At Athini Photos, we specialize in capturing elegant, romantic pre-wedding portraits for couples across Bangalore. As experienced wedding photographers, we know proper planning and preparation is critical to ensuring your photoshoot results in stunning, creative images you’ll treasure forever.
This comprehensive guide shares our expert tips for crafting the ultimate pre-wedding photoshoot experience in Bangalore.
Finding the Perfect Pre-Wedding Photographer
Choosing the right photographer sets the foundation for an exceptional photoshoot. When researching options, examine portfolios to evaluate styles and skills in flattering lighting, angles, and capturing emotion.
Read reviews online and meet potential photographers to understand their personality and vision. Make sure you feel comfortable communicating ideas efficiently. Discuss packages and pricing to find options matching your budget.
We recommend reserving your preferred photographer 6-12 months in advance to ensure availability. Top talent books quickly!
Selecting Dreamy Photoshoot Locations
The backdrop of your shoot significantly impacts the aesthetics of your photos. Bangalore offers incredible locations, from palaces to vineyards to vibrant murals.
Popular options include Cubbon Park, Big Banyan Tree, Nandi Hills, Lalbagh Gardens, and the Bangalore Palace. Seek out sites suiting your style and vision. Factor in lighting, travel, permits required, and fees when deciding.
Match locations to the formality of your outfits. Formal palaces and vineyards pair nicely with traditional wear, while casual spots like parks work well with modern dresses.
Choosing Complementary Outfits
Use outfits to express your style and personality. Opt for complementary colours and patterns that look cohesive in photos without matching.
Consider season and weather when selecting attire you can comfortably move and pose in. Bring backups in case plans change at the last minute.
Try to incorporate traditional and modern elements reflecting your heritage and personal tastes. Accessories like scarves, hats, and jewellery add nice pops of colour.
Perfecting Your Photoshoot Look
Looking your best requires professional hair and makeup artistry. Book stylists 6+ months out and schedule trials to perfect your look.
Provide inspirational photos and clarify if you desire glamorous, natural or traditional bridal beauty. Time appointments so you’re polished right before the shoot begins.
At Athini Photos, our team of professional photographers strives to deliver exceptional pre-wedding shoots that surpass your vision. We utilize our artistic eye, technical skills, and passion for capturing love stories to create stunning images tailored to you as a couple. If you’re planning a photoshoot in Bangalore and desire timeless portraits to cherish forever, contact us today to learn more about our personalized packages and services. We would love to discuss how we can work together to beautifully photograph this special celebration of your relationship and bring your photoshoot dreams to life!
Frequently Asked Questions
What is included in your pre-wedding photoshoot packages?
Our packages typically include your choice of 1 or 2 photographers, 6-8 hours of shooting time, access to our collection of props if desired, 50+ professionally edited digital images and an online gallery. Albums and prints can be added.
How do you select locations for the shoot?
We scout locations tailored to each couple based on their preferences, styles, outfit choices, and envisioned backdrops. We obtain any permits needed and schedule according to optimal lighting.
What if it rains on our photoshoot day?
We closely monitor the weather and have backup indoor locations secured in case of rain. We’ll update you on any changes needed and ensure a seamless experience.
What should we wear and bring?
Opt for comfortable, complementary outfits you feel significant in. Bring any accessories or props you want incorporated. Share inspirational photos to coordinate styles. Have backups in case of spills or stains.
When should we book a pre-wedding shoot?
We recommend booking your preferred date at least 6-12 months in advance. Popular seasons book quickly, so securing your date well ahead of time avoids disappointment.
How can we prepare for the best photos?
Share any special requests or poses you want ahead of time. Have a trial hair and makeup session. Get plenty of rest. Eat before the shoot, and stay hydrated. Relax, have fun, and let your natural chemistry shine!