Wedding Submission FAQs

To submit information of your marriage ceremony to The New York Times, please comply with these directions intently, particularly concerning the picture necessities (preserve eyes degree in portraits). Click right here for the shape to submit your announcement.

When ought to I submit my announcement?

Please ship requests at the very least six weeks earlier than the authorized marriage occasion. We give choice to requests acquired earlier than that deadline.

When will my marriage ceremony announcement be revealed?

Marriages are reported within the Weddings pages within the Sunday Styles part and on-line at The timing of publication is ruled by the date of the authorized ceremony (when the civil marriage certificates is formally solemnized). We report on these authorized ceremonies happening through the earlier six days. Events on a Sunday are revealed the day of the ceremony.

Does it value cash?

The Times doesn’t cost for publishing these stories, however area is proscribed and we can’t assure publication. If it’s revealed, the report will turn out to be a everlasting a part of the Times archives, on and off the Web.

What data do I would like to finish my submission?

You should embrace your full names, the date of your occasion and the approximate time of day. We want your deal with, postsecondary schooling and occupations. Also please point out any noteworthy awards you acquired, in addition to charitable actions and particular achievements. And inform us the way you met.

We additionally require data on the residences and occupations of the couple’s dad and mom. Please embrace this even when the dad and mom are deceased.

Submissions are rewritten, fact-checked and edited to Times requirements.

We will need to have the title, title and non secular and/or authorized affiliation of the one that will legally signal the official certificates. For an interfaith occasion, embrace the names and affiliations of some other celebrant who will take part with the officiant, although please restrict to just one different celebrant. Also state the precise location of the occasion.

All bulletins should embrace daytime, night and cellphone numbers for the couple and their dad and mom. We additionally want the workplace telephone numbers for these performing the ceremony. Submissions with out phone numbers can’t be thought-about.

Important Photo Information

What picture necessities are there?

The Weddings pages usually publish formal portraits of and particular person brides. Couples posing for photos ought to prepare themselves with their eyebrows on the identical degree and with their heads pretty shut along with loads of area on the high and sides of the couple’s heads. Pictures ought to be in colour and in a horizontal format. Include the photographer’s title if skilled credit score is required. Examples of formal portraits may be discovered right here, right here and right here.

We will generally embrace casual images of people or at house, outside or in different enticing settings. Those posing for photos ought to be neatly dressed, and the pictures ought to be high quality. Examples of casual portraits may be discovered right here, right here and right here.

What are the technical picture pointers?

It should be a high-resolution JPEG file attachment (not embedded within the physique of the e-mail).

Note: Photographs altered digitally or in some other style should not accepted.

Image Requirements

Image necessities: JPEG file format, Width and top of at the very least 3000 pixels. Maximum file dimension of 12MB. Minimum file dimension of 3MB.

If you might be chosen to be within the Wedding pages, and are unsuccessful in delivering your picture file to the Web, you might e mail your picture to the reporter who will contact you.

Vows Column Consideration

To have us contemplate your occasion for the Sunday Vows column, please inform us how the couple met, how their relationship progressed and the way they arrived on the choice to formalize their union.

Enter that data into the area marked “pattern announcement” on the Times Web kind or, if needed, put together a replica submission, with a overlaying letter giving particulars concerning the deliberate ceremony and reception, and direct that request by e mail to the Vows column at [email protected]

If your announcement is chosen, you can be known as a couple of weeks earlier than the occasion.

If questions stay, you might name the Society News desk at (212) 556-7321 or ship an e mail to [email protected]

Because of the amount of requests, we might not be capable to reply instantly.

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