SHOOT SHEET : 30 - 45 Minutes // Lenses : 85mm + for most shots gives forgiving backgrounds and flattering light 

  • Bride's makeup

    • eye shadow

    • mascara

    • lips

  • bridesmaid makeup

    • candid story photos

    • whole room photos

  • whole room candids

    • Laughing, dancing, interacting

  • Bride getting dressed

    • stepping/diving in

    • zipped / buttoned

      • tight for story

      • wide for editorial

    • relationship photos (other people in the room watching)

    • becoming the bride photos

      • emotion

      • reaction

        • specifically looking for a deep breath and then a smile

  • Misc.

    • Cocktails

    • Snacks

    • Music 

    • Notes for groom

RULES

  1. Work in available light as much as possible to tell the right story

  2. Look for moments, not just events

  3. Let the bride set her own comfort level while she's changing