Wedding Photography Etiquette for Guests

by Azure

  Special to OneWed by Casey of Casey Fatchett Photography   With the explosion of digital photography and social media, more and more guests are taking photos at weddings. They have camera phones and DSLRs and they really, really want to take pictures. And there's nothing wrong with that, as long as they follow some very simple rules:   1. Do NOT Tweet, Facebook, or share in any way pictures of the bride before the ceremony! You would think this...

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Luxe Real Summer Wedding on a Golf Course

by Azure

Featured wedding by Switzerfilm Hannah and Josh's June, 2011 wedding was intimate, glamorous and luxurious! Deep purple was the primary hue in their wedding color palette, complimented with ivory, black and lots of sparkle! Hannah wore a fit-to-flare duchess satin wedding dress accented with emerald-cut Swarovski crystals. The bride's dream wedding dress, from Priscilla of Boston's Platinum collection, was selected for its opulence and impeccable fit. Hannah finished the look...

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Engagement Proposal in Central Park- Romance Captured

by Azure

A priceless moment in time. Captured. New York City cinematic storytellers and videographers, Michael Justin Films, were in Central Park while an engagement proposal went down. Around noon on 05.07.2011, one of the Michael Justin pros set up a time-lapse of Central Park's Bethesda Fountain. Every 5 seconds (for one minute's time) the camera snapped. While reviewing the film later that day, something caught the photographer's eye... Right in the middle of the frame (as if done...

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Wedding Photography: ‘Renew the Woo’ with Your Groom

by Azure

I wanted to send you off this weekend with something truly lovely. This "renew the woo" wedding photo shoot was done by Bethany Fritz of Maypole Studios and Jolene Sullivan of Delicate Creature event planning. It all went down in New Buffalo, Michigan and the photos are totally swoon-worthy! The shoot was Midwest-inspired and celebrates the romance that comes after the vows. A getaway weekend to a nearby nature-inspired location complete with a colorfully festive picnic of beer,...

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Simple, Classic, Elegant: Real Wedding in Little Rock, Arkansas

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Meredith Melody Photography After two years of dating and a New Year's Eve engagement proposal, Nancy began planning a romantic fall wedding. Due to the lack of available venue dates, though, the wedding date had to be pushed forward. So it would be a mid-summer wedding with a soft fall vibe and color palette. And despite the date and season change, Nancy was devoted to creating an elegant and classic wedding. Jackson and Nancy's wedding ceremony took place at...

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$100 Off Your Wedding Photography Package From Bella Pictures!

by Azure

Book Bella Pictures for your wedding photography, save $100! Are you a wedding planning bride or groom who works as a teacher, or is studying as a student? If so, you're in luck! To honor and recognize those special folks who educate and seek education, Bella Pictures is offering students and teachers an extra $100 off of your Bella photography package until the end of October! Check out some of these fabulous engagement and wedding photos that were shot at Universities and...

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4 Potential Wedding Photography Disasters And Tips To Avoid Them

by Azure

Dealing with Wedding Photo Disasters by Asha of Decisive Moments Photojournalists No bride wants to deal with a disaster on her wedding day. Especially a disaster that’s captured for posterity in photographs. Luckily, wedding photography mishaps are avoidable with a little bit of pre-planning, quick thinking, and a talented wedding photographer who knows how to work well with you. Below are our top tips to avoid the unfortunate— and unphotogenic – on your big day! The Problem:...

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Featured Wedding: Danielle and Nick

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Chris Leary Photography Danielle and Nick’s wedding was held on October 9, 2009. I started the day by meeting Danielle who was getting ready at the Glen Island Harbor Club in New Rochelle. Once everyone was ready, we set out into the park and took some bridal party portraits and some great couples pictures of Danielle and Nick. Nick is one of those guys who has a quick wit and a fun sense of humor, which would constantly make Danielle smile and put her at...

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Featured Newfoundland Wedding: Cheryl and Justin

by Azure

Featured Newfoundland Wedding by Buffy Goodman Photography DAY 1: THE CEREMONY Cheryl, Justin and their friends travelled across Canada for their incredibly unique wedding on the remote Island of Bar Haven, Newfoundland. No one has been married on this island in 50 years - all that is left of the church is a few stones from the foundation in the long grass. Justin and Cheryl chose the spot where the church used to be for their wedding ceremony - you can see the stones in the...

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Troublesome Trend In The Wedding Industry: The One Stop Shop

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Craig Sumsky of Cutting Edge Entertainment Since the ‘recession’ began, I’ve seen a growing trend in the ‘one stop shop’ business model amongst wedding and event professionals. More and more vendors who might have gotten into the wedding industry years ago because they were really good at something, or perhaps had a passion for a particular craft, are now ‘branching off’ into offering multiple services. I recently took part in a wedding...

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