It's no secret that your smallest wedding guests often do unpredictable (not to mention adorable!) things, so you'll want to have your photographer poised and ready to capture their sweet ceremony and reception antics. While the idea of someone stealing the show on your big day might make some brides balk, we're sure you'll be happy to share the spotlight at least for a moment with your spunky flower girl or shy ring bearer.
So what makes for a great photo of these pint-sized guests? First and foremost, the less staged they are, the better. From photos of your flower girl watching you get ready and the ring bearer starting to make his way down the aisle to your young attendants twirling on the dance floor and cuddling up with a blanket as the night winds down, these candid shots of little ones will help you remember the vibe of your big day. Of course, you'll want a few posed shots with your bridal party, too, but you can't fake the incredible spontaneity of your flower girl admiring your gorgeous bouquet.
Your photographer will have plenty of tricks and tips to capture those small guests in a way you'll cherish forever, but it's a good idea to know just what kind of moments you'll want for your wedding album. To help inspire your own big-day shot list, we found 27 adorable photos of the littlest wedding guests. Get ready for a serious dose of cuteness.
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Whether they're brother and sister, two young cousins, or complete strangers, your flower girl and ring bearer will likely form a bond over their important role in the ceremony. So when the cute pair spends the rest of the evening playing at the reception, you'll want to make sure your photographer is on hand to capture it all.