Get all of the information up front!

Picking a wedding photographer can be a daunting task. Here are 20 questions to ask a potential wedding photographer (in no random order) to help you decide if they are the right fit for you!

  1. Are you available for my wedding date?
  2. How long have you been doing wedding photography?
  3. Do you have a second shooter?
  4. Will you be the one shooting my wedding?
  5. Have you ever shot at our venue or a ceremony like ours?
  6. How would you describe your photography style?
  7. What is your retainer / refund policy in case of wedding reschedule or cancellation?
  8. How would you describe you work with clients?
  9. How often do you communicate with clients / how prompt are you to responding to messages?
  10. What are your packages?
  11. How many photos do we receive? Do we have to purchase anything extra?
  13. Do you retouch or photoshop our photos?
  14. Do you offer prints?
  15. How long will it take to get our pictures?
  16. How will you deliver our pictures?
  17. Do you accept payments?
  18. Do you have a backup plan in case you can't photograph our wedding?
  19. Do you want a seat / meal at our wedding?
  20. How will you be sure to get all of the pictures we want on our wedding day?