Perth Engagement and Pre-Wedding Photogtapher
I love my job as a Perth engagement and pre-wedding photographer. Engagement photography is increasing in popularity and I can’t recommend it enough.
There are lots of reasons why couples choose to have engagement and pre-wedding photography. Firstly, they are a great way for you to meet your photographer before your wedding day and get some amazing images of you both together. Many of my couples go on to use the images from their engagement and pre-wedding photoshoots in their wedding stationery.
Secondly, lots of people tell me they feel awkward in front of the camera. Let’s face it, most of the time we don’t live celebrity lifestyles getting papped all the time, so having our photograph taken can make us feel embarrassed, shy or awkward. So, an engagement and pre wedding photography session is the perfect time to address these concerns.
The session will help you to feel comfortable in front of the camera so when your wedding day arrives you will feel much more relaxed. During the engagement and pre-wedding photoshoot, I can give you useful hints and tips on how to relax in front of the camera.
These photoshoots should be fun. Especially if you choose somewhere that has meaning like the place where you had your first date, a favourite cafe/bar or your favourite place to visit on the weekend. There are no rules for these photo sessions, the most important thing is to enjoy yourselves.
Creative Perth engagement and pre-wedding photography
Luckily, I get to be a wedding photographer in Perth so I know all the best locations for the perfect engagement and pre-wedding photoshoots. I also know the time of the tides at the beaches, the time the sunsets and rises, precisely when the best locations have the fewest tourists. Well, it is my job to know this stuff!
For adventure seekers there’s Bells Rapids, a walk bridge that spans the Swan River over the white-water rapids, that has beautiful scenery, fauna and the odd sighting of grey kangaroos. Or the seaside town of Lancelin, a small fishing and tourist town just 127 km north of Perth. It has beautiful beaches with views of the Indian Ocean. The perfect setting for a romantic engagement and pre-wedding photoshoot.
Margaret River is also a great location for a Perth engagement and pre-wedding photoshoot. This small town stretches between two lighthouses and is awash with craft breweries, wineries and boutiques. So, you can really make a day/weekend of it. It also has stunning beaches great for surfing, as well as limestone caves and sea cliffs that make amazing backdrops in all of my images.
The vibrant village of Balingup makes a fantastic location for Perth engagement and pre-wedding photography. The clean air and the alluring smell of the eucalyptus forest are invigorating. Add to that Balingup’s orchards, vineyards and farmland and you have everything you need for the perfect engagement and pre-wedding photoshoot. Stay overnight in Balingup and you’ll hear a night chorus of singing frogs, kookaburras and cockatoos.
Beautiful engagement and pre-wedding photography in Perth
My photographic style is always natural and authentic as I always want my couples to have fun and just forget about the camera. This approach allows me to capture my couples as they actually are, interacting with each other in an effortless and natural way. Nothing too posed or forced, but always looking their absolute best!
So, if you’re currently planning your wedding and want to know more about engagement and pre-wedding photography in Perth, then why not get in touch.
I’d love to hear about your wedding plans.