Amy Scarlato and William Lynes Wedding Day Photography Timeline Saturday, November 10th, 2012 To Do's: 1. Have the rings/ring box with one of the ladies in the prep area for photography purposes. We will then have them handed off to the best man prior to the service. 2. Let your relatives and bridal party members know what time to be present for their formals. 3. Text me the room number for the prep or let the front desk know I'm coming. 4. Let me know if there are any changes or updates to this schedule by giving me a call at 412.983.2102. My assistant's number is 412.980.0777 in case you can't reach me for any reason. = 84 guests 10:00am-11:30am-Photographer arrives at 300 West Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. Photographer will capture ladies' prep and details at this time. Requested images: gown, shoes, garter, invite, save the date, wedding bands, e-ring, jewelry (necklace, bracelet), floral, possible card, bridesmaid gifts, handwritten vows, candids of prep 11:30am-12:30pm-Photographer will capture images of the groom's prep at the hotel. We will then also begin groom's formals and the groom with the groomsmen at approximately 12pm around the grounds of the hotel. We would need the groomsmen there at that time, dressed and ready. Requested images: Any details present-bouts, tux fronts, card, handwritten vows â€œPrepâ€? shots Groom alone Groom with each groomsman (1) 12:30-12:45pm-Bride dresses. 12:45-1:30pm- We will begin the bride's formals on hotel grounds. We would like to have the bridesmaids and the bride's immediate family dressed and ready by 1:00pm and we will all meet in the bride's suite. Requested images: Bride alone
Bride with each maid (2) Bride with all maids (2) Photo of each maid solo Bride with mom Bride with dad Bride with mom and dad Bride with brother Bride with mom, dad, and brother Bride with mom, dad, brother and sister-in-law 1:30-2:25pm-First look photography at Station Square Requested images: First look Bride and groom formals Bridal party formals Reflection shot Several different areas around Station Square 2:25-2:30pm-Groom's immediate family portraits in front of the Sheraton Station Square. Requested images: Groom with mom Groom with dad Groom with mom and dad Groom with sister Groom with mom/dad/sister Groom with mom/dad/sister/brother-in-law 2:30-2:50pm-Bridal party, immediate family, and photographer board shuttle and travel to David Lawrence Convention Center (fountain-permitting), 1000 Fort Duquesne Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 to the water wall there. Photographer's note: SB, HB, L, U, B on bus with us 2:50-3:00pm-Bride, groom, and bridal party portraits at the water wall 3:00-3:15pm-Travel to Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. 3:15-3:45pm-Photographs on the grounds of Carnegie Mellon University to include CFA Building,
number floor, blue wall, bridge, etc. 3:45-4:00pm-Travel to Heinz Memorial Chapel, Fifth and Bellefield Avenues, Pittsburgh, PA 15260. 4:00-4:30pm-Set-up for ceremony, guests are seated. Photographer will discuss photography restrictions with staff/officiant (Pat). Requested images: programs, ceremony decor 4:30-5:00pm-Ceremony Ceremony tips: 1. Hold bouquets at belly button. 2. When you come down the aisle, look ahead and PAUSE, walk slowly. 3. Walk around the back of the unity candle to light it in audience view if possible. 4. Hold your kiss for three seconds at the end of the ceremony. 5. At the end, after recessional, hide yourself away so an impromptu receiving line doesn't form. Requested images: unity candle, readers, vows, rings, kiss 5:00-5:10pm-Sparkler send-off outside of Heinz Chapel Sunsetâ€”5:07pm 5:10-5:30pm-Family formals at altar of Heinz, time permitting (if time expires, we will move to outside of the building or later in the reception) B/G/B's extended-mom/dad/brother/SIL/Uncle Alex/Uncle Ken/Uncle Mike/Aunt Maryann/Aunt Nancy/Aunt Sue/Cousins Alexis/Alec/Jessica/Holly B/G/Ushers (2) DISMISS: Uncle Alex/Uncle Ken/Uncle Mike/Aunt Maryann/Aunt Nancy/Aunt Sue/Cousins Alexis/Alec/Jessica/Holly may all head to the reception. B/G/G's extended-mom/dad/sister/BIL/Uncle Dave DISMISS: Uncle Dave may head to the reception. B/G/B's immediate-mom/dad/brother/SIL B/G/B's mom/dad/brother B/G/B's mom and dad B/G/B's mom and dad/G's mom and dad DISMISS: Bride's parents and siblings may board limo.
B/G/G's immediate-mom/dad/sister/BIL B/G/G's mom/dad/sister B/G/G's mom and dad DISMISS: Everyone may board limo at this time. 5:30-5:50pm-Travel to Grand Concourse, 100 West Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 5:50-6:20pm-The bridal party and parents will go into the restaurant to refresh while the bride and groom do some night portraits around Station Square. Possible locations include bridge, lighted fountain, and elevated walkway above parking deck. Do â€œexit shotâ€? at this time or alter in evening (with possible leftover sparklers). 6:20-6:50pm-Bride and groom will enter refresher area to relax. Photographer will enter reception area to capture details. Details: cocktail hour shots, cupcakes, cake topper, server, flutes, escort cards, favors, table names, guestbook, cardbox, gift table 6:50-7:00pm-Prepare for introductions. Consult with band on where couples will enter and pose for their photo. 7:00-7:10pm-Introductions, followed by a toast and dinner service. 7:10-8:20pm-Meal service concludes and is followed by cake cutting, first dance, F/D, M/S **All group shot lined up on Station Square stairs prior to general dancing beginning** 8:20-11:00pm-Reception continues. Photography will complete after capturing of open dancing as well as bouquet toss. Any other groups will be photographed as requested.
Published on Feb 12, 2013