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  • Writer's pictureSteve Gemmell

Wedding Day Hugs

Updated: Jun 30, 2023

wedding day hug

Wedding day hugs are a beautiful and emotional expression of love and support between family and friends who have gathered to celebrate the marriage of two people. As a wedding photographer, it's important to be alert and attentive to capture these perfect moments on the big day. Hugs are a way to convey congratulations, love, and happiness for the newlyweds. They offer a physical connection and can be very comforting during such an important and sometimes overwhelming event. Wedding day hugs will be shared between the bride and groom, their parents, siblings, grandparents, close friends, and other family members. They are often accompanied by tears, laughter, and heartfelt words of encouragement and well wishes for the couple's future together.

Sisters hug on wedding day

As a wedding photographer staying positive and confident is important. You are responsible for capturing these precious memories of the day. Be positive, confident, and professional throughout the day, and your alertness and focus will reflect in your photos. Remember, being a good wedding photographer is not just about technical skills, but also about being present in the moment, anticipating emotions, and capturing the essence of the day. With preparation, organization, and attentiveness, you can create beautiful, meaningful photos that will be cherished by the couple for a lifetime. So, stay alert and enjoy the process!

Father hugs daughter before ceremony

Father and son hug at a wedding

Wedding day hug


bride hugs groom during first dance

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