So you are engaged and are in full wedding planning mode. But before you plan a wedding, you must experience the time of being engaged. And with that time comes the wonderful engagement photo session. If you are stuck with trying to figure out what you want to do for you engagement photo session, here are a few ideas to help you keep this time as memorable and as personal as possible as you prepare for your Big Day!
Your first date location. A great idea for an engagement session is to go back to where it all started. Having your photos taken at the location of your first date is a wonderful and sentimental way to capture your relationship and engagement, And going back to that place will easily set you and your lover in a romantic mindset for your photos which is always a great thing. The emotions that you’ll be able to stir up on that day will be easily tapped into if you are set in the place where your relationship first began.
Things you like to do together. Another engagement photo session idea is to take photos doing activities you two like to do together as a couple. Whether it be hiking, or watching movies, or playing basketball together, capturing what make you two happy as a couple is always a beautiful thing to photograph. And when you’re being active and more candid in your photos, your photographer will be able to get more genuine moments in your session as well.
Where he proposed. Another unique idea is to set your session on where he popped the big question. By choosing this location, you can also have the option of reenacting the moment or you can just sit and remember that beautiful day together. Also physically going back to that place will easily bring upon the way you both felt when you both decided to be engaged to each other.
Most important thing is to keep it personal to you as a couple. No matter what location or setting you decide to choose for your engagement photo session, just be sure that it is personal and refelctive of the two of you both as individuals and as a couple. This is such a wonderful and exciting time in your life, so be sure that the photos you take that day symbolize that wonder and excitement. Enjoy each moment and each other during this beautiful time, and your photos will definitely show that. Have fun, be in love, and good luck! Congrats!!!