My Cameracrew and i shoot wedding events almost every weekend in Abuja, most of our clients need insights on the photo checklist and that is why i am making this post available. i urge couple to read through this list carefully and expect as always, quality photos from the most experienced photographers in Abuja.

GETTING READY PORTRAIT PHOTO LIST
• Bride’s gown on hanger
• Bride’s Shoes
• Groom’s shoes
• Bride fixing hair & applying makeup
• Bride dressing up, with her mom or chief bridesmaid or helping her out
• Back view of bride in wedding gown
• Bride, photo shoot of her dress’ back detail
• Groom dressing up, bestman helping
• Bride leaving home/hotel for the joining (solemnization) ceremony, and getting inside
the car
• Groom leaving home/hotel for the for ceremony, and getting inside the car
• Wedding car
• Reception site being set up
BEFORE THE WEDDING PHOTO SHOTS
• Bride alone (in wedding gown)
• Groom alone (in suit/ tuxedo)
• Groom with bestman
• Bride with Chief Bridesmaid/ maid of honor
• Bride with all bridesmaids
• Groom with groomsmen
• Ring bearer and flower girl
• Bride with her mother
• Bride with her father
• Bride with her parents
• Groom with his parents
• Bride and groom with bride’s parents
• Bride and groom with groom’s parents
• Bride and groom with both all parents (his & hers)

DURING THE SOLEMNIZATION CEREMONY AT THE CHURCH
• Church/ wedding ceremony location (with guests arriving)
• Ushers escorting guests to their seats
• Parents entering (bride’s, groom’s)
• Bride’s mother getting seated or being ushered down the aisle
• Groom’s parents getting seated or being ushered down the aisle
• Flower girl, ring bearer walking down the aisle
• Groom walking down the aisle
• Groom and groomsmen at the altar (waiting for the bride)
• Bridesmaids waiting for bride
• Bridesmaids walking down aisle
• Bride and her father walking down the aisle
• The wedding party (all groomsmen, all bridesmaids, flower girl, ring bearer) at the
altar
• Special guests watching ceremony
• Photo of the altar, during ceremony
• Bride & groom exchanging rings
• Bride & groom exchanging vows
• Couple kissing
• Signing the wedding register/ certificate
• Close-up shot of wedding rings in bride’s and groom’s hands
• Bride and groom leaving the church/ worship house / court
• Bride and groom entering the car
• Bride and groom inside car
BEFORE THE RECEPTION – LIST OF POSING STYLES
• Bride and groom’s hands
• Bridesmaids looking at bride’s ring
• Bride alone
• Groom alone
• Bride and groom
• Bride and her father
• Bride and her mother
• Groom and his mother
• Groom and his father
• Bride and both her parents
• Groom and both his parents
• Bride and groom with bride’s parents
• Bride and groom with groom’s parents
• Bride and groom with all parents (his, hers)
• Bride with all bridesmaids
• Groom with all groomsmen
• Bride and groom with bestman and chief bridesmaid/ maid of honour
• Bride and groom with entire wedding party (i.e. bridesmaids + groomsmen + flower girl +
ring bearer)
• Group picture with siblings, with extended family (aunties, uncles etc.)
• Group picture with friends
• Group picture with special guests
AT THE RECEPTION (LIST OF SHOTS)
• Reception venue, the decorations
• Table settings
• The Wedding cake
• Parents (bride’s & groom’s) seated
• Couple arriving the reception venue
• Couple seated
• Couple’s first dance
• Couple cutting the cake
• Couple feeding each other cake
• Bride, groom toasting
• Bride throwing the bouquet
• Couple dancing
• Couple leaving the reception

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