My advice - DEFINITELY make a list of photos that you want. Make sure the photographer understands...drill it! You won't regret it. Spend the money on a professional photographer...it will be money well spent. The Ultimate Wedding Day Photo Checklist — hand this to your photographer!
Most photographers will ask you if there are any particular poses or photos that you want them to capture on your wedding day. If you’re not sure what in the world you want, here’s a good list from KnotForLife.com to check and hand over to your photographer.