Why Lighting is an Important Factor of Wedding Photography

When planning a wedding, whether on the Central Coast or anywhere in the world, the bride and groom always wish for a sunny day! However, when photographing a wedding, the sun can sometimes be tricky – it makes people squint and can create unwanted shadows. The sun in not always flattering to the complexion!

Some cloud cover is ideal for wedding photography. That being said, lighting can be worked with to create amazing photographs in any weather.

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How to Organise an Outdoor Wedding with Guests

Having an outdoor wedding is exciting and can take many shapes and forms, from barnyard to formal dinner party! When planning an outdoor wedding, you will need to advise guests on the theme so that they can choose their outfits accordingly and arrive in style.  


Co-ordinate Your Invitations

Mention your wedding theme on your invitations so that guests can prepare. Be sure to do this in a friendly and polite way. For example PS:  The wedding reception will be held in the garden – please wear suitable footwear and bring a jacket!

It is a nice idea to co-ordinate your invitations to the theme of the wedding. For example, if you are having a beach wedding, use blue and sand coloured tones and add some beach-like designs to the invitation.

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How to choose your Wedding Photographer – Artistique Wedding Photography

What to look for when selecting your Wedding Photographer

I thought I would write a blog about what you should be looking for when selecting your photographer and unfortunately most people go by price alone.  I have requests to capture full day (10 hour weddings for $500), but a qualified professional wedding photographer such as Artistique Wedding Photography, located on the Central Coast, cannot sustain this in business.  For my full day (9hr) package I charge $1995 and you can pop on over to my website to see the inclusions in this package along with my other packages: www.artistiqueweddingphotography.com.au

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Artistique Wedding Photography – Meegan and Steve are Married

Meegan and Steven
Toukley, NSW Central Coast
Congratulations to Meegan and Steve who were married on Saturday 29 April 2017 at the Beachcomber Resort in Toukley, Central Coast, NSW.  The weather was absolutely perfect, no wind, and a beautiful 23deg with a spectacular sunset later in the day.  They were married before family and friends and the Celebrant was Rebecca Phillips-Vasilescu from Bella Celebrations, Central Coast.  Rebecca and I get to work together fairly often and she always puts together the most beautiful ceremonies.
Here are a few photos from Meegan and Steve’s wedding day:

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