It's always makes you a bit itchy, but it's really worth it to get down and get a great shot of the ceremony with a wide angle lens. I just love showing the bride and groom the view from here because it shows the fallen rose petals, the venue, and their wedding party. It was a magical day!
Camera settings: Nikon D800, 1/250 sec at f/9.0, 15mm at ISO 50, flash did not fire. Taken at 5:25pm.