Wedding Planning Tips

My scheduling and planning recommendations I share are based on over many years of experience as a professional photographer.


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Wedding Timeline

Here's an outline of an ideal wedding-day schedule. This information should provide you with a good starting point for your planning.

Getting ready

By having just a simple window in the bridal prep area, I am able to create beautiful portraits with soft light.

The First Look

Some brides love “traditions”…. but what a bride REALLY wants when it comes to her groom seeing her for the first time is a REACTION.

The Ceremony

The bride is about to walk down the aisle to the love of her life..... and if she’s like most girls, she’s dreamed about this moment for a long time! ...

Family Formals

I absolutely love meeting my couple’s families on the wedding day! Family formals are normally my first interaction with them and so we love to have..

Romantic Portraits

If we’re being honest, all of the wedding day images are important but the real favorites are almost always from my time with the Bride and Groom!

Wedding and seasons

Timing tips for Winter, Summer, Fall and Spring

Sunshine Coast Wedding Photographer - Details

Wedding themes ideas. Gold Coast, Brisbane and Sunshine Coast wedding photographer. I tell stories, capture beauty and emotions in a romantic and natural way.

Engagement Session

It’s always a little intimidating to have your picture taken .... even if it’s just a photo on an iphone that is taken by a friend...

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