length of the event coverage, the number of shots and whether you would like a printed album.
Once you have evaluated each photographer’s work and fees, it is time to select the right one.
If your photographer can confidently answer all your questions, rest assured that they are a true professional.
If you are getting married in Mauritius and you are looking for a gifted wedding photographer, do not hesitate to contact Elie Bernager. He is a professional photographer who offers wedding photography services in Mauritius and in the Indian Ocean. He will be pleased to answer all your questions and will adapt to your requirements. He will also help make that day the most memorable one.