Wedding Photography Trends - Pre-wedding Shoot or Engagement Shoot - Are They A Good Idea??? #mattephotography #edinburghweddingphotographer #weddingphotography #weddingphotographerleith
Like a lot of wedding trends that have come over from the States these days Engagement Shoots or Pre-wedding shoots have taken on an increasing popularity. In the noisy sea of social media, in which we live, photographers can always use more quality content to advertise themselves and promote their businesses. That said, is the whole process just a fad? Or is it tactually a good thing for the couple as well as their photographer?
Well having spoken to my Mum and Dad recently about it they laughed and said it highlighted all the changes in wedding photography since they were married which I can kind of understand seeing as they're a bit shy and don't love getting their picture taken in the first place. They're wedding photography lasted all of an hour and half. We have virtually no family photos from my sister and me growing up because we were all so busy taking pictures of other people or landscapes and nature. But being a wedding photographer I have come to understand the process of these pre-wedding shoots and the benefits DO in reality outweigh anything else.
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Food for thought :-)