1. Photography coverage on the day The duration of one photographer taking photographs on your wedding day. Usually the package details "up to 6 hours", or "up to 8 hours", or "from ceremony until the speeches". The length of time of the photographer taking photographs obviously affects the price of the package. 2. A second photographer Some wedding photographers offer the option to hire a second photographer. Most wedding photographers assume the second photographer will be there for the same length of time as the main photographer..