Rochester Brides & Grooms May - November 2017 Issue #51 - Page 71

P hotographers The Meeting Despite however talented a photographer may be, it is so important to make sure your personalities mesh.  You will be working together on a very special day and spending a majority of your day with this person. We recommend you make appointments with two to three photographers and review their portfolios to determine if their style matches what you want. Treat this meeting as an interview, and bring along some of the questions listed below: 1. How long have you been in the photography business? 2 . How long have you been photographing weddings? 3. How many photos will you take? 4. What photos will be taken? 5. Do you have packages? 6. When will you arrive at my wedding? 7. When will you leave? 8. Do you have a second shooter with you? 9. Are there any extra fees? 10. What printing options or albums do you have available? 11. How long after the wedding do you keep the files? 12. How are these files stored? Continued on Page 70 May - November 2017 • 69