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#41 Outdoor_girl1010

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    Posted 04 May 2009 - 08:37 AM

    I have not finalized much with the resort its self. I have my date March 13.2010, Wedding: The Beach, Package: The Aqua: The Menu: Beach BBQ (but we are not have our dinner on the beach). No flower set up yet, but I sent her picture this weekend asking if some flower were included in the package or how much more it would be to have them. I know I am just doing the cake that is included in the package and bring down ribbons and flowers myself. We are not going to have a DJ. We are just going to use our IPOD/CD.

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    #42 amberagd

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      Posted 06 May 2009 - 11:58 AM

      Sounds like we have picked alot of the same things! Thanks for sharing what you have confirmed at this point.
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      #43 DanielleNDerek

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        Posted 06 May 2009 - 12:11 PM

        Quote:
        Originally Posted by Outdoor_girl1010
        See and thats funny you say that because I like yours better. lol
        Figures! Maybe they'll let you use the old setup. they probably still have the stuff for them. But they might charge ya, that's how they get ya lol

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        Hey!
        We are getting married in February 2010. We sent in our paperwork with the Aqua package. Do you know when we need to finalize all the details and such? I know we have time, but just curious how much you have finalized?

        Look forward to planning with you all!
        I didnt send in my final paperwork until 30 days before and than i was still changing things about a week and half before the wedding. lol So i'm sure your fine.
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        #44 pcguy17

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          Posted 11 May 2009 - 02:04 PM

          Hi

          I've read in a lot of the reviews people used outside photographers at the PPR. Has anyone used their standard photographer? If so do you have any pictures posted so I can see some of their work? Were you happy with their work and what you received for the money?

          Thank You

          Jesse

          #45 NyBeachBride

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            Posted 11 May 2009 - 06:07 PM

            i did a lil photo shoot when i was there on vacation...a compete package for video and photo all day is 2500.00..the photos are ok..i mean they use photo shop and they due black and white and stff...i hink a good photo will know how u look good and how to position u and stuff..he took about 100 photos and i only like 10...menaign the way i came out... he took a lot of closeup athat i was liek omg no! lol maybe i was being picky i dont know..send me ur email and ill email you the ones i have...
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            #46 NyBeachBride

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              Posted 12 May 2009 - 12:55 AM

              i tried emailing you but it kept coming back as rejected...this photo on my siggy is my fav or the pics
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              #47 foxytv

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                Posted 12 May 2009 - 09:36 AM

                I recall seeing some pics from the PPR house photographer - but can not remember who ... so I would recommend searching the entire Dominican Republic thread area. To the best of my recollection they were good - just not as off-the-charts as the photogs you would pay to come in.

                Compare prices - it might be worthwhile to bring someone in. I know there is a local company that does great work in Punta Cana.

                #48 TATrisha

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                Posted 12 May 2009 - 10:10 AM

                $2500 for 100 photos!?!??! Wow... that's expensive. But, for what it's worth, I like your signature picture! :)

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                #49 Lindsay521

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                  Posted 13 May 2009 - 11:42 AM

                  Hi Everyone,
                  Does anyone know if you can mix and match from the cheaper packages?
                  I am going with the Aqua package but I do not like the aqua table cloths, I like the ones from the Fantasy package. As the Fantasy is cheaper I would think I could just use the linens from there but do you think they will charge for that?
                  Lindsay and Seth
                  March 28, 2010 - Paradisus Palma Real, Punta Cana

                  #50 pcguy17

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                    Posted 13 May 2009 - 01:20 PM

                    Hi

                    From my talks with Viviana, they will let you do pretty much anything you want if you want to pay for it. I also received a price sheet from her yesterday about the photo packages offered by their house photographer. If anyone would like i'd be happy to send to you (it's too large to post).




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