Kinds of Photography from Atlanta Wedding Photographers

Are you having a wedding soon in the Atlanta or North Georgia area and looking for quality wedding photography and experienced wedding photographers for your wedding day?

Here is what you need to look for:

Quality & Service!

These are a few things that you should look for in a wedding photography!  Why settle for lesser quality prints and albums? Your wedding day is too important to be left up to weekend amateurs who shoot out of their homes and low-quality photographs printed at a local drug or discount store and stuck in a cheap album..

Your wedding photography should be the best quality it can be so it can reflect your perfect wedding day. The quality of our wedding photography and the service we provide are the two main reasons you should contact us about your wedding photography in Atlanta.

We offer:

  • Individual Personalized Service: No person is alike and no wedding is alike. We take a vested interest in making sure that your wedding photography is the best that they can be!
  • Engagement Sessions: We can shoot your engagement photos either in our studio or on location. Our studio is located on Main Street in Buford, GA.
  • Packages or a la carte: We offer comprehensive and affordable wedding packages as well as a la carte services for your convenience.
  • High Quality Prints: We send your engagement and wedding photography to a custom lab to develop your photographs. It is of a higher grade and quality that what you would get printed at a drug or discount store.
  • Digital Photography: We use the latest professional digital equipment to capture your wedding moments.
  • Digital Retouching:  We are also able to touch up and remove those unsightly last minute facial blemishes and adjust the photographs for the perfect reflection of your wedding day!
  • Stunning Albums: We have searched high and low for the best albums money can buy. We offer many top quality brands and styles to complement your wedding photography.
  • GNP Frames: We also offer custom framing services available through GNP Frames.
  • Photography Service Area: We primarily shoot in Atlanta and all of the Atlanta metropolitan counties as well as the rest of the north Georgia area. Please Contact Us if you have any questions.
  • Wedding Photographers Referral: For some reason if we cannot shoot your wedding (say if we already have the date booked or if the location is outside our coverage area) we can refer you to another quality wedding photographer.

Candid Wedding Photography

A wedding is a unique and personal celebration of a couple’s love, joy and commitment to each other. It is a many-layered event that is simultaneously a sacred rite and a jubilant party; a blessed declaration of love and a gathering of friends and family. Whether your ceremony is small and intimate, or large and stately, your wedding day is the culmination of many hours of planning. Once it arrives, all your planning generates an event with a vitality and spirit all its own.

I feel honored each time I am invited to participate in a couples unforgettable day. I work hard to create a personalized collection of wedding images that reflects their distinctive personality and style. Utilizing my extensive fine-art experience, I pay close attention to all the details that comprise a wedding.

Experience has taught me that, no matter what type of celebration a bridal couple chooses, they want coverage of the day’s events as they unfold, without an overbearing presence. Through candid photographs, I capture feelings and special moments as they evolve naturally by utilizing my strong visual sense in combination with my intuition. I capture the moment rather than dictate the moment.

I like to work closely with each bride and groom to ensure comfortable, relaxed portraits. Careful planning of the portrait session details helps to minimize its length. Couples who enjoy working with me appreciate the time it takes to create quality portraits. Meaningful photographs that will forever document their special day are their priority and they are always pleased with the results of my work.

Whether it’s well-orchestrated group portraits or natural candids, my clients tell me I’m fun and easy to work with. And best of all, they love my photographs.

Thank you for taking the opportunity to learn about my photography services.  I would welcome the opportunity to speak with you about your wedding day.  Please give me a call.  I look forward to hearing from you.
We have prices to fit every budget, all with high quality service. We are a member of Pictage, one of the largest online ordering and digital lab in the country, which allows us to focus on our passion – creating beautiful photographs of you.

Your wedding photographs really are an investment that should last a lifetime and more. Don’t choose just anyone; ask us about the archival quality of our photographs.

Wedding packages start at $1350 for five hours. All packages include a proof magazine and either a mounted or flush mount album. We have five standard packages to choose from, but we will gladly put together a custom package to fit your needs. Custom portrait sittings start at $150.00 and include one 5×7 photograph. Call or e-mail for a free information package.

We accept most major credit cards.


Wedding Photographer Overview and Mission

Affordable Elegance…

Our Photography has been providing Long Island with the highest quality photography for almost twenty years. Owned and operated by a professional photographer , we concentrate on only one wedding per day, yours.

We bring a style and expertise to each and every wedding. Our well-deserved reputation for uncompromising excellence is well known by the couples that have carefully entrusted him to capture the most precious moments of their lives on film.

Quality & Dependability…

We have been capturing timeless images for years. A master of lighting techniques, we utilize both natural and artificial light to stunning effect.

We rely upon the dependability of traditional medium-format film, and as many as 5 cameras and 4 flash systems are always on hand as back-up, so you can relax and enjoy your day with the utmost of confidence.

Our job doesn’t end on your special day…

You deserve to delight in every single moment of your wedding day, for generations to come. Only Image Makers can deliver this kind of quality, because we custom print each and every photograph (with the exception of proofs).

Every photograph we produce is cropped, dodged, and burned by hand, giving you the rich and vibrant image quality which is our trademark. And, of course, we only use the highest quality Kodak film and paper.

“We plan our day around your needs.”
Complete coverage starting at $1395.00 includes a bridal portrait, all proofs and negatives and 2 photographers on your special day.

Our style is a mix of candid as well as traditional photography. We shoot in both Color and Black & White. The package price also includes stops to photograph in locations if desired.

We only charge for travel over 50 miles. There is no fee for consultations and we will come to you for your convenience. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.
Whether it is a family portrait, or a highly stylized photo we can capture the moment. Again I would like to emphasize our willingness to come to the client where they are most comfortable. We encourage the use of personal props to make the photo more exclusive to each client. We take our time and like to give clients the opportunity for variations within a photo session.
“Photography form people who truly love pets.”
We come to you to photograph your pets in their environment so it is less stressful for them and you. We are happy to shoot indoors or out.
To make it more personal you may also be included in several shots if you’d like.

This is just a little about me. I have a degree in photography from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, and I have been doing the work for over ten years. I am originally from the State College area but have been living in Lancaster since the summer of 2001. We love the area and plan to make it our home.

My philosophy on photography is simple:
“This is a service that I provide to my clients, so what my clients want is most important. By working together with the client I can make memorable photos that they can treasure for a lifetime. This is why I believe that no photography session should be rushed.” Because of my beliefs I even come to my clients for consultations free of charge. I just love what I do and try to make that feeling come through in my work.

My rates are simple. Sitting fees are $50, and the Wedding packages start at $1395 and range as high as $2700. I am happy to work with clients by trying to customize a package to their needs. Feel free to call with any questions. I will be happy to try to help.

ith so much to think about and do, you can trust Martin Studios to capture all the special
moments of your wedding day with style, beauty, and expertise – from the more
formal portraiture to those spontaneous moments that make your
wedding day special.
Each package offers:
Full day wedding coverage with no time limits

Over 180 photographs for you to choose from

A hand-crafted 20 Page wedding album by Art leather

12 – 8×10 Photographs and 75 – 4×5 photographs
for you wedding album

Complete control over the layout of your album
On-line viewing and secure ordering of your
wedding prints via the Internet.

We also offer:
Black and White or Color reprints

Retouching and digital image enhancements

Thank you gifts from parents albums to gift
folios and enlargements

Wedding Photography Package Costs Florida

Wedding Packages

A Deposit of $200 is required to hold Wedding date. Balance is to be paid two weeks before Wedding. Payment in full is expected on Parent Packages and Extras when order is turned in. Prices do not include sales taxes and subject to change. These prices are effective 10-01-03 through 10-01-04. Out-of-town and/or relocation fees will be charged where applicable.

Economy Wedding Packages

#E1   Two rolls of film, All Proofs (Approx. 48) in Proof Book…………..$400
#E2   Four rolls of film, All Proofs (Approx. 96) in Proof Book………$600

Cost of Additions:
B&W Studio Engagement OR Bridal Session……………….each $50
-includes 5×7 B&W for paper and 8×10 proof sheet
Color Studio Engagement OR Bridal Session……………….each $75
-includes 5×7 B&W for paper and all proofs (12)
Color Location Engagement OR Bridal Session……………each $100
-includes 5×7 B&W for paper and all proofs (24)

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Standard Wedding Packages

#STD1 – 10 8×10’s in Large Album & All Proofs (96) in Proof Book………$900
Also Included: 1-11×14 Color Enlargement
B&W Studio Engagement Session and 5×7 B&W for paper
Color Location or Studio Bridal and 5×7 B&W for paper

#STD2 – 20 8×10’s in Large Album & All Proofs (120) in Proof Book………$1100
Also Included: 1-11×14 Color Enlargement
B&W Studio Engagement Session and 5×7 B&W for paper
Color Location or Studio Bridal and 5×7 B&W for paper

#STD3 – 30 8×10’s in Large Album & All Proofs (144) in Proof Book………$1300
Also Included: 1-11×14 Color Enlargement
B&W Studio Engagement Session and 5×7 B&W for paper
Color Location or Studio Bridal and 5×7 B&W for paper

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Supreme Wedding Packages

#SPR1 – 30 8×10’s in Large Supreme Album………. $1600
Also Included:
All Proofs (Approx. 144) in Proof Book
1-16×20 Enlargement
Color Studio Engagement Session and 5×7 B&W for paper
Color Location or Studio Bridal Session and 5×7 B&W for paper

#SPR2 – 30 8×10’s in Large Supreme Album………. $2100
Also Included:
All Proofs (Approx. 144) in Proof Book
1-16×20 Enlargement
Color Studio Engagement Session and 5×7 B&W for paper
Color Location or Studio Bridal Session and 5×7 B&W for paper
Parent extras included:
2 Small Parent Albums with 20 5×5’s in each
2-11×14’s Enlargements

#SPR3 – 30 8×10’s in Large Supreme Album………. $2600
Also Included:
All Proofs (Approx. 144) in Proof Book
1-16 x20 Enlargement
Color Studio Engagement Session and 5×7 B&W for paper
Color Location or Studio Bridal Session and 5×7 B&W for paper
Parent extras included:
2 Large Parent Albums with 20 8×10’s in each
2-11×14 Enlargements

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Parent Packages

  1. 10 5×5’s and small parent album…..$180
  2. 20 5×5’s and small parent album…..$300
  3. 32 5×5’s and large parent album……$410
  4. 10 8×10’s and large parent album….$300
  5. 20 8×10’s and large parent album….$450

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Portrait Packages

Studio Sitting Fee-$35 (for 12 exposures) or $65 (for 24 exposures)
Location Sitting Fee-$60 (for 12 exposures) or $90 (for 24 exposures)

#1 Two 8×10, Two 5×7, Four 3 1/2×5, and 8 Wallets……….$100

#2 One 8×10, Two 5×7, Four 3 1/2×5, and 8 Wallets……….$85

#3 Two 8×10, Two 5×7, and 8 Wallets……………………………$69

#4 One 8×10, Two 5×7, and 8 Wallets……………………………$54

#5 Two 8×10 and 8 Wallets………………………………………….$44

#6 One 8×10, One 5×7, and 8 Wallets…………………………..$42

#7 One 8×10 and 8 Wallets………………………………………….$29


8 Wallets…………………………………..$15                        48 Wallet Special……………………….$50

One Proof…………………………………$8                            Four 3 1/2×5….. ………………….. ……$32

One 5×7…………………………………….$13                           Two 5×7……………………………………$26

One 8×10………… …………………. …..$15                             One 8×10 Canvas…………………..$120

One 11×14…………………………………$45                             One 11×14 Canvas……………….. $150

One 16×20……… ……………………….$100                              One 16×20 Canvas………………..$200

One 20×24…………………………………$150                             One 20×24 Canvas………………..$300

One 20×30…………………………………$280                             One 20×30 Canvas………………..$400

One 24×30…………………………………$380                             One 24×30 Canvas………………..$550

One 30×40………….. ……………………$480                             One 30×40 Canvas………………..$650

Prices do not include frames. Many styles and price ranges
are available. Prices do not include sales tax or any shipping & handling.



Sarasota Wedding Spots

ent Tree Country Club
Bird Key Yacht Club
The Bradenton Yacht Club
Cafe on the Bay
Caroline’s on the Bay
The Chelsea Center
The Colony Beach Resort
The Country Club of Sarasota
El Conquistador Country Club
The Crosley-Powell Estate
The Field Club
Heritage Oaks Country Club
The Hilton, Longboat Key
The Holiday Inn, Lido
The Holiday Inn, Longboat
The Holiday Inn, Riverfront
The Holiday Inn, Venice
The Hyatt
Laurel Oaks Country Club
The Longboat Key Club
The Manatee Convention Center
The Manatee River Garden Club
The Meadows Country Club
Mote Marine
New College (Cook Hall)
The Oaks Country Club
Palm-Aire Country Club
Pelican Pointe Golf and C.C.
Peridia Country Club
The Phillippi Estate
The Plantation Golf and C.C.
The Plaza Restaurant
The Ramada of Osprey
Rosedale Country Club
The Sarasota Garden Club
The Selby Gardens
Spanish Point Chapel
Stoneybrook Country Club
The Summerhouse Restaurant
University Park Country Club
The Vinoy Hotel
The Waterside Room
The Women’s Club of Palmetto

Helpful Wedding Suggestions

I trust you will find these suggestions helpful…

Budget extra time for those special photographs of the two of you. If you are getting married in a great outdoor location, such as the Selby Gardens, you probably will want to make the most of it with your photography.

Allow plenty of time to get ready. There are usually a lot of last minute details to take care of, and you still have to get dressed. If any members of your bridal party always seem to be late, I suggest telling them to be there an hour before they really need to be.

Hiring a wedding coordinator is an excellent idea. They minimize the chaos that can come up, and ensure that your day runs smoothly.

In the Church:
For the best photos, consider facing each other when at the altar. If you have your backs to the audience, we can’t see your faces.

Also, please remind the bridal party and all the family members whom you wish to be photographed to remain at the church until they have been photographed.

If you have a receiving line at the church, be aware that it takes about 15 minutes per 100 guests to file past to congratulate you.(This can be important when figuring out your arrival time at your reception.)

Outdoor Weddings: Outdoor weddings can be quite beautiful. I suggest considering the following elements:

  • The Ceremony Time- where the sun is located in the sky at your ceremony time can make a big difference in the quality of your photography.


  • The Time of Sunset-usually the best and most dramatic light is 30 minutes before sunset to 15 minutes after.


  • Shade-trees or tents for relief from the sun is an excellent idea.


  • Insects-(Fire-ants, love-bugs, no-see-ums, gnats, mosquitos). Bugs are a fact of life here in Florida, so you may want to consider having electric fans, insect sprays, citronella candles and the like to help keep the bugs away.


  • The Weather- wind, rain, heat, and humidity can be a big factor both in how you look and how you feel. This is why I stress the importance of having a very workable indoorback-up plan in case of bad weather. Planning an outdoor wedding between early June and early October (Hurricane season) without having a back-up location can be very risky.

The Limo:
When it comes to hiring a limo, be sure to consider the time needed for photography at the church when telling the driver when to pick you up.

Drinking heavily the night before or having one or more drinks just before your ceremony tends to make one look tired or sleepy. If you are planning to have a guys/ladies night out before your wedding, please try to make it at least two days before your wedding.

On Hiring Wedding Vendors:
If you haven’t experienced your vendors personally, don’t be afraid to ask for references. You have every right to ask for a sample to taste-test, or to see recent examples of their work, or to ask to observe them working on location at another wedding. You are spending a lot of money for photography, music, food, cake and flowers, and you should have a very clear idea of how you will be taken care of.



Sarasota, Bradenton, Venice Wedding Photography Venues


Ascenscion Lutheran
Bahia Vista Mennonite
Bayshore Mennonite
Bee Ridge Baptist
Bethel Mennonite
Cafe on the Bay
The Colony Beach Resort
Concordia Lutheran
Cook Hall (New College)
Covenant Life    Presbyterian
The Country Club of    Sarasota
The Crosley-Powell Estate
Faith Baptist
First Baptist of Osprey
Faith Lutheran
Faith Presbyterian
First United Methodist
Good Shepherd Lutheran
Grace Baptist
The Hilton, Longboat
The Holiday Inn, Lido
The Holiday Inn,    Longboat
Holy Cross Lutheran
The Hyatt
Incarnation Catholic
Liberty Baptist
Longboat Island Chapel
The Longboat Key Club
Marina Jack Restaurant
Myakka State Park
New College
The Oaks Country Club
The Church of the Palms
The Phillippi Estate
Pineshores Presbyterian
The Plaza Restaurant
The Radisson
The Church of the    Redeemer
Restoration Fellowship
Ringling Rose Garden
The Rock
Sarasota Baptist
The Sarasota Garden Club
The Selby Gardens:

·  The Gazebo

·  The Payne House

·  The Oak tree

·  The Banyan tree

·  The Bo tree
Southside Christian
Spanish Point
St. Andrew
St. Boniface
St. James
St. Martha’s
St. Michael’s
St. Patrick’s
St. Paul’s
St. Thomas More
The Summerhouse    Restaurant
The Tabernacle
Temple Beth Sholom
Unity Church
University Park Country    Club
Vamo United Methodist
Victory Christian Family    Center
Westminster Presbyterian


Bradenton Colonial Baptist
Bradenton Yacht Club
Christ Episcopal
Christ United Methodist
Church of the Cross
Community Church of God
Congregational United
Dry Prairie Baptist(Duette)
Ellenton Methodist
The Gamble Plantation
The Holiday Inn, Riverfront
Hope Presbyterian
Living Lord Lutheran
Miakka City Methodist
Miakka Methodist
Our Lady Queen of    Martyrs
Palma Sola Bay Baptist
Palmetto First Baptist
Palmetto Presbyterian
Peridia Country Club
The Church of the Rock
Rosedale Country Club
Roser Memorial Chapel
Roser Memorial Church
St. Barbara’s
St. Peter and Paul
South Florida Museum
Trinity United Methodist
Unity Church
Westside Christian


First Baptist
Grace United Methodist
The Holiday Inn
Venice Bible Church
Venice Golf and Country    Club
Venice-Nokomis United    Methodist


The Beaches of…

·  Anna Maria

·  Casey Key

·  Lido Key

·  Longboat Key

·  Siesta Key
St. Pete Museum of    History
The Vinoy Hotel,
St. Pete

Wedding Photography Costs in Colorado

Package 1 $ 699
3 Hours Coverage
72 Finished prints
Package 2 $ 899
4 Hours Coverage
144 Finished Prints
Protective Album
Package 3 $1,099
5 Hours Coverage
144 Finished Sprayed Prints
Protective Album
Portrait Sitting
(4) 8×10 Enlargements
Package 4 $1,299
5 Hours Coverage
144 Finished Sprayed Prints
Leather Album
Portrait Sitting
(4) 8×10 Enlargements
(6) 5×7 Enlargements

Package 5 $1,999
Unlimited Time Coverage
Unlimited Sprayed Prints
Leather Album
(2) Leather Parent’s Albums
Portrait Sitting
(8) 8×10 Enlargements
(12) 5×7 Enlargements