as a creative service, we understand the importance communication and collaboration has on the output of a shoot. this is why we base our shoots off of shotlists.
a shotlist is– in short– a list of the predetermined images that we’ll be capturing. this ensures all parties involved in a shoot are on the same page prior to, and during the big day. in other words, it’s a game plan! there are many ways that these can be organized and laid out; it really comes down to the preference of the individual who creates it.
what is included?
typically a shotlist will list specific details for the photoshoot. below are the details we include in our shotlists:
in combination with the written details of a shot, the creative team will have some sort of inspiration to aid the client in visualizing their ideas with the photo they intend on capturing.
shotlists are a fantastic addition to the shooting process to ensure there are clear and concise ideas about the final outcome of the photoshoot. this tool typically prompts questions or ideas for both parties involved.