What To Include In Your Wedding Detail Photos

One of the most exciting parts of planning your special day is selecting all the beautiful details that will make it unique and memorable. From the dress and flowers, to the cake and the decor, every little detail plays a part! They create the perfect atmosphere for your celebration. You put a lot of thought into choosing these elements, so it’s important to ensure that they are in your wedding detail photos!

Wedding detail photos are a crucial part of your wedding album. They help to capture the essence of your day, preserve the memories of all the special touches you’ve chosen, and provide a comprehensive view of the overall aesthetic. To ensure that your photographer captures all the details that are important to you, here are some things to consider including in your wedding detail photos:

The Dress

Your wedding dress is undoubtedly one of the most important details of your day. Make sure to have your photographer capture shots of your dress hanging up before you put it on, as well as close-up shots of the intricate details such as lace, beading, and embroidery.

The Shoes

Whether you’re wearing heels, flats, or something in between, your wedding shoes are another important detail to capture. You can include individual shots of the shoes, the bride putting them on, and shots of them being worn in action. Don’t forget about the groom’s shoes too!

The Accessories

From jewelry, hairpieces, and the veil to bouquets and boutonnieres, they’re all important to photograph! The accessories you choose to wear on your wedding day help to tell the story of your day. These pieces can add personality and style to your overall look, so it’s important to capture them in all their glory!

The Rings

Your wedding rings are a symbol of your love and commitment to each other, so it’s essential to have them photographed in beautiful detail. Consider having shots of the rings taken both individually and together, as well as shots of them being exchanged during the ceremony.

The Stationery

From save-the-dates, invitations, and place cards, the stationery for your wedding is an important detail to include in your photos! These items help to set the tone for your event and can add a personalized touch to your overall aesthetic.

The Cake

No wedding is complete without a beautiful cake! So be sure to include shots of this sweet detail in your wedding photos. Whether it’s a traditional cake or a more modern dessert option, capturing the details of the cake is a must.

The Decor

From table settings and centerpieces to lighting and signage, the decor you choose for your wedding creates a cohesive atmosphere. Make sure to have your photographer capture shots of all the decorative elements that have brought your vision to life!

The Venue

Last but certainly not least, don’t forget to include shots of the overall venue in your detail photos. Whether you’re getting married in a ballroom, a garden, or on the beach, capturing the setting of your wedding can help to provide context and depth to your memories of the day.

Including these key details creates a visual record of all the thought that went into planning your special day. So, work closely with your photographer to ensure that all these elements are captured in a way that reflects your unique style and personality. Your wedding detail photos will serve as a lasting reminder of the beauty and magic of your celebration for years to come!

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Kind Words

“Where do I begin?! Brit was an absolute joy to work with for our wedding. Her energy, talent, and creativity is unmatched! My family is now obsessed with her (as am I). And in the words of my mom, she’s a photo-taking “ninja.” We will cherish the moments she captured on our wedding day forever! And I cannot wait to work with her again! Truly a gem.” -Tara

February 23, 2024

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