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In recent years, wedding photography has become an important event of modern wedding rituals in India. The wedding looks dim and out of place without a wedding photographer. Due to the increasing number of marriages taking place lavishly and sophisticatedly, popular photographers are in demand and booked back to back for photography sessions.
Capturing the precious moments and transitioning them into photos is a learned skill and art form. The responsibility of producing photographs for the once-in-a-lifetime event is truly satisfying and enriching.
These professionals work closely with couples to capture the memorable moments of their weddings along with their loved ones.
They take candid shots, capture different moments, photos of inanimate objects and bridal photo shoot on different occasions of the wedding. These pictures are the treasured moments of any couple.
Freelance photographers should have appropriate equipment for photography that includes:
It is difficult to determine how much a photographer earns yearly while pursuing a career as a wedding photographer. Experienced professionals in this field have revealed that some years reward you with lucrative salaries than others. The typical salary of a wedding photographer is dependent on several factors like the talent of the photographer and the demand for his services. Experienced wedding photographers can demand a good amount for a wedding occasion and book more events. Hence they end up getting paid more than a newbie.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for photographers is $41,280. The freelance photographers earn more than employed wedding photographers. For celebrity weddings, the most established and high profile wedding photographers earn lucratively.
Similar to Photography, Wedding Photography too is highly aggressive and competitive field. Only the finest and extremely skilled can survive in the cut-throat competition of wedding photographers. The important thing that matters is the quality and art of taking photographs than the quantity.
The foremost task of a wedding photographer is delivering of premium quality work to the clients. The basic job of the photographer is capturing wedding photos and family portraits.
The best ways of gaining experience in photography is working as an assistant photographer or second shooter to an established and high profile wedding photographer and add to his port folio. After getting sufficient experience, the photographer works independently and sets up their own wedding photography studios and establishes themselves as outstanding professionals in their respective fields.
– Samiya Firdous