Famous for its magnificent landscapes and iconic architecture, New Jersey Botanical Garden – Skylands has become one of the most popular and romantic engagement photo shoot locations.
Most of our couples consider engagement photo session prior to the big day. It gives us a chance to capture the feelings between them in relaxed situatuin.
Not to mention, it’s also a great opportunity to work with studio photographer before the wedding.
I’m sure you’ve seen the good, the bad, and the ugly when it comes to engagement photo sessions.
You want them to be perfect. You want them to feel like real you. This is why Chevonne and Willy chosen New Jersey Botanical Garden for their engagement portraits.
With so much riding on engagement portraits, you want them to be perfect.
The trick isn’t the great location or great lighting, a lot of it is how you and your fiance prepare for the engagement photo session.
Show Off Your Shoes.
What you wear is likely going to dictate how comfortable you are moving around. Comfort at the engagement photo session is everything. Want to wear stilettos that match your personality? Not a problem, simply bring relaxed shoes as well for walking in the park between locations.
Give your confidence a boost. More confident you feel, the better your engagement photos will turn out.
You’ll have your engagement photos for a long time and may even use them for your wedding invites or save the dates.
You don’t have to match your wedding’s main color, just find outfits to give the photos the same color palette and feel. Consider wearing a cocktail attire.
Choose your outfits ahead of time, so you are not rushing to find pieces that work together.
Sparkly Things & More.
Your outfits should be less formal. Any accessory (a colorful scarf, earrings, hat) can add so much visually to your engagement photos.
A beautiful necklace brings balance almost to any neckline and adds to the composition.
Choose What That Feel Like You.
Of coarse looking really good is important for so many reasons.
At the very least, your engagement photos are a perfect opportunity to capture some sweet moments between you and your partner.
You should look organic in your attire. If you feel like yourself, you’ll look more natural on your engagement photos, too.
Skylands Manor is located right at by the parking lot and this is the address we recommend using for your GPS: 5 Morris Rd, Ringwood, NJ 07456