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Meghan Elizabeth PHOTOGRAPHY

the CLIENT EXPERIENCE

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1pm - Getting Ready

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

We arrive at Bride’s getting ready location & start the day with Bridal Details & Getting Ready Portraits.
About 2:45 pm my second shooter will go meet the Groom for his details and getting ready portraits

Note:  Ideally by the time we arrive, hair and make-up is already wrapping up. If something is going to delay the beginning of the day, it’s often HAMU.

Arrival & Details

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2:45 p.m.

Groom + groomsmen getting ready photos.  Depart for ceremony site at 3:15pm. 

2:45pm - Guys Depart

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3:00 p.m.

Bride gets into dress. 
Bride, bridesmaids & photographer depart for ceremony location at 3:30pm. 
 Capture separate bridal party portraits occur upon arrival on site. 

3:00pm - Bride into dress

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4:30 p.m.

The ceremony takes place.

4:30PM Ceremony

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5:00 p.m.

Family portraits.

5:00pm  Family Portraits

Note: We do family portraits right after the ceremony because everyone you need will be easy to grab. If you can give your family notice that we’ll be taking pictures immediately after the ceremony, that will also ensure that no one wanders off. We’ll help you create a list of family portraits before the big day. 


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5:30 P.M.

Bridal Party and Bride & Groom Portraits

5:30pm Portraits

Note: Depending on what was taken before the ceremony, this normally takes about an hour total. between before ceremony portraits and after. 

VII

6:00 P.M.

Introductions & First Dance

6:00pm Introductions

VIII

6:15 P.M.

Welcome toasts & salads followed by speeches and entrees. 

6:15pm Dinner

IX

7:30 P.M.

Sunset Portraits

7:30pm Sunset Portraits

We’ll make sure to grab you two about 45 minutes before the sunsets for about 10 minutes. This is usually the best light of the day!

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8:00 P.M.

Dancing begins

8:00pm Dancing

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8:30 P.M.

Cake cutting followed by bouquet toss.

8:30pm Traditions

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9:00 P.M.

Photographer’s Depart

9:00pm Photographers Depart