Your Wedding Day Questionnaire Thanks for taking some time to fill out this questionnaire. This helps me to provide the very best service I can for you on your wedding day. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to email or call me. Thanks in advance! Step 1 of 4 0% Bride's Name*Groom's Name*Bride's Email Address*Groom's Email Address*Wedding Date* Start time for photographers:* : HHMMMust be at least 1 hour prior to your ceremony start time.End time for photographers:* : HHMM Ceremony InformationAre the Ceremony and Reception at the same location?*YesNoCeremony Location*Ceremony Address*Street AddressAddress Line 2CityState / Province / RegionZIP / Postal CodeCeremony Start Time* : HHMMRegistrar or Vicar/Priest's Details (if known)Give a short description of the ceremony including length.Is this a civil or religious ceremony? Are there any restrictions that might be imposed at the ceremony? e.g. no photographs inside the church etc.Reception InformationReception Location*Reception Address*Street AddressAddress Line 2CityPostal CodeWhat time do you want to arrive at the reception?* : HHMMPlease list any additional locations that you wish to be photographed at including their addresses.For example, list any specific locations, outside of the ceremony/reception locations you would like to go to for Bride and Groom photos. Time to travel to such locations must be accounted for in the time line for the day. Wedding Day People & Contact InformationBride's Mobile Phone*Groom's Mobile Phone*Chief Bridesmaid's Mobile PhoneI only use this in the case that I cannot contact the bride or groom on the day of the wedding. Best Man's Mobile PhoneI only use this in the case that I cannot contact the bride or groom on the day of the wedding. Bridal Party Names*Please write the first names and responsibilities of your bridal party; one name on each line. Please include ushers, flower girls, ring bearers, and any other special bridal party members. For example: "James - Best Man"Your FamilyPlease list the names of each of your parents and siblings. For example:"Jane & John Jones - Bride's Mother and Step-Father" This helps me to be familiar with their names on the wedding day. Are there any Family or Friend dynamics that I need to be aware of to avoid offending anyone or causing unnecessary stress on the day of your wedding?Wedding Day Photography DetailsWedding Day Schedule & Timeline*Please list out a timeline of events for the wedding day including when you plan to have me start my coverage. Some of this may be redundant, with the questions asked previously, but I appreciate you filling out both, thanks!Are the Bride/bridesmaids getting ready at the ceremony location?*YesNoLocation & Address where the women are getting ready/dressedWhat time will the ladies get there?* : HHMMAre the men getting ready/dressed at the ceremony location?*YesNoWhere are the guys getting ready/dressed? Please include the address if it is not at the ceremony location.What time will the guys get there?* : HHMMAre there any other getting ready details/logistics that we need to know about?Do you require groups shots to be taken*YesNoWhich family group photos would you like taken?Bride & Groom w/ Bride's ParentsBride & Groom w/ Bride's Immediate FamilyBride & Groom w/ Bride and Groom's Immediate FamiliesBride & Groom w/ Groom's ParentsBride & Groom w/ Groom's Immediate FamilyPlease list any additional family group photos you want taken:*For each group list out persons in the group by name. Please allow 5 minutes in your schedule for each group listed and inform the people, on this list before the wedding, about where and when they will be expected to be for these photos.Anything specific you want to make sure I don't miss or that have extra significance to you?This is usually just a handful of shots of things that have extra significance, such as cuff links from the groom's grandfather, a family member that has travelled particularly far that you want to make sure to get extra photos of, etc. You do not need to list typical shots such as "the ring" that I'll be getting anyway.Describe the travel arrangements for you and the bridal party between the ceremony and reception.Will there be a receiving line before the reception?YesNoIf you do have a receiving line, please plan at least 30 minutes in your schedule for weddings with about 150 guests, and an additional 15 minutes for each additional 100 guests.At what point during the reception will speeches take place*Is this before the wedding breakfast, during or after?What time will you start your first dance? : HHMMPlease describe any special events or surprises during your wedding day that you will want me to capture.For example, special choreographed dances or special gifts to someone at the wedding. ExpectationsWhat expectations do you have for your wedding day photography and for the portraits of just the two of you?Please list any parent/family member expectations of the wedding photography that we should be aware of. Check any of the following words that describe your relationship together:Hopeless RomanticInformalSexyLaid BackShyAdventurousHigh EnergyRock StarsOutgoingCuddlySillyTraditionalReservedIntenseOther (enter as many additional descriptions as you like below)Other: VendorsAny information you can give me (contact person, names, email addresses, websites) is helpful for us to be able to give them a shoutout on our blog and also send them some photos from your wedding. Thank you for taking the time to do this. Your vendors will appreciate it.Venue Wedding Co-OrdinatorHair and Makeup ArtistCatererFloristCake ProviderVideographerDJ or BandBrand of Dress and where purchased fromOther Vendors Almost done...Anything else you'd like us to know?What is your post-wedding address (if different from pre-wedding)Street AddressAddress Line 2CityState / Province / RegionZIP / Postal CodeOptional Bride and Groom blog questionnairePlease take a few moments and answer the, optional, questions below before your wedding so we can post some pictures to our blog right after your event. It’s okay to add a sentence or two from each person's point of view. Not a problem if you don't wish to provide this information, but it helps create lovely blog post.Tell us how you first metWho what when where why?When did you know he/she was the one?Was there something he/she did?, etc.Tell us about the proposalDid you see it coming, how long was it in the planning?, how did you feel? nervous, excitedTell us the one thing you love most about each otherBesides getting married ‐ what’s the one thing you are looking forward to on your wedding day?What’s your favorite trend for weddings right now?What inspired your décor or theme?What’s one thing you wish you would have known earlier in regards to planning?