Wedding Advice from Murdock’s Photography

Sep 3, 2018


Welcome to Murdock’s Photography, your trusted source for all things weddings. We understand how important your wedding day is, and we are here to provide you with expert advice that will help you make the most of it. In this comprehensive guide, we'll cover essential tips, trends, and information that will ensure your special day is captured beautifully. Discover everything you need to know to plan your dream wedding.

Choosing the Perfect Venue

One of the first and most crucial decisions you'll make when planning your wedding is choosing the perfect venue. Consider factors such as the size, location, and ambiance to find a venue that aligns with your vision. Whether you dream of a romantic beachfront ceremony or a grand ballroom reception, our wedding experts can guide you towards the ideal venue that suits your style and budget.

Wedding Photography Trends

Your wedding album should not only capture the key moments but also reflect the unique personalities of you and your partner. Stay updated with the latest wedding photography trends to ensure your photos are both timeless and stylish. From candid shots that capture genuine emotions to artistic compositions, our team at Murdock’s Photography stays ahead of the curve, providing you with extraordinary images that you'll cherish forever.

Candid Photography

Gone are the days of staged, overly posed photographs. Candid photography has become increasingly popular as it captures the true essence of your special day. Our photographers have an eye for those unguarded moments, preserving genuine smiles, tears, and laughter as they happen spontaneously. By blending into the background, we can create a visual narrative that encapsulates the emotions and story of your wedding.

Artistic Compositions

Add a touch of artistry to your wedding album with our team of skilled photographers who understand how to use lighting, composition, and perspective to create visually stunning images. Whether it's capturing the intricate details of your dress or finding unique backdrops, we approach every shot with creativity and expertise, resulting in photographs that are truly works of art.

Top Tips for Wedding Portraits

Your wedding portraits are precious memories that will last a lifetime. To ensure you look your best on camera, follow these essential tips:

  • Choose a flattering pose and angle that highlights your best features.
  • Wear clothing that complements your skin tone and reflects your personal style.
  • Bring along props or accessories that hold sentimental value and add a personal touch to your portraits.
  • Relax and be yourself during the shoot - natural expressions make for the most captivating portraits.
  • Trust your photographer's expertise and communicate openly about your preferences and vision.

Wedding Day Timeline

Planning a wedding involves meticulous organization and timing. To help you stay on track, we have created a sample wedding day timeline:

  1. 9:00 AM - Hair and makeup begins
  2. 11:00 AM - Bridal party gets dressed
  3. 1:00 PM - Wedding ceremony
  4. 2:00 PM - Cocktail hour and photoshoot
  5. 5:00 PM - Reception begins with grand entrance
  6. 7:00 PM - Dinner is served
  7. 8:00 PM - Toasts and speeches
  8. 9:00 PM - First dance and dancing
  9. 11:00 PM - Cake cutting and bouquet toss
  10. 12:00 AM - Farewell and send-off


Your wedding day is one of the most significant moments in your life, and at Murdock’s Photography, we are committed to making it truly exceptional. Our expertise, attention to detail, and dedication ensure that every precious moment is captured with love and artistry. Trust us to be your companion as you embark on this journey towards a beautiful and unforgettable celebration. Contact Murdock’s Photography today and let's discuss how we can turn your wedding dreams into reality.

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