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Recommended timeline for wedding day photography

I often get asked what is the timeline and order for photographs on the wedding day.This is purely a suggested guide, and is for a ceremony with a nearby reception venue. It’s worth remembering that weddings rarely run according to schedule, so although it is a good idea to have a timeline planned out I always just go with the flow on the wedding day!
03/10/2018
9.00am Bride getting ready and detail photos
11.30am Bride is ready, photographer departs for ceremony venue
12.10pm Bride departs for ceremony venue
12.30pm Ceremony
1.30pm Congratulations outside ceremony venue - I call this "Meet and Greet"
1.50pm Confetti and large group photo
2.00pm Depart for reception venue
2.30pm At reception venue for welcome drinks and canapés
3.00pm Group photographs
3.30pm Bride & Groom photographs
4.00pm More mingling
4.30pm Call to be seated for dinner
4.45pm Bride & Groom enter the room, and dinner is served
6.15pm Speeches
6:45-7:15 Bride and Groom portraits
7.30pm Evening guests to start arriving and photo booth is running
8.15pm Cake Cutting and First Dance
8.30pm onwards music, dancing and having fun
9:00pm Night time portraits and buffet