• Rant: Don't Ask Your ‘Friend with a Nice Camera' to Shoot Your Wedding

    12 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    What's happened has happened. But I just kind of want to rant so that maybe, if some future brides/grooms see this, they'll understand the perspective of a photographer who may also be their friend.
    Friends of mine got hitched. It was kind of last moment but they delayed their wedding due to COVID and decided to have a small two-man ceremony (bride, groom, two witnesses and the commissioner).
    I was given details about the wedding two weeks prior to the wedding. Then, one week before, I got the inevitable “please bring your camera.” I'm usually pretty passive and I honestly don't mind, but...
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