Minneapolis engagement photographer – Tori and Matt

Before their engagement photos, Tori warned me that she didn’t have any photos of Matt smiling. Minneapolis Engagement Photographer: CHALLENGE ACCEPTED!

Minneapolis Engagement Photo Ideas – Pui and Wei

Minneapolis Engagement Photo Ideas when your wedding is elsewhere I usually photograph engagement portraits when I work with a couple on their wedding photography. The engagement photos can be a great way to get to know your photographer, and for me to get to know you. But they should be much more than a job interview – they should but a pin into a specific time in your life and document it, capture a tiny slice of it to share. So Pui and Wei will have their wedding ceremony across the world, but their shared life started here, in Minneapolis,…

Engagement Photo Hack: different season – Alicia and Blake

Engagement Photo Hack: Play in a different season You’ve probably heard suggestions for times of day that are best for photos – the “golden hour” before sunset, avoiding glaring mid-day sun. Those are often good guidelines, but my favorite engagement photo hack is to choose a season for your photos. Spring with the bright colors, summer with long dusk, autumn with changing colors, and winter with the stark trees and bright clean aesthetics of snowy days. You probably chose your wedding date based on many factors – the availability of the venue, the schedules of your family, the weather that worked with your vision.…

Sculpture Garden engagement photos – Caity + Adam

Here is the deal with engagement sessions – Sure, they can be a nice way to get used to being photographed. Many photographers insist on doing an engagement session for exactly this reason. And, while I always enjoy spending an evening with my clients, I just don’t think that taking engagement photos are necessary to having great wedding images. Engagement photos should not be about the photography experience, they should be about you as a couple. When you have wedding photos, they will always representĀ a very specific day in your life – the day you got married. You will probably…