Your big day might be occupying a lot of space in your mind and rightfully so, having an engagement shoot does not need to be a grand spectacle but it is lovely to have for several reasons that we’ll layout below. To summarise, an engagement shoot is a statement that you plan to spend the rest of your lives together. It’s giving those around you the chance to celebrate with you and it serves as a precursor to the main event.
- An Announcement
What better way to announce your happy news than with a number of gorgeous images that capture your essence and love as a couple. This will give your friends a family an excuse to congratulate you, celebrate and, more importantly, receive a heads up about your impending nuptials.
- A Declaration Of Love & Devotion
Singles be gone! Let everyone know that you and your significant other are planning to tie the knot and are therefore completely off the market. Aside from this, you can let your colleagues and acquaintances know about your happy news and bask a little on social media if you’d like.
- Wedding Invites & More
Of the many potential uses for engagement pictures, one of the big ones is using them for your save the dates or wedding invitations. Other reasons that you may want these pictures include, family photo albums, to decorate your first home together, for memories, and more.
- Testing Out Your Wedding Photographer
An engagement shoot is a perfect excuse to test out the photographer that you have in mind for your wedding photos. Additionally, you will have this work opportunity to get to know each other better.
5. Having Professional Photos Before The Wedding
Yet another reason to go for a test run with your significant other is so that you can get used to the process and the outcome of having your pictures taken together professionally. This will take some of the pressure off for the big day as it will be just like riding a bike. Practice does make perfect after all and the pressure will be off your big day as you can have an “I’ve been through this before” relaxed kind of mindset and enjoy your big day.
Looking for more proof that makes having an engagement photoshoot worth it? Contact us at Sharon Rose Custom and we’ll introduce you to success stories and tips to make your shoot a successful one.