Bridal portraits are extremely Popular Southern wedding tradition. Brides more often than not will have their bridal portraits taken 3-4 weeks before their actual wedding day. These images are such a pleasant token for both you and your family. On your wedding day, I will definitely take a few bridal portraits of just you, but more and more brides are choosing to schedule a full bridal portrait session. The session give you more time to get amazing images, you can use the session as a test run to make sure you wedding dress fits perfectly. The session gives you the freedom to go to more than one location. It will allow you to be more comfortable on you wedding day. Plus, having a large print displayed at your wedding reception makes for a great focal point next to your engagement photos.