So you’re getting married and that is why you are reading this. Let me tell you. As a wedding photographer in San Francisco Bay Area, I’ve met plenty of brides who are looking for the cheapest cameraman to take one of the most important chapters in their life! Remember that the photograph are important to document your wedding. First and foremost, you need to hire someone who has done it for a while. We’re talking about experience baby! It depends on you. Usually, the more the experience the more the price.
How much should a Wedding DJ cost? How much should a wedding photographer cost? When trying to figure this out, be careful. Maybe the person writing the article is married to a photographer or had a bad experience with a certain wedding professional.
Ideally, you should wear your hair style familiar with – one that you know you look good in. The same make-up – it’s not a good idea to try a new brand or line of makeup, your skin reacts to it.
While I do understand the economic times well and the need to cut corners like never before, I strongly advise against any of the above options unless you, the bride, are willing to lower your photographic expectations to equal your financial expectations. You simply cannot expect consistently beautiful representations of your day for free, or next to free. You are not going to be happy, trust me. “Free” may be your friend when budgeting, but when all is said and done, it isn’t and may result in a loss of a friend.
Though photography business is not very expensive, it is not cheap either. However, the investment is a time investment and you will be able to recover the cost soon. The cost of cameras and other equipments like lighting may be high, but you can start up this business even with a tight budget. Initially you can start with small events like birthday parties, baby showers, and the likes. Slowly, as your business starts rolling, you can invest in high-end equipment and take up bigger assignments like wedding shoots or portfolio shoots.
$300-$500 Wedding DJ This DJ does weddings as a hobby and mostly does them for friends and family. He thinks he’s good. Bottom line- Not very polished, tacky outfit, spends more time at the bar and gabbing with friends than worrying about you.
Having a basic idea of his costs, you can then work out how long you want him to be there – or can afford to have him there. Would you like him just to cover the wedding ceremony and meal or would you like him to stay until the last dance?
Each time in your work you discover with new faces, new venue and all sorts of thus you have more chances to indicate your techniques and thoughts. One never get tired with sane work as anytime you have new challenge to handle that is to make someone wedding more beautiful by clicking awesome photos. When you enjoy your work and each time you have interesting things to do, one also feels like doing their use more focus.