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#1 sohappy

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    Posted 09 January 2008 - 12:29 PM

    Hi Everyone,

    I could use some advice. Just as a quick note, I have to re-plan my wedding.

    We've decided to get marry just the two of us in Cabo and have a reception in Los Angeles later.

    We decided we wanted to be married on 09/01/08. The photographer we REALLY want to work with is only available in 10/08.

    Here's my question:

    Should I move our date to October? I'm worried about the weather in Cabo.


    An alternative is to keep our date use another photog and fly back down for a trash the dress session with the photog we want to work with.

    Keep in mind I am in the planning stages so nothing is definite yet except my fi.


    #2 TammyB

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      Posted 09 January 2008 - 12:31 PM

      Have you considered getting married during the week? Maybe the photographer you want to hire has a week day open. IMO if you love the photographer, and if it's just the two of you, I would work around his/her open dates. Unless of course the date you picked holds meaning to the both of you.

      #3 LeXiee

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        Posted 09 January 2008 - 12:37 PM

        I agree with Tammy!!

        If the date isn't a special one for you.... I would work around the photographer's schedule. :)

        #4 cheese_diva

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          Posted 09 January 2008 - 12:54 PM

          I think I would be more nervous about bad weather in September than in October.. we were married Oct 28.. sunny and 93 every day. :)
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          #5 becks



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            Posted 09 January 2008 - 12:57 PM

            The second trip for the TTD is a good idea if that's what you really want the photog for. But otherwise I agree with Tammy - unless the date is special, work with his open dates.

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            #6 sohappy

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              Posted 09 January 2008 - 02:50 PM

              Thanks everyone. I will talk to my fi and see how he feels about it. The date doesn't have too much meaning. We wanted a date we could remember and would be good timing to travel on our anniversaries.

              I will talk to to both Las Ventanas and One and Only Palmilla. We're down to picking those two locations.

              #7 Maura


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              Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:05 PM

              i have to echo angela -- sept 1 is smackdab in the middle of the hurricane season in cabo, so the liklihood that you'd be totally rain-free is pretty low. october is a much safter bet for clear weather.

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