Destination wedding photographers
If you are planning a destination wedding you can face a bit more of challenges than if you were to marry somewhere home side. You must trust a stranger who will hire your wedding vendors, and you are only going to meet them couple of days before your Big Day in best case! You put faith and hope in a wedding coordinator and their vendors, and then you show up and pray that everything will just be fine.
If the cake is not as yummy and colorful as it looked on the pictures, you will soon forget and put it behind you. If the flowers are not exactly the colors you requested, no one is going to know apart from you. However, if your pictures are terrible, you will spend the rest of your life looking at your disappointing images and always be reminded of your bad photographer.
Finding a right destination wedding photographer
When planning a destination wedding you need to consider hiring a photographer you love to ensure your pictures are perfect. If you want a great photography experience on your wedding day, your wedding photographer is one vendor you cannot leave to chance. To be very honest, photographs and wedding albums are the only memories you could keep and show to your next generations!
Finding the best photographer and videographer got a lot easier nowadays with the help of the Google and Instagram. A professional wedding photographer will definitely have a website which is a great place to begin your search and Instagram page to show more of the portfolio. Surfing the Internet is a great way to find a photographer, whether you want to him to be close to home or across the globe. You just need to find the right person for you.
Cost of destination wedding photography package
You should keep in mind that bringing in a photographer to photograph your destination wedding means that you will be responsible to pay for the photographer’s travel expenses. Those additional travel fees can be minimal in comparison to the money you will be saving not having to feed the hundreds of guests who would have shown up to your wedding if you were to marry closer to home. This is the biggest reason why most couples opt for a destination wedding in the first place.
However, you could also look for a professional destination wedding photographer in your final location on different websites or blogs. Just make sure that you like the general style of the portfolio, most of the photos and try to talk to the photographer over phone or Skype in advance to discuss the expectations. If you arrive couple of days in advance to your destination, it is always a good idea to meet your vendors team in personal to get to know each other and have a better idea of the personalities that will make your Bid Day unforgettable!