The Gift of Photography: Unique Wedding Gift Ideas
Woohoo you are getting married! The D-day is inching closer and you have the pre-wedding jitters with butterflies in your stomach. Will everything go smoothly as planned? Will the decorators do their job right? Will the wedding photographers you have picked capture all your best moments and favorite people? Among all the things that you are freaking out about, is handling the huge mound of gifts you will be getting! Here are some unique ways you can plan out your own wedding gifts beforehand so that you don’t have to get buried in them later. I wish I had done that for my wedding!
An easy way is to start a registry. Yes, this is a thing done in the west, but Indian couples are catching on to this trend just as fast. Your guests can pick from your list what gifts to give you based on what their budget is, so you get just those things that you want. Plus, they don’t need to break their heads over what to get you. They can even pool in and get you something on your wish list which is on the expensive side. It’s a win-win situation for everyone! Considering this idea…wouldn’t it be great if some of the things that you really really want for your dream wedding, but will cause your budget to overshoot, can be gifted to you? What about some fancy photography? That is something that is important to you. You want to make sure every memory of every beautiful moment is captured forever so you can look back and relive the biggest day of your life. But, the photographers are charging you a bomb for it. There are several ways that a wedding photography package can be gifted.
1. Candid Photography
Your parents may want a traditional photographer who would click everyone who attended the wedding as that may be important to them, that’s what they want to remember. You on the other hand may want someone to capture your feelings and emotions and just your favorite people at their candid best. It is impossible to get both with a single photographer. How about asking your friends to gift you a candid photography package in addition? There are many upcoming and creative candid photographers nowadays. Just look around and see what suits you best and get what you long for the most.