Wedding photography also has followed tips and avoid things to fulfill the entire wedding photography event. In this article, I would like to share some factors that you should avoid wedding photography as wedding photography guidance. 

Basically, those tips are related to wedding photographers as well as it may be necessary for wedding couples and participants. Then they can measure the quality of their wedding photographer. 

Mainly this is very important for beginner wedding photographers. Because beginner photographers used to learn some practical things on experience.

Sometimes they have to face some bad situations in front of the clients. Therefore those tips will be a boost in your learning progress.

Professional Wedding Photographer

If the client has some bad image on your attitudes and service, they will try to find your faults and wrong things.

This situation will badly affect fir your wedding photography career, and it will be a headache until the end of the wedding photography session.

These five important factors that you should keep in your mind and avoid in every wedding photography session.

1. Do not share any technical problems

Faulty DSLR Camera
Camera: Nikon D7000, Lens: 55.0 mm f/2.8, Settings: 55.0mm, ƒ/10.0, 1/200s, ISO 200

A DSLR camera and other photography-related subordinate items are electrical and electronic devices. These types of machines can occur any technical problems at any time. 

When there is some technical error, don’t share those issues with your client. You must keep additional backup items in your camera bag. 

Keep calm and use your backup equipment. Then restart your wedding photography session. Otherwise, your client will panic and disappointed with you and your job.

2. Don’t show any nervous to your client

Nervous Wedding Photographer
Camera: Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL, Lens: 21.0mm, Settings: ƒ/4.5, 1/13s, ISO 100

If your client identifies any nervous situation on you, he or she will make a huge bad image on you. It will make a doubt on their mind; you are not in good or confident in this wedding photography section.

After that, they start to find issues and problems with you. Don’t forget that the first image is the most important.

Normally the bride and groom are nervous about this situation. As professional wedding photographers, you should have the skills to talk with the bride and groom in a friendly manner and reduce their nervous situation.

Otherwise, it will badly affect your photography session and very hard to make quality natural photographs on them. 

3. Don’t follow any schedule for wedding photography

The Random Wedding Photography Scene

Any wedding ceremony has so many random and one time occasions. I mentioned those details one by one in the above section. We cannot pre-schedule those occasions, and we cannot follow a schedule.

At the start, to end, you have to pay your 100% attention to cover all special feelings, expressions, surprising moments, wedding-related functions, etc.

Natural Laughing moment of beautiful bridesmaids
Camera: NIKON D610, Lens: 50.0mm, Settings: ƒ/1.4, 1/3200s, 320 ISO

Because your output is the quality wedding album. Your client paid lots of money for it. Better you had an early discussion regarding their wellnesses and make a list of crucial moments to cover. 

4. Don’t wear any not suitable dress for the wedding ceremony

Professional Wedding Photographer
Camera: NIKON D5200, Lens: 35.0mm, Settings: ƒ/1.8, ISO 400

Basically, a wedding photographer should get some ideas about the wedding theme and better wear some dress with regarding the ceremony. 

Don’t worry, how hard to wear until the function end. This is a common ethic in professional photography. 

If you wear any not suitable dress in a wedding function, definitely you will be highlighted with a bad impression on your client. 

5. Don’t expect poses and other photography-related things

Promote Natural & Romantic Wedding Photography Poses

You are a photographer. Therefore you have good knowledge of the photography field and light conditions.

But your client does not have the photography knowledge. Then you have to guide them in simple and friendly words. You should not get angry if the client could not understand what you said to do at once.

Here I discussed the wedding photography related important topics in a very simple way. Basically, it is important for wedding photographers, beginner photographers, as well as all of us. Because of that, we have to participate in so many wedding ceremonies each year.

I hope you guys have learned some factors that you should keep you in your mind and avoid in every wedding photography session. It will help you to increase your satisfied customer base. 

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