Let’s be honest. Not a lot of us are gifted with model-like powers lead to stunning poses in front of the camera. And though we all want to have perfect engagement shoot photos, it’s only natural to feel shy, awkward, and uneasy in front of the lens. But worry not, dear brides! We talked to our partner photographers and asked them for their top tips on how you can get comfortable with the camera and nail your engagement shoots! Read up and find out more now.
1) Get a feel of the environment.
Shooting in a gorgeous location has its advantages, says Martin Aesthetics. One of the most useful tips you can keep in mind is to use your surroundings! Get a feel of everything your shoot location has to offer and think of how it makes you feel–happy, inspired, romantic, etc.–and try to channel those feelings when you face the camera.
2) Prepare suitable outfits.
When you look and feel great, it shows, especially in photos! So do prepare suitable outfits, emphazises Martin Aesthetics, and work with a stylist. You can also work closely with your makeup artist and florist to create a look that will put everything together.