After more than 10 years in TV, I am more than used to being in front of a camera. My fiance, Jared, however, is not so used to having someone take video or pictures of him. So, it was especially important for us to find a photographer who made both of us feel calm and comfortable....and well, forget that we were having pictures taken of us. We found that ease and comfort with Liz Sloan at L Photographie. She makes a photo shoot fun and enjoyable and stress-free. I love that she goes after the "real" pictures, as in real life. Nothing is static or fake with her. She's all about capturing the true you and your natural reactions.
I just have to quote her on something she said to me (I love this quote)...."Someone once told me photography is the closest you'll get to time travel, and I feel like that is true. I get to capture one moment in time, when you look back, and it's like you went back to that point in time."
I want to forever be able to go back to my wedding day like it's that point in time, and I know Liz will allow for Jared and me to do that.
This is what is best for Jared and me....what works for us....but what about you? How do you find the perfect photographer for your wedding or any other big life event? Our lovely wedding planners from Simcha's Events, shared this advice with me, and boy did I find it helpful. I hope you do, too.
Smile.....and don't forget to say cheese! (that's the corny side of me coming out...sorry, I just had to!)
P.S. Does August really start this weekend. OMG! Where does the time go?