Weddings are beautiful and exciting occasions, but they are a tense challenge for the photographer. This practical book explains how to take romantic signature shots, as well as how to capture the spontaneous moments of the day. Written by an experienced professional and teacher, it gives essential tips to managing the day and covers the small details that will ensure your photography is cherished for a lifetime. It introduces different styles of wedding photography and advises on building a business, as well as explaining photographic techniques. It runs through the day's timeline and suggests how to prepare the final photographs. This practical book will teach you how to take stunning photographs of the bride and groom, their wedding and the story of the day. Beautifully illustrated with 172 colour photographs.