Shooting a friend's wedding
Vendors

Should you (an amateur) shoot a friend’s wedding?

Are you a hobby photographer thinking about shooting a friend’s wedding? You consider yourself pretty handy with a camera and have taken some shots of family and holidays that you’ll admit you’re pretty proud of. You’ve shared your artistic eye on Instagram and now your skill has been noticed by family and

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Product Review

Montage Wedding Album Review

My wedding was nearly 1 year ago, but due to difficulties with our photographer I never received a wedding album.  I’ve been procrastinating  putting one together myself so when the opportunity came up to review a wedding photo book from Montage, I jumped immediately! Originally we had purchased a photo package from

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Money Saving Advice Vendors

Choosing our Photographer

When most couples create their budget and figure out what is most important to them, they choose photography as one of their “splurges”. So if you read my budget post, you were probably wondering why we didn’t choose photography as one of our “splurges”, and the answer is simple – we knew

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Budget Savvy Resources

New Wedding Resource: Photographer Central

Heads up, budget savvy brides! There’s an amazing new (FREE) wedding resource in town that’s sure to make finding the perfect wedding photographer a breeze!Photographer Central is changing the way people find photographers for any occasion – and it’s especially helpful for weddings!Made up of every possible category you can think of, Photographer

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Sponsors + Partners

Wedding Photo Memories with Kodak

–Sponsored– We always love sharing cool resources for my budget savvy brides out there, and one that we’ve recently been introduced to is from none other than the iconic Kodak brand! Did you know that Kodak has a variety of mobile apps, as well as their Kodak Picture Kiosk, that allow you to easily

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Budget Savvy Resources

Where to Buy Your Canvas Prints

As a bride-to-be or newly-married lady, you’ve probably thought about getting some of your photos printed especially in canvas form! This is all the rage with brides and newlyweds, and there are so many places to choose from along with countless options of sizes, number of pictures, captions, etc. Today I’m taking

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Vendors

How I Snagged a Great Videographer

Hey BSBers! In previous budget posts I told you I was going to forgo videography because I could not find a way to make it fit into my budget. The lowest price I saw for semi-decent wedding videography was $1000. Everything I saw beneath that price point was terrible. And by terrible,

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