Choose the right Photographer for You
1. Research, Research, and Research Some More
Since there are no regulations in place when it comes to photographers, anyone with a fancy enough camera can pose as a wedding photographer these days. You will literally find hundreds of wedding photographers in Cancun and Riviera Maya area with business cards stating they are a professional photographer. Because of this, it is imperative that you really research the photographer you choose and Choose the right Photographer for You.
2. Book Early for Best Results
Good wedding photographers will book up early so as soon as you have set a date, you may as well book a photographer for the wedding. Most good wedding photographers will book up about a year in advance, so make finding a photographer one of your top priorities.
3. Meet the Photographer Who Will be Taking the Photographs
Another important tip that can ensure fantastic photos is to make sure that you meet with any photographer who will take pictures at your wedding. You want to do this to make sure that you have similar visions of what our wedding photos will look like and because you want the wedding photographer to be able to understand your style and personality. Because there are limitless poses, backgrounds, actions and styles that can be seen in wedding photographs, you and your photographer will need to be on the same page.
4. Choose a Full Time Photographer Over a Part Timer
You may think that it doesn’t matter if you choose a full time or part time photographer for wedding photography, but it does. A full time wedding photographer has much more at stake when it comes to their reputation as photography will be their livelihood. This isn’t to say that a part time photographer can’t take amazing photos, but you can be more confident that you will get a higher quality package when choosing a full timer over a part timer.
5. Ask for References and Examples
Finally, before signing on the dotted line, you should ask for references of brides and grooms who have used their services in the past and see examples of their work. You can find out a lot about what type of style they have simply by checking up on references and seeing examples of their work.
By taking the time to consider the tips above, you will be able to put yourself in a position to work with excellent wedding photographers in the Cancun, Riviera Maya area. Sascha Gluck has over 10 years of experience and can take appointments up to two years in advance. Our team is happy to meet with you, in person or on Skype / Facetime.