THE PROCESS

Let's talk about

To start the booking process, simply get in touch!  I respond quickly to all inquiries with a link to my Wedding Collection Guide, as well as the option to schedule a phone call. I love offering my couples custom packages that best fit their specific needs for their wedding day, so after our call, I'll send a personalized proposal your way for approval. Once the proposal is approved, a 50% retainer and signed contract is all you need to secure your wedding date.

The Booking Process

Once everything is signed, sealed, and delivered, then the real fun begins. I pride myself in being very hands-on with my clients when it comes to the wedding planning process, and am always here to give advice or suggestions for anything needed.  Across the board, I believe that each wedding planning experience is unique to each couple, but I promise to be as helpful as possible. If you select a package that includes an engagement session, I offer all of my couples customize outfit suggestions for their engagement session. I have questionnaires and planning processes from the day you sign your contract to help me completely prepare for your unique wedding dreams and visions.

The Planning Process

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When I'm at your wedding day, my job is to act like your dream best friend who happens to be carrying a lot of camera gear. You're stressed? I'm here to calm you down. You need a mimosa? Already pouring the glass. I arrive at each wedding day with my timeline and shot list completely planned out, so that I can be fully present in making the moment feel as magical as the pictures will look.

The Wedding Day Process

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Pop the champagne - your photos are on their way! It takes a month to send off your film and edit your wedding photos, but within a month of your wedding day, they're all yours. I send a digital gallery first, and then collect any additional edit requests before ordering any prints and albums that were included in or added to your wedding package. Three to four weeks after the final approval of your photos, you can expect your photos to arrive in the mail on a gorgeous USB drive.

The Post-Wedding Process

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"Out of all the vendors we had for our wedding, Lindley was our absolute best."

My one piece of wedding advice to all my friends is to book Lindley first before anything else. She is simply a must have. She is professional, captures every moment, and makes you feel so comfortable."

sarah anne, bride

Consistency with both film and digital images, I've worked to achieve an editing style that is consistent and realistic.

The passion of a photographer who truly loves her job and the couples that she gets to capture

Education on all things related to your wedding, from someone who has truly seen it all.

Peace of Mind that you and your memories are safe in talented and caring hands.

Ten years of experience photographing weddings and portraits, so complete peace of mind that your memories are in good hands.

The best and most up-to-date gear, business systems, and industry information to provide you with a top quality product.

Constant education on how to perfect my craft and better serve you, because I believe in being an eternal student.

Nonstop planning to ensure that everything about the way your day is captured is tailored completely to you.

What's Behind the Scenes

What You'll Experience

Overheard:

- Jenny STokes, bride

"Lindley produced a beautiful product that we will treasure for years to come. At the end of your wedding season, you will only have your memories and your precious photos! You can trust your special moments to Lindley, who will also become a lovely friend."

After the special day is over, your closest friends and family have gone home, after you've taken off the heels and put away the dress, the photos that we take together will be where these beautiful, special memories will live, and looking through them will bring all of these magical moments back to life. Whether you're holding your heirloom wedding album or looking at the prints framed on your wall, these images will be something that you can cherish forever.

I want to help you every step of the way, whether that's chatting about your wedding colors, what to wear for engagement photos or your timeline. Make sure you choose the perfect photographer to not only spend the entire day with, but one who will treasure your day like it is their own. I don't want to be just another vendor on your wedding day - I want to feel like your closest friend! If you and I click as people and not just as vendor and client, it's going to make the experience so much more magical.

Making Memories

I believe in

Read more about the philosophy

NUMBERS

the number of weddings that I accept each year

By The

20

The average price of wedding day coverage

8000

of my couples do first looks. ask me why!

99%

the ROLLS OF FILM, ON AVERAGE, I SHOOT AT A WEDDING

40

Let's talk about film

When I get on calls with future couples, one of the things I hear the most is "we absolutely love the feel of your photos, but don't know exactly why." Most of the time, when we talk about what exactly is speaking to them, it quickly becomes clear that the "feel" to which they're referring is the look of film.

Film, like a video?
No, film like the old school rolls that the photogs of your grandparents were captured on! A large part of my wedding photography process is that I shoot mostly medium format film, as opposed to digital images. 

What exactly does that mean?
This part is a little more difficult to explain. First of all, it means that I'm spending over $1,000 per wedding buying and processing the film from your wedding. But I would never change that, because I believe that is absolutely worth it. To the average person, a film image may not look *that* much different than a digital one, on the surface. However, there is a certain depth, timelessness, and classic feeling to a film photograph that just makes it so much more precious. I feel like your wedding images deserve to hold the emotion of the day they capture.

MARION & CHRIS

"Lindley is incredibly gifted. She's an absolute joy to work with and makes everything seem so natural and fun.She shot my engagement photos, bridal portraits and my wedding and I could not be happier. She has exceeded expectations (which were high - I've followed her work for years) on every occasion. She truly captured the essence of my relationship with my husband. I can't recommend her enough... we will continue to book Lindley for every occasion possible."

"She truly captured the essence of my relationship with my husband..."

Hilda & Nino

"Lindley is beyond talented - she exceeded all expectations for our legal wedding ceremony! She made us feel so natural and confident in front of the camera, and we actually had so much fun with her during the whole process. Everyone was incredibly impressed by her and in awe of the moments she captured. We will definitely be using Lindley for all of our special moments to come!"

"She made us feel so natural and confident in front of the camera."

Do we sound like the perfect fit?

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IT'S ALL ABOUT THE RELATIONSHIP

Yours, and ours! I firmly believe that my duty as your potential wedding photographer is to ensure that we're the perfect fit, and that starts with a relationship.