Romantic Chicago Engagement Session
An engagement session is a great way for couples to get wonderful pictures together. Many people think that it is not necessary because you will get lots of photos at the wedding. Unfortunately, this is not true. The day is so busy and there are so many moments that you want to capture that you end up with very few of the two of you together. Lauren and Kyle had a magnificent urban engagement session. They wore special outfits and used the natural beauty of Chicago as a backdrop.
This is why we recommend that all couples have these sessions. It is also great because you play a part in how it is done. It is a chance for you to get photos at a special place or to wear a certain ensemble.
Their session began at 5:30 a.m. at the beach but you could still see Chicago in the background. They were color coordinated which made them look even more fabulous. They took shots in the water that were so romantic. They also got some get pictures using the lifeguard stand as a prop. But this was just the beginning.
They then continued their session and went around the city using the graffiti and sights as backdrops. They changed their outfits to look dressier for this part. They looked like a couple going out for the evening. But there was still more. We have all heard that a dog is man's best friend. Well if you get married, the dog becomes a couple's best friend. Therefore it was fitting that they included their dog, Zoe, in the session, wearing a sign that said save the date. How cute? Lauren and Kyle had a great engagement session because they planned it. They wore clothes that told their story and selected venues where they would feel comfortable. As a result, they obtained spectacular pictures. Make sure that you have an engagement session and be creative. You will get pictures that you can use throughout the wedding season and cherish in years to come.
Captured by: Lemon Twist Images