No photography or additional lighting is permitted during the service.
Flash pictures, the movement of photographers and the sound of camera shutters disturb the worshipful atmosphere. Flash pictures may be taken in the hallway before the bride enters the sanctuary, or as the bride and groom leave the sanctuary, so long as they are taken from behind the last row of pews.
All photography in the sanctuary must be completed 30 minutes before the service begins.
Ushers will be instructed to advise any guest with a camera that photography in not permitted during the service. As many flash pictures as desired may be taken in the sanctuary, courtyard, or Parks Wilson Room before or after he service.
A form stating the regulations regarding photography must be given to the photographer, signed and returned to the church office at least 2 weeks prior to the wedding.
Videotaping of the service is allowed providing no additional lights are used. The video camera must be placed on the balcony so that it does not interfere with the worshipful atmosphere of the service.
A form stating the regulations concerning videotaping must be given to the videographer, signed and returned to the church office at least 2 weeks prior to the wedding.
Last Published: April 5, 2007 3:04 PM