Why a Professional Photographer is Worth the Investment for your Cabo Destination Wedding?

Lovely bride is posing beautifully for the camera   Lovely bride is standing on on the rocks and infront of the beautiful blue beach. The bride is looking gorgeous posing for the camera under the bright sun and the rough water - destination wedding of the wonderful couple Hagop and Rose at the picturesque Sheraton Los Cabos on the beach. GVphotographer is an amazing destination wedding photographer based in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Why a Professional Cabo Wedding Photographer is Worth the Investment?

Is wedding photography the most important thing when it comes to your Cabo wedding? Nope, not at all, however when it comes to planning your Cabo Destination Wedding it should be up there on the priority list of things to look at, budget for and book.

Wedding photography is important because it will capture your day, it will capture your memories, it will tell a story, and not just any story, it will tell a beautiful story of your special day, a day you will never forget. A story that you can show friends and family, your kids, and grandchildren, something you will have and can treasure for ever.

You see your flowers will wilt, your cake will quickly be eaten, your invites will be binned after the day, your dress shall be worn once, those shoes shall go back into their box, this isn’t me trying to be glum and miserable, this is about perspective, this is about helping you focus your budget on things that you may not put importance on, such as wedding photography.

Couple walking on the beach   Photograph of the couple walking on the beach at sunset for their photo session - Fabulous Destination Wedding at the distinctive luxury hotel in Cabo San Lucas The Cape, a secluded place ideal for out of the ordinary weddings and events. GVphotographer is a destination wedding photographer in Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

Whether it was from a close friend or an article you read online, you’ve probably heard a destination wedding photography horror story or two. If you haven’t, they usually go something like this: a bride is getting ready in their room, friends and family are coming in and out notifying them when vendors arrive, and finally, the wedding photographer arrives—the photographer is a younger relative who has picked up wedding photography as a side gig. Excited, the bride does her utmost to appear as camera-ready as possible, despite the commotion in the room. After some time passes, the photographer lets out a sigh of frustration. “The lighting isn’t so good,” the bride hears. A common issue for someone just getting into photography, sure, but when it comes time for your wedding day, you can’t afford to have issues or miss a moment entirely. What every couple should consider is hiring a Cabo Professional Photographer for the job. Why?

You Owe it to Yourself

Lovely bride is performing a dance step with the guests at the dance floor   The bride is standing with her bridesmaids and friends on the dance floor. They are doing a dance step together on the dance floor. Other guests too are dancing on the beats of music at the evening reception party of the couple- destination wedding of the wonderful couple at the beautiful Acre Baja, Mexico. GVphotographer is an amazing destination wedding photographer based in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Weddings are a huge investment of time and money for every couple. By the time of your Cabo wedding, you’ve likely spent over a year researching different services, calling various vendors, and spending countless dollars to make the whole thing come together. While it’s understandable to want to cut back on wedding costs wherever you can, it would be a disservice to all the effort you put in to not have your big day documented by someone who is a professional and can make sure your memories last a lifetime. The easiest way to avoid cutting corners is to follow a budget with planned expenses from the very beginning. Fortunately, there are some online services out there that are great for this. In the grand scheme of things, you’ll find a Professional Cabo Wedding Photographer is well worth the investment.

A Professional Has a Plan B

Photography photographer isn’t exactly as easy as pointing and shooting. There’s a lot that a photographer has to account for. That includes anything that could potentially go wrong. For example:

  • What happens if a camera malfunctions? A professional photographer has a spare.

  • What happens if the flash dies? A professional has extra batteries.

  • What happens if the weather takes a turn? A professional knows how to capture the best image, no matterthe weather.

A Professional Has the Right Equipment

Bride is wearing her lovely white gown with intricate designing   The picture beautifully captures from back the bride getting ready on her wedding day. She is wearing an elegant white gown with intricate details on it and is getting it set with the help of five of her bridesmaids- destination wedding of the wonderful couple at the beautiful El Ganzo, Baja California Sur. GVphotographer is an amazing destination wedding photographer based in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
This wedding had the most incredible Mexican dancing and the highest flying groom I have ever seen. Stunning documentary photography from GVphotographer.

A family friend or relative might have picked up a nice camera, but the proper equipment doesn’t end there. Light stands, flash diffusers, tripods, and a whole host of specialized lenses are just a few of the things needed to be ready for any scenario—all of which can cost several thousand dollars. Hiring a professional is a surefire way to make sure every shot is taken with the best gear for the moment. A Professional Has Expert Knowledge Having cutting-edge gear will undoubtedly enhance the quality of your pictures, but without an expert behind the camera, much of this goes to waste. Great pictures are the result of capitalizing on light conditions, capturing intimate moments, and a preferred stylistic interpretation of the connection between you and your guests. This comes from years of experience and hard work. Weddings are notoriously difficult to capture, as various lighting conditions and settings present a host of challenges to photographers.

However, a professional will be able to use these conditions to their advantage, so you get the best image every time!

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to email myself at  info@gvphotographer.com and I will be happy to make sure you are making the right decision for your needs.

Thank you,

Gonzalo Verdeja

Cabo Wedding Photographer

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The dinning table of the guests decorated with candles in luxuri   The beautiful wooden table is decorated with green plants and beautiful candles kept in the glass case. They are taking the whole look of the table to a new level- destination wedding of the wonderful couple at the beautiful Villa Wedding at the Pedregal in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. GVphotographer is an amazing destination wedding photographer based in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
A beautiful diamonds ring picture from the gorgeous couple is an amazing Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. GVphotographer is an amazing destination wedding photographer based in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico