Ruby's Blog | Wedding Day Photo Ops

Hello Bride and Groom's To Be!

I’m Ruby the Rochester Bride!  As a newlywed of the Rochester area, I love sharing my knowledge of the wedding experience with newly engaged couples.  This week I can’t wait to share with you the photos to remember to take on your wedding day!

Before the Ceremony
• Bride applying veil in mirror (with mother)
• Bride alone
• Bride with parents
• Bride putting boutonniere on father
• Bride with matron/maid of honor
• Bride with flower girl
• Bride with attendants
• Bride leaving to go to church or ceremony site
• Groom alone
• Groom with parents
• Groom/Groomsmen putting on boutonnieres
• Groom leaving for ceremony

At the Ceremony
• Guests being seated by ushers
• Bride getting out of car
• Groom's parents being seated
• Groomsmen at alter
• Processional
• Father giving daughter away
• The Kiss
• Vows/Exchanging rings
• Pictures from back of church/ceremony site
• Recessional
• Leaving church (throwing confetti, rice, etc)
• Bride and groom in car/limo

Before the Reception
• Bride and groom
• Bride and groom with bride's family
• Bride and groom with groom's family
• Bride and groom's family together
• Bride and groom with maid/matron of honor and best man
• Bride and groom with bridal party
• Bride and groom's hands
• The receiving line
• Bride and groom greeting guests via receiving line

During the Reception
• Best man's speech
• The bride and groom toasting
• The head table/parents' table
• The cake table
• Bride and groom cutting cake and feeding each other
• Parents/Bridal party dancing
• Bride and groom's first dance
• Father/Daughter dance
• Mother/Son dance
• Other guests dancing
• Bouquet toss
• Garter removal
• Man who caught the garter removing it from the woman who caught the bouquet
• Special friends and family pictures
• Bride and groom waving goodbye