You’ve picked a date, chosen the perfect venue for your special day, and hired an unbelievable wedding planner. Next on the to-do list is finding someone to document it all… and it’s a big decision!! Not only will this be the person to preserve your most special memories, but they’ll also be by your side every step of the way throughout your entire wedding day.

For these reasons, it’s important that your photographer is the PERFECT fit. (No pressure, right?) Not to worry though, I’ve got your back! Today I’ve put together a mini-guide on how to find your dream wedding photographer. Read on!

How to find your dream wedding photographer

If I’m being honest, it’s hard to think about finding someone I can trust to care for my clients the way that I do. At the beginning of 2020, I took a big leap and hired my first associate photographer Lauren! Looking back, it was hands down one of the best decisions I’ve made for my biz!!! Between Lauren and myself, we are serving close to 40 couples in 2021. I couldn’t be happier to be bringing our experience to so many sweet + deserving people.

Today… I’m excited to announce that the Rachael Kazmier Photography team is growing AGAIN!

My Team is Growing!!!

I bet some of you may be wondering why I always show up with a second photographer on wedding days. It’s included with all my packages, because I believe it holds THAT much value for my clients!!! Today I wanted to spill the tea on why that is! Read on for why I believe a […]

The Importance of Second Shooters

Family formals are often described as the most stressful part of a wedding day, but today I’m here to tell you they don’t have to be!! With some planning and a little effort, it’s totally possible to make this part of your day a breeze. Read on for my best tips for family formals!! 1.       […]

Tips for Family Formals

You’ve spent countless hours searching for the PERFECT white dress. You’ve scoured Pinterest and every showroom in town. You’ve likely dropped thousands of dollars on “the one”. Then, you’ve scheduled multiple fittings to make sure the thing fits like a glove. Sheesh!! By the time your wedding day rolls around, that dress has become a […]

Why it’s OK if your Wedding Dress gets Dirty

Engagement photos are a BIG deal. They commemorate a special moment in your lives, they capture your personalities as a couple, and they set a tone for your upcoming wedding day. From save-the-dates and social media posts, to your wedding website and perhaps even at the wedding itself, your engagement photos will likely be highly […]

The Ultimate Guide to Engagement Sessions

That special day is approaching! You’ve chosen flowers, tasted cakes, and had a dress fitting or two. All your dreaming is quickly becoming a reality, and now it’s time to start thinking about a timeline for your wedding day! Timelines are SO important – they tell you, your vendors, your family, and your guests when […]

Wedding Day Timeline Tips

Hi, dear friends. First looks are a hot topic for so many couples, and I’m here today to help you make the right decision for what works best for your wedding day, and for you and your partner!!! So what’s a first look you ask?? It’s that intimate moment between the couple before the wedding […]

Is a First Look Right for You?

Earlier this month, I hosted the CUTEST brunch for my brides at DL Loft!!! It was the perfect excuse to dress up, drink bubbly, and chat all things weddings! My 2019 brides shared their their planning expertise, while my 2020’s got alllll the wedding inspiration from the greatest event planner + designer herself, Debi Lilly!! […]

Bride’s Brunch at DL Loft

Cheers to 2020!! It’s a new year, a new start, and that means there’s no better time to commit to some New Years resolutions. You’ve got a sparkly rock on your ring finger and you’ve officially taken on the title of fiancé (yayyy!) So how do you slay at this thing called wedding planning, all while […]

5 New Years Resolutions for the Bride-to-Be