This article is by English Wedding member and Hertfordshire wedding photographer Becky Harley Photography

So, you’ve booked your dream venue and secured your wedding date in the diary – yay! What’s next?

Things can be complicated when booking a wedding photographer – firstly there are so many about! First and foremost I think it’s really important to choose someone whose work speaks to you and transports you to a moment, and that you get on with them on a personal level.

Once you’ve found your photographer, some will have various packages and extras that you can book to create your perfect wedding photography package. Today I wanted to talk about second photographers.

Should I book a second photographer for my wedding? Photo credit Becky Harley Photography (9)

You may have heard the term ‘second photographer’ bandied about by some people, but what does it mean, and why would you want to book two photographers?

There are several reasons that booking a second photographer might be a really good idea for your wedding.