1) When it comes to wedding ceremonies, shoot away, as much as possible, so you can get away with a couple decent photos. 2) Florescent lights are God's gift to photographers. They provide nice bright even lighting that will make any photo great. Achk. I shot my first wedding this weekend. Friday, somebody asked... Hey, wanna shoot a wedding tomorrow? Having no experience, but a huge desire to do so, and the comfort of being the "second" photographer with no pressure or liability, I accepted with enthusiasm. At the rehearsal, the main photographer told me the two things above.