The Importance of Booking a Professional Wedding Photographer in Sheffield

wedding photographer in Sheffield, Footprint PhotographyHere at Footprint Photography, we understand that your wedding day may be the most important day of your life to date. We believe that choosing a good wedding photographer should be at the top of your list when it comes to planning your big day. And the best way to ensure fantastic wedding photography is to choose a professional wedding photographer with plenty of experience.

How to Choose Your Wedding Photographer

When choosing a professional wedding photographer in Sheffield, we recommend that you make a point of asking if it is their full time occupation. Of course, there are some fantastic amateur photographers out there, and many talented photographers who work at weekends in addition to their day job. But with a professional, you can rest assured that they will do a fantastic job because their livelihood depends on it as they have nothing to fall back on. Basically, they’d have a lot more to lose if they didn’t put in 100% effort on the day and produced wedding photography that simply wasn’t up to scratch.

The Dangers of Going for a Really Cheap Wedding Photographer

You may be trying to keep the costs down at your wedding and consider using an amateur as a way to do this. But remember, if the results aren’t quite what you expected, you’ll never be able to reshoot! Professional photographers may charge more, but you really do get what you pay for. And if paying more means professional equipment, proper insurance, specialised knowledge and consistently excellent work as vouched for by previous clients, surely it’s worth it?! A good friend of ours often says “If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional, wait until you count the cost of using an amateur.”

Husband and Wife Professional Wedding Photographers

One of the many nice things about using Footprint Photography as professional wedding photographers in Sheffield is that we are a husband and wife team, both professionals, and both with plenty of experience in wedding photography. One of the advantages of hiring us as a couple is that we can cover all aspects of the getting stage for both the bride and groom, that way no one gets left out in those all important ‘behind the scenes’ getting ready shots!

So if you’re engaged and planning a wedding, and are looking for a reputable and professional wedding photographer in Sheffield, have a chat with us and we’ll be able to help. Remember, you want to make sure that you will be able to treasure you wedding photographs for years to come, and by using Footprint, we guarantee you’ll be able to do just that!

Email Nick at, or call us on 01909 519 874 or 07964 109 876 for friendly advice and more information.