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If you have to cancel or postpone your wedding due to coronavirus, telling people is one of the huge, dreary parts of the process. To make things a little easier, here’s a list of sample wordings for an “Un-save the Date” or a Corona cancellation.

Funny Covid-19 Wedding Rescheduled Annoucement Ideas

Corona Came!

But they didn’t bring beer. We have to reschedule. We can’t have our wedding without beer. Stand by for a new date!

Un-Save the Date

We would like to cordially invite you to not come to our wedding on ____ because no one will be there. Unfortunately, although we were really looking forward to celebrating with all of you, we had to cancel due to Covid-19. If you want to come anyway, feel free to dance in front of our venue, socially distanced, of course.

Printable Etsy Wedding Cancellation and Postponement Cards

Etsy is great because they support individuals and small businesses (for the most part). These are digital downloads you can buy and either the seller customizes them for you, or you can customize them using an app or program (there should be clear instructions). Then, you just get them printed or print them through a desktop printer! Since I didn’t know what I was doing the first time I printed something myself, I’m including pro printing tips at the bottom.

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Whenever my husband and I are watching a wedding movie or TV show, and a soon-to-be married couple cries, “This is OUR wedding!” we laugh. Because most of the time, weddings start out being about you two getting married, and end up trying to make dozens of other people happy. As a Los Angeles wedding photographer, I get to see a lot of weddings and get close to many brides in the months preceding the wedding. So here’s my advice to you:

Be Yourself.

Your soon-to-be spouse, your friends, and your family really love you for you. Not for the perfect, traditional person you could be on your wedding day. So if you don’t want to do a bouquet toss or garter throw, don’t do it. If Aunt Butter is scandalized, that’s her problem.

Be Yourself.

On the other side, if you love tradition and all the little symbolic traditions, do them! My two older sisters were very traditional with their weddings, and we all knew what to expect. It was beautiful.

Be Yourself. Find Who You Are as a Couple.

I bought my dad a kilt for our wedding. I made my own dress, a Celtic/elvish style dress. My mom and I made medieval style bridesmaid dresses. We didn’t kiss until our wedding day and got married in my parent’s yard.

How?

Surround yourself with helpers who feel your vision and can encourage you to stay true to your choices if there’s pressure to change your mind. Bridesmaids, friends, even family. Regardless of how old you are, peer pressure exists. We like to please the people close to us. So choose to surround yourself with people who understand what you would love to have.

Don’t Shoot for Perfection.

So don’t sacrifice your happiness as a couple on the altar of having an Pinterest wedding.

In the end, this isn’t a day for perfection. It’s a day for marrying the love of your life, the person you will be with forever. The memories you make here will last so much longer than an Instagram post. So don’t sacrifice your happiness as a couple on the altar of having an Pinterest wedding. If the pictures are amazing, but you remember being stressed and angry at each other, it will not be worth it.

Psst… a lot of times, those perfect weddings you see on Pinterest are “styled shoots,” which means a bunch of wedding vendors come together and put together a photoshoot. The couple and bridal party are all models, the cake is never eaten by guests, and no one has to do anything but stand and dance around for photos. They are an ideal, but frequently on a wedding day things go wrong and you only have time for a certain amount of photos.

Always remember: the goal is to get married and commit to loving each other forever. If that happens on a hammock over a swamp, that’s amazing. If it happens in a castle in Scotland at sunset, that’s amazing.

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I wore a veil at my wedding. It was my mom’s, beautiful, and each of my sisters had worn it before me. But for some, the decision is more complicated. As an affordable Los Angeles wedding photographer, I’m very close to many brides on their wedding days, and I hear and see the advantages and disadvantages of a veil. So, here are a few things to think about.

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So this article popped up on my newsfeed, and I had a few thoughts about it. Basically, this cute couple hired a wedding photographer (unnamed) for their upcoming wedding, and when they got photos back, they were HORRIBLE. They had looked on the photographer’s instagram, and liked what they saw, but the actual product was awful. The photographer didn’t ask for a contract and they paid her $800.

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So, you want to elope, but don’t know how your family will react? Here’s a little advice from someone who has seen a LOT of weddings. As a Los Angeles wedding photographer, I get involved very early on in the process. And I totally understand the thought of “I want to elope.” I’ve seen the planning process and the stress of traditional, big weddings. I have had my own relatively simple traditional wedding. And I’ve photographed quite a few elopements. If you want to elope, go for it! Here are some tips for breaking it to family/friends. The photos scattered throughout this post link to real elopements I’ve photographed recently. Hopefully this article comforts your soul and helps in your journey.

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After a long day of wedding photography, I go home, put on my sweats, get some tea, and start going through photos. As you may know, I send couples as many pictures as soon as possible. So that typically means I’m up for a good 5-6 hours after I leave a 12 hour wedding. As I scroll through the photos, I find myself falling in love with certain photos. As they come up, I melt and remember why I love doing wedding photography.

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Although I’ve never gotten this question from a client, a lot of other photographers tell me I should raise my prices. My prices are still considered cheap wedding photography in Los Angeles. I like to consider myself an affordable wedding photographer in Los Angeles and Boise. Although I have more expensive packages, I still keep one that is just enough for the time I spend working the wedding. Compared to a lot of GOOD wedding photographers, it’s very affordable. If you want to know why wedding photography costs so much, head over to this blog. So, here’s why I keep a low-cost wedding photography package in my prices.

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So, when I was getting married, a seemingly unjustifiable cost was engagement photos. You get enough pictures on your wedding day, right??? As a Boise and Los Angeles wedding photographer, I’ve seen couples do them, and do without them. So, here are the pros and cons of doing engagement pictures.

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