Dallas wedding photographer Randal A. West offers Dallas brides the very best in Dallas wedding photography.

Are you getting married in Dallas? Who will be your Dallas wedding photographer?

Here is a list of some of the things you should consider when looking for a Dallas wedding photographer.

//1 personality

When selecting a Dallas Wedding Photographer you are selecting more than just a photographer for your wedding day. You are hiring a wedding photographer that will be with you, your family and your group throughout your entire season of this point in your lives. Personality   is a huge part of the selection process and should not be overlooked or discounted in any way.

Your Dallas wedding photographer’s personality can set the tone for your entire wedding day and your bridal party. Ultimately it can impact your wedding photography altogether. You will more than likely be working with your wedding photographer for a year, or longer in some cases, by the time you factor in your engagement session, post wedding photography, and delivery of your wedding albums.

//2 price

While price is always a factor when selecting your Dallas wedding photographer, it should not be the only thing that matters. All too often we hear horror stories from brides who made a decision for their wedding photography based purely on price. It turns out not to be worth it the end. Regardless of your choice of Dallas Wedding photographer, Never sacrifice quality  in exchange for a discounted price. When it's all said and done, the captured images provided by your photographer will be all you have to remember and cherish those special moments your wedding day.

//3 wedding albums

What will you do with all your images from your wedding photographer? Most people opt to place them in a beautifully designed wedding album provide to each of our clients. Don’t underestimate the importance of a creatively wedding album from your wedding day. This is your family heirloom and your one keepsake you will have forever to remember for the rest of your life from your Dallas wedding.

When selecting a Dallas wedding photographer you should look for an album that best represents you and your new family. Wedding albums come in all shapes and sizes. Questions you should ask. Your Dallas wedding photographer 1) How many pages come in the wedding album? 2) How many images will be in the wedding album? 3) What style and quality options are available for my wedding album?

//4 coverage

Something often overlooked when selecting a Dallas wedding photographer is the number of hours that will be offered during the coverage of your Dallas wedding. Typically you will want your wedding photographer to be with you to document all the moments of your wedding day. After all, that’s what you are hiring them for. That being said, typical coverage requirements for your wedding day should be about 8-10 hours.

Be careful here. Some Dallas wedding photographers offer cut-rate prices by offering you less than adequate wedding coverage for your day. These become hidden costs and once you realize it, it’s often too late.

//5 number of wedding photographers

How many Dallas wedding photographers will be at your event? Most events need at least two wedding photographers. This ensures that your wedding photographer is focused on working with your group and directing the day and allows the second wedding photographer to have coverage going on at the same time.

We find that by having two Dallas wedding photographers at your event, your wedding photography needs can best be met all while ensuring that nothing gets missed from your big day.