b"KILLIAN ROSE PHOTOGRAPHY LAURA KELLY PHOTOGRAPHY T+K PHOTOGRAPHYPhotography dos & dontsSocial media is a greatDO ask to see a real wedding albumplace to check out aBecause a photographers samples represent his or her best work, its never a bad idea to ask to see actual wedding albums and getphotographers work, but be references from brides who have used their services.sure to meet them in person DONT hire a photographer solely based on priceprior to signing a contract.If someones prices are drastically lower than most, ask yourself why. Typically, its because the quality of work isnt as good. These images will be displayed and shared with generations of family; if you splurge on anything, this should be it! QUESTIONS TO ASKDO hire someone who specializes in weddingsHave you ever shot at my Is there a fee for additionalSome photographers prefer to shoot landscapes, take family por- ceremony location? locations?traits, or work solely in a studio. A photographer with experience in Have you ever shot at my How many hours will I have? weddings will know how to pose the bridal party to create natural,reception location? When will you arrive? candid-looking shots and how to make the bride feel comfortableWhat is your style of and beautiful all day long. photography?Do you have an emergencyback-up plan? DONT hire a family member or friend What sets you apart Can I customize a package?Your loved ones should be able to truly enjoy your day, not work it.from others?Do you includeYou dont want to look back at your album 10 years from now and How many camerasengagement photos? regret not having cousin Susie in the photos because shes the onewill you use?When can I expect tobehind the camera. Plus, a professional will have a written contract Will you be the photogra-receive my images?to protect your investment and ensure youre getting exactly whatpher the day of?How will my photos be you want. Will there be an assistant given to me?(i.e. USB,DO choose someone who you get along well withon-hand to help? website, printed, etc.)Your photographer will be up close and personal with you all dayWill there be a second- What is your copyrightshooter?long. Hire someone who you feel comfortable around. policy?When do I need to book DONT assume you own your wedding photos How long do you keep a you by? Most photographers include an album, USB, or CD of photos incopy of my photos?Do you have a standardtheir packages, but ask your photographer if youll have the rightsshot list?Do you offer photo albums? to print, download, and share your photos online after the wedding or if that will be an extra fee. Don't forget to ask the general questions on page 4PHOTOGRAPHY|8-12 MONTHS UNTIL I DO|TODAYS BRIDE 115"