For most couples I work with, it's their first time getting married. They're typically facing a million decisions, many of which they don't even know where to start on, or what their preferences are. The critical piece of info to keep in mind is that
there is no need to follow tradition for tradition's sake.
Your wedding might involve 10 people, or 100, or more. Or perhaps just the two of you. It could be by the ocean, in a desert, overseas or just down the street...you get the idea. When we got engaged, we decided on three aspects that were important to us, and filled in the gaps around that to bring things together. What follows are a few pieces of wedding advice that I've built up to get the best out of not just the photography but also the entire wedding.