Are you looking forward to your wedding day? Are you ready to have the time of your life? Are you hoping to remember your big day for the rest of your life?
There are many things you can do to remember your wedding day forever. And like most, you want to take advantage of each and every option that is available to you.
With this in mind, let’s examine some of the better ways to do this:
- Hire a Photographer
There are many steps you can take to choose the right photographer for your wedding. And since you’ll want to hang onto your photos for the rest of your life, you don’t want to make a mistake here.
Tip: Don’t choose a photographer based on price alone. Even though it’s important to stick to your budget, you don’t want to skimp or you could end up regretting it for the rest of your life.
- Hire a Videographer
Although you’ll probably hire a photographer, you should consider bringing a videographer into the mix as well.
This job is more difficult than it sounds, so make sure you find the right person.
Tip: You may have some friends who tell you they can do this for free – maybe because they took a free online course and have some knowledge – but you are better off paying a professional. This is something you will keep for the rest of your life.
- Save Your Wedding Dress
As a bride, there is never a good reason to throw your wedding dress in the trash. Instead, you’ll want to have this preserved so you can keep it for the rest of your life.
Unlike a custom bridesmaid dress, a wedding dress is extremely special to most brides. Unless you have a very good reason for getting rid of it, you’ll want to hold onto this forever. Who knows, you may even pass it down to your daughter at some point in the future.
- Ask Others to Take Photos
In addition to your professional photographer, ask other people to take wedding photos and share them with you.
This allows you to see the wedding from the view of your guests, which can be quite enjoyable on many levels.
Tip: If you want, you could provide your wedding guests with disposable cameras.
- Social Media
In today’s day and age, social media is more popular than ever before. You’ll want to use this to your advantage as your big day unfolds.
For instance, some couples come up with a unique hashtag for their guests to use when posting photos. Search through some of the top hashtags for Instagram for a better idea of where you can start.
Don’t Overlook the Importance
Many people overlook the importance of documenting their wedding experience, assuming that this won’t matter to them in the future. You don’t want to make this mistake, as it could come back to haunt you in the future.
Even if you aren’t the nostalgic type, there could come a time down the road when you want to relive your wedding.
A few pictures and a video of your wedding day may be all you need in order to remember this great event for the rest of your life.
When you’re going through the planning process, it’s hard to think about the future. You have so much on your plate that you never think about wanting to look back on your big day down the road.
Even with a lot going on, you should take the time to think about how you will remember your wedding day many years in the future. Although you may not have the desire to relive this part of your life, you never know if someone else, such as your children, will want to take a closer look.
Are you married? What steps did you take at your wedding to ensure that you are able to remember the event for the rest of your life? Is there anything that you would do differently if given the chance? Share your thoughts and best advice in the comment section below. You never know how you can help another couple!