will need both the h5 and h6
Check-in by: 08:40 AM
Meetup: 09:40 AM
1633 McDonald ST NW Grand Rapids MI, 49504
Start Time: 11:30 AM
1560 Morris Dr Niles, MI 49120
UNF has worked with vendor 1 times:Rachel & Josue's Wedding on 05/29/22
Ceremony: Morris Estate, Wedding Chapel
Reception: Morris Estate, Morris River House, The Grand Hall
(about a minute drive between them)
Ceremony Audio: Venue
Ceremony venue is a closed system and we do not have the ability to attach to it.
Reception Audio: Venue
Venue Contact – Cara Largent – Event Coordinator
Called about being upset with pictures from Andy, specefically didn't get some shots he wants:
- Jennifer, blake, the 3 kiddos.
- Behind as they walked down aisle
"Favor" – wants picture from video from behind
Possibly drone, follow up week before.
We will send over Rachel & Josue to check out.
Max 40 people, v small wedding
Doing well-wishes station (separate video), not sure if we're doing during cocktail hour or reception, will discuss later.
Couple & Party
Party Details: 4 on each side. Best man blakes brother, No maid of honor yet.(Each side size, family details, etc.)
Blake's Mom is "Guest of Honor" – Really important to get good shots of her. She is 87.
Josie Crocker - Bridesmaids, Blake's Daughter
Abby Crocker - Bridesmaids, Blake's Daughter
Avery Crocker - Bridesmaids, Blake's Daughter
Michelle Wyse - Maid of Honor
3 Groomsmen, one is brother
HIs party is the same as his first marriage?
Important to get Blake's mom in there.
No outside photos
Check in with Andy on Arrival to start with Dress & Detail Shots
Doesn't like the dress hanging "on entrance"
Likes it hanging in dressing room,
Getting to Chapel at noon – under chapel is bridal and groom lounge
PhotoG Arriving at noon, UNF arriving at noon – Maybe try to arrive 11:30
First look with Jennifer's parents, possibly also her brother?
1:30 – First Looks w/ Family
1:30 - 2:15 – Photos at Chapel
No first look
~~Moment with her dad before ceremony, right before double doors open – private moment with her and her dad. ~~
String quartet during ceremony
Hold off on centering back camera until after Andy gets his through-doors shot.
3:00 - Ceremony
Unity Candle – Be sure to get moms there!!!
Writing own vows
Bell Ringing at Ceremony
Can we try to get fake ring shots in ceremony spot after ceremony?
(bell is closed but can capture sound) During Recessional..? Bell is electronic, Jennifer & Blake won't actually be pulling a rope or anything. Need to keep filming recessional, parents will be doing some slightly different things than the processional.
Big Group Photo following ceremony
Not planning on going outside for photos
**Well Wishes Station during cocktail hour. **
3:45 - 5:15 – Photos at Chapel and Riverhouse to follow
**~5:30 - Reception **
6:22 PM Saturday, February 18, 2023 (EST)
Sunset in Niles, MI
6:00 – Dinner
_ no speeches or toasts as of now._
If there are any they would be spontaneous.
7:00 – First Dance
Jennifer dancing with her dad, possibly also her brother
Blake dancing with his daughters, possibly also his mom
No bouquet toss or garter