Ok, so he’s popped the question, you’ve set a date, now let’s talk about another fun part of the wedding planning process – engagement photos! Engagement photos are great for allowing you and your soon to be husband the opportunity to feel comfortable in front of the camera before the big wedding day! This is especially helpful for those of us that are a little camera shy. It’s also a great opportunity to get comfortable with your photographer, which enables the photographer to capture more natural interactions between you and your love.
When planning a location for your engagement session, make sure it’s in a place that captures your personalities. Here are a couple of questions to help you along with some suggestions:
Atlanta has a wide variety of options for engagement sessions. Some of the most common places for engagement pictures in Atlanta are the local parks; including Stone Mountain, Piedmont Park and Atlanta Botanical Gardens. Atlanta also has urban settings with cool graffiti features like the Krog Street Tunnel.
These fun and memorable images can also be used for your wedding such as save the date postcards, guest sign in books, gifts to parents, or even table signs instead of numbers. Last but not least, you can place the portraits in your new home you are starting together as husband and wife.