The idea of a pre-wedding shoot is not new – many wedding photographers offer either this service or an ‘engagement sitting.’ However, it is important to focus on the underlying objectives and benefits arising from such a session.
As we see it, the purpose of the pre-wedding shoot is:
To further build upon the rapport established at the enquiry meeting. This rapport will prove vital to getting the cooperation and respect you require on the wedding day.
To get to know how the couple behave in front of camera. Understanding what makes them tick, how ‘touchy feely’ they are, and how to take pictures ...