The Secret to Getting Great Wedding Photos

Ready for your red-carpet moment? From double chin-proofing your pics to dealing with Facebook posts, here are foolproof steps to looking your best in every shot.

Pick a Photo Philosophy

The first step to looking gorgeous in your photos? Selecting the right photographer. Some questions to ask yourself before you start looking:

What would your ideal wedding photo look like? There are three main types of wedding photography styles: photojournalistic (mostly candid, on-the-fly shots; photographer acts as observer), traditional (mostly posed and semistaged pictures; photographer acts as director), and artistic (unconventional photos at creative angles; photographer acts as artist). Once you decide on a vision, search for a photographer with the same style. Photo: Claire Eliza Photography