I’ve heard and experienced a lot of stories from couples and fellow studio owners about some misunderstanding with their current client regarding output.
“Hindi ko bet ung style nila” “Hindi ako masaya sa kulay ng photos ko” “Gusto ko laid back lang” “Ayaw ko masyadong posed gusto ko makatotohanan” “Gusto ko ung Glam”
Different couples really prefer different styles. This is the same for Photography owners, different photographers, different styles and approach.
The intent of this article is to guide future couples on how to properly identify the perfect studio that they will book for their wedding, as well as minimize misundertanding between the client and the studio owners in terms of expected output.
Choosing the right photo and video for your wedding will boil down to your wedding budget and style. We’ll focus on identifying the style here first, then on our next article, we’ll discuss about the budget.
There’s a lot of options to choose from in the market but definitely only one or maybe two will stand out based from the result of your preference.
Let’s talk about the Style first
The golden question you should really ask yourselves ~ “How exactly do we want to remember our wedding day?
If you search the internet, you will probably end up with a lot of results and may lead to a huge number of selections.
We asked multiple reliable and seasoned wedding photographers here in the Philippines and based from the result, it will fall on just two categories. ~ Photojourn and Posed. The next layer is “Approach” and the rest are just “Treatments” to a photo.
These are the type of Treatments currently available. Treatments are techniques applied to a photo to add emotion and impact.