Details, details, details! The few hours before a bride sees her groom for the first time is full of excitement, anticipation, nerves and a focus on the details of the day. Before we take pictures of the bride and bridesmaids or groom and groomsmen we spend 45 minutes shooting wedding details. These pictures are a ton of fun to capture, and will be cherished for years to come. It’s the fine points of the day that bring a story to life. Because of that, here are 5 things all brides should bring to their getting ready room.
We first met Valerie from The Shabby Chic Sisters a year ago when we were looking for a Utah wedding rentals vendor for our Carnival Inspiration Shoot. We knew she was perfect because she had exactly what we were looking for in rentals, and because she puts her heart into her business and into serving her clients.
A lot of our couples get married in LDS temples and we love photographing those weddings! If there was one thing we would recommend to all our LDS temple couples, it would be to do a formal session before their wedding. Wedding days are a whirlwind and are sometimes unpredictable. Here are our five reasons to do a formal session before your temple wedding!
Engagements are one of our favorite sessions to photograph. We love getting to know our couples during a fun, low-key session before the wedding. Wedding days are fast paced and can be high-stress, so knowing how we pose and interact with you makes wedding day pictures run faster and smoother. Once an engagement session is finished and the images are delivered, the big question is what should you do with your engagement pictures?
As soon as we walked in the front doors of Talia Event Center, our breath was taken away. The twinkling lights in the ceiling of the entryway, the large solarium, and the balcony hovering above a vintage bar were the kind of details that as a photographer you only dream of shooting at a Utah wedding venue.
Marcia Hill from Sweet Cravings is not only one of the best bakers in Utah, but one of our favorite people. She has been creating wedding cakes professionally for four years and has been baking much longer than that. We sat down with her to ask her a few questions about her business and what she’d want all Utah brides to know about choosing a cake artist for their wedding. If you are looking for a cake artist for your wedding, we’d highly recommend Sweet Cravings!
One of the biggest stresses for our families (especially for moms) when they are preparing for a photoshoot is what to wear in order to have stunning family pictures? Family session outfits add a lot to a photo and they can really enhance an image or take away from an image. But choosing outfits doesn’t have to be stressful at all! Here are a few simple tips to help!
Prepping for a family photo session can be really stressful! We totally get that. As parents of an almost two year old, we know that kids have their own personalities and sometimes things don’t go as planned, no matter the effort you put in. To help make your family session run as smoothly as possible, we’ve put together some of our favorite tips to help your little ones be excited about taking pictures!
Planning a wedding is a lot of work, especially if you are a detail oriented bride, which most of our brides are! Weddings require a lot of time, energy, and emailing back and forth! To help set you up for success, we’ve put together this blog with our five favorite wedding schedule hacks to help you create a seamless wedding day timeline.
Weddings are filled with so much excitement and happiness, but they can also be really busy. It’s natural for some things to be forgotten about with all the running around. As Utah wedding photographers we’ve seen lots of different things forgotten over the years. We’ve compiled a list of six of the items that a bride might forget most often on her wedding day so that they aren’t forgotten anymore!