Telling a story through pictures as moments unfold
Engagement photography story : Malvika + Pranay , The Club, Mumbai, INDIA Understanding a Photographer's Candid Style
When searching for a photographer, of course price is going to be factored into your decision, but another element of your decision should be dependent upon the style of photography that you like best.
One style that can be seen is what's called a Candid style. Candid photography involves taking pictures of people who are unaware that they are having their pictures taken. The photographer is always on a FLY – simply capturing the scene without actively altering the scene by giving direction to the people in the photo. A candid picture is an assortment of storytelling and picture taking. It’ll create memories that are even more personal and unique
They’ll be capturing of activities and convert them into a ongoing masterpiece of design.
Candid photographs are informal in your ceremony. They usually run a lot from one place to another and with super heavy gear approx. 8kg weight of just one camera and they usually carry two cameras, to ensure that they get the same scene from various angles to have a wide variety of pictures, Also by using different lens to shoot same scene can tell a totally different story.
It could need some light editing but it generally does not have to retouch your pictures totally.
The photographer will need to have long contact lens on his camera to have the ability to take from afar.
Million of moments happens during a event at various stages, which the couple often miss seeing as most of the times ,hence to capture these beautiful moments need candid style, so that you get to see all those precious moments.
Overall, when searching for a photographer for any event, from Pre weddings to Weddings make sure they are skilled in the style of photography you are looking for, so you don't end up with any surprises when you get your photos back!
Certain functions like receptions’s mainly demand only group pictures hence traditional photographer is a must.If you family members prefer having loads of group picture and you wish to have candid pictures, then hire a candid photographer who can also get a traditional photographer team, so that they can work in sync and cover the wedding.Never make a mistake of getting a different candid & Traditional team as most of the times they will end up fighting for space and you as a client will be in loss , as both the team most of the time is just thinking of clicking pictures fast before other team comes or fighting for space, and not thinking enough on getting creatives shots.