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Digital Wedding Photographer's Planner by Kenny Kim

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Wedding shot list

ENGAGEMENT SHOOT

Location Ideas

  • Wedding ceremony site

  • Reception site

  • Fancy hotel

  • Local park

  • Engagement site

  • First date site

  • First meeting place

  • The beach

  • The lake

  • Their home

  • Downtown

  • Scenic neighborhood

  • Industrial area

  • Local store (e.g. record store for music lovers)

  • Vineyard

  • Local landmark

  • School campus

  • Museum grounds

Pose Suggestions

  • Looking at each other

  • Holding hands

  • On bended knee

  • Stagger the couple

  • Couple really laughing

  • Back to back

  • Sitting with bride-to-be in front of groom-to-be

  • Kissing

ENGAGEMENT SHOOT
ENGAGEMENT SHOOT

LOCATIONS TO SCOUT BEFORE WEDDING

  • Bride dressing area

  • Groom dressing area

  • Relaxed pre ceremony portrait location

  • Ceremony site

  • Relaxed pre reception portrait location

  • Reception area

  • License signing area

  • Toast location

  • Cake cutting area

  • Dance floor

LOCATIONS TO SCOUT BEFORE WEDDING

REHEARSAL

  • Bride and groom arriving

  • Bride practicing her walk down the aisle with her father

  • Wedding party in position

  • Bride and groom at alter

  • Officiate

  • Ring bearer and flower girl

  • Bride and groom practicing the vows

  • Bride and groom practicing the kiss

  • Organist or other musicians, and soloist

  • Informal group portrait

  • Bride and groom with parents

  • Bride with maid or matron of honor

  • Groom with best man

  • Family group portraits

REHEARSAL DINNER

  • The restaurant exterior

  • The restaurant interior

  • Party ...

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