You may have already heard of this famous engagement session. Sometimes not at all. This term “engagement session” remains vague for you and perhaps you hesitate, wondering what its usefulness is. However, be sure, you will love this concept of session. You'll even be dying to call me to prepare your engagement photo shoot!
Ready for the adventure?
Culturally, photography is more rooted in Anglophone culture. My English-speaking clients from the United States are familiar with these engagement sessions. They are quite widespread. Thus, it is not uncommon for couples to tell me about it from the first contact email when they show their wedding photos with me.
In France, we are more cautious and probably more modest. However, today this type of session is widely developed and many photographers offer these engagement sessions. However, it is normal that you have only a vague idea of what an engagement session can be. You discover this through the preparations for your wedding.
Be curious about this engagement photo shoot. You will quickly tell me about it and reserve yours. 😉
What is an engagement session?
An engagement session is a couple photo session. We do it a few weeks or even a few months before your wedding.
My photography style is bright and in soft colors. Spontaneous, natural and alive. I really like taking candid photos that show the tenderness and complicity of my couples. That's why I offer you small games and invitations. You let yourself be guided, confident. You are comfortable and the photos are a real pleasure.
Why do an engagement session?
As a wedding photographer in Alsace and across the globe, I see only advantages to the engagement session: I get to know my couples of future brides, and I put them at ease so that they are even more relaxed on D-Day!
I particularly like the engagement sessions because they allow us to take the time to take pretty couple photos. By choosing the place, the season … Where on the wedding day we prefer to see you making the most of your day and your guests at the party. With the rhythm of your wedding day, an engagement session is the best option to offer you a real moment of relaxation, laughter and great photos.
An engagement session serves to release the stress of wedding preparations. For me, it is above all giving you a break. A bubble of oxygen to recharge your batteries and be more comfortable in front of the lens. You will see how much we laugh and have fun in a photo shoot!
Why do an engagement session?
In the race for preparations, you will take a break.
The engagement session is for you. It is a photo session of your couple, which we will carry out a few weeks or a few months before your wedding. Each couple of lovers comes out conquered by this experience. Here's why to do an engagement session.
Essential, the engagement session is chosen by my bride and groom and has only advantages:
- It allows you to get to know more about your photographer
- It allows you to familiarize yourself with the objective to completely forget about it on your wedding day.
- It builds trust and builds friendships
- You have fun and forget the stress!
- And you are reassured about your beauty in front of the lens
- Your beautiful photos will be perfect for your invitations, save the date or wedding guest book! And to remind you how much you love each other. And photos, other than selfies, that's pretty good, isn't it?
Drowned with tips and pinterest boards, your engagement session is really an opportunity to cut off from everyday life to take time for both of you. A simple and privileged moment, filled with tenderness and complicity. To create unique memories.