An engagement session is an excellent way to grow comfortable in front of a camera with your wedding photographer. You will avoid all of the jitters, learn how your photographer operates, and your photographer will receive a solid idea of your comfort level and your best angles, which results in excellent pictures on your wedding day. However, the abundant common reason to capture engagement photos is for your save-the-dates. That is why we admire when couples show off their personalities with creatively themed shoots. What suitable way to introduce your guests to the two of you as a couple? Grand Lens Photography offers 5 different photo ideas to improve your engagement session.
dress like characters in your favorite movie
For an engagement photo session, you probably would prefer to set a romantic, emotional mood, and what remarkable way than with a theme from a movie? If you are a movie-lover, consider a romantic movie-inspired theme for your engagement photo session. There is something for every type of movie lover, and you can go all out with the theme or just employ it as a guide. Click here to find some charming photo ideas and become inspired! For the not-so-romantic types, take a glimpse at these impressive and creative mock movie posters for your save-the-dates.
go on an adventure
People say love is the greatest adventure and we could not agree further. Sometimes magic happens when you take a risk to step out of your comfort zone. If you enjoy hiking, we could head out on a trail. If you prefer to explore the city, we could get our wanderlust on and see what happens. So how do you plan for an engagement adventure? Consider these adventurous ideas below and prepare for a bit of entertainment!
For the "offbeat" couple
For the quirky couple who is looking to add extra creativity in their engagement announcements, take a peek at this couple's engagement photos. Nathan and Jessica crafted quite the elaborate scenario for their engagement photos.
There are various aspects that could instantly bring a person flashbacks of a certain genuine moment in their life. Whether it is the circus, annual camping trips, or even that one fascinating day at the carnival. For those who are high school sweethearts, here is some inspiration for you:
For the patriotic couple, there are several ways you and your partner could display how proud you both are of your country. This couple chose The Planes of Fame Museum in Chino in California as the background for their engagement session and it made the perfect setting for this vintage military-inspired photo session. Justin, a Navy pilot, donned his pilot wings, while Sally drew inspiration from a '50s pinup for their gorgeous patriotic shoot.