August 17, 2020
All the planning, all the stressing, all the hours leading up to the big day and excitement, and the weather forecasters rain on your parade… Literally! So what do you? What if it rains on your wedding day?
While you may not have dreamt your whole life of having a rainy wedding day, rest assured it will be perfection- even in what seems like imperfection. This day is once in a lifetime, and truly, nothing will ruin it. You are marrying your best friend! Nothing, absolutely nothing, will overshadow that fact.
Your one and only job the day of your wedding is to enjoy the day with your new husband. As your photographer, I will do the stressing of what to do about photos for you! I could make photos in front of a dumpster look amazing, so I will certainly do my utmost to create the most beautiful outcome possible. This is precisely why you have hired professionals to work your day. All the photos in this blog post were portraits that were taken on a rainy wedding day!
Before I get to the tips, quickly, I’m going to tell you I have photographed a TON of weddings. At this point 150+ and I will say, never ONCE, have I ever had a day where it just down pour all day long. Now I won’t say that won’t ever happen, but the chances of that happening are prettyyyyy slim. What I have found is that on these rainy wedding days, we have been able to sneak out between rain drops and create some beautiful-rain-free portraits. But here are a few other ideas so you can be properly prepared for a rainy wedding day!
There ya have it! All my best advice for a rainy wedding day.