Got your special day lined up soon? The tingle of warmth spreading across every time you think about finally tying that knot or slipping in the ring?
The one magical day we have pieced together all of our lives, the wedding bells sounding everywhere, get the wedding prep rolling with a flawless pre-wedding photo shoot!
Who says you get to dress up only once?
With the season of joy lighting up everyone’s spirits, capture the background of swaying waves, infinite blue, and your life partner all in one frame!
Your dream pre-wedding pictures are taken with a backdrop of sprawling gardens, ceaseless waves, or the golden-hued sunset!
Make your special day beautiful even before it begins; get your perfect pre-wedding shots captured with our tips.
Couples Pre-wedding Photoshoot Ideas
1. Nature Walk
Nothing beats the beauty of nature! The sprawling greens, and warm earthy tones, would always add a healthy flush to our pictures, rendering it the perfect setting for pictures that are grounding and full of life.
Candid shots while taking a stroll in a natural setting, the afternoon or evening sun kissing your skin, the cobbled pathways of parks and gardens, and holding hands with your beloved make for the perfect picture to last for a lifetime.
2. Beach Day
The wedding bells chime in the air, and it’s the season of love. Joining hearts for a lifetime’s worth of journey over our turquoise seas and golden sand. The endless skies bearing witness to each joyful moment; hit the beach for some soulful pictures.
And for couples who want a little bit more goofiness, have a day of fun in the sun, and capture playful shots of you two splashing in the water or building sandcastles. They never fail to be a hit!
3. Romantic Picnic
Old school has got it right. With checkered blankets and wickered baskets, a bow in the lady’s hair, and a light summer shirt on the to-be-groom, have a day of merriment while perfecting your pre-wedding shots.
Set up a cozy picnic with your favorite blanket and some lip-smacking snacks, and sip your drink while capturing languid moments of motion between you and your partner! With the sunny blue skies and the green, green grass, what could be more fun than a day out with little treaties?
4. City Exploration
A classic that never fails to hit the mark right on its target! One of our favorites, city explorations are a great way to get closer and capture several genuine shots. Every city has a story to tell, and find it with your loved one and have your journey captured through a series of picture diaries that preserve these lovely memories for ages to come.
Wander around the city, and stumble into quaint cafes, curious old shops, famous landmarks, and not-so-famous backdrops that have centuries of history behind the walls!
5. Sunset Shoot
Another personal favorite of ours, the sunset shoot with its scenic backdrops, is a hit amongst any pictures taken. The swirling orange, red, and pink, with a brilliant blue, the vast open skies laid out resplendent like an ever-moving canvas is a wonder to behold!
Imagine the evening breeze lifting your clothes ever so slightly, the sunset making you glow golden, and your silhouettes entwined; it cannot get any better than that. And we give you our word about that!
7. Theme Park Fun
For the fun-lovers who love nothing more than a clean shot of adrenaline boosting up your veins, this is the perfect activity to get your pre-wedding shots that get hung up on the walls of your homes!
Pick a theme park, pack your swimming clothes, get a waterproof camera, and record and capture the fun, laughter, and sometimes sheer terror as you cut yourself loose and ride the rides! As a bonus picture, don’t forget to capture an image of your partner devouring a sticky cotton candy, their face riddled with pink ribbons of sweetness!
8. Coffee Shop Date
The premise of uncountable romance books and movies, a coffee shop date is an unshakeable classic that is bound to leave any couple sated and content.
A cozy interior, the warm aroma of freshly ground coffee, and some cushiony couches, not to mention the whole aesthetic, never click a bad picture. Capture the quiet and routine motions of sharing something mundane with your partner.
With a mug of warm coffee cradled between your fingers as you converse with your partner in crime, the quiet comfort it offers can be captured splendidly with a candid! Besides, you also get a date out of it; we count that as a win!
9. Bookstore Browsing
Speaking from the point of view of a person who spends the majority of their time with their head stuck in books, there could be nothing sweeter or more heartfelt than pictures captured in a bookstore.
And if your partner enjoys the pleasure of these paged wonders, you do not even need to undergo the trouble of posing for candids!
Capture some of the coziest moments between you and your partner, tracing the spines of the books, reading together, and the nearness and dearness of doing something well-loved! Add your reading glasses and tote bag for posterity, and you could not have a more heartwarming or Pinterest-worthy picture!
10. Vintage Car Cruise
If you and your fiancee are car buffs and enjoy looking at the artform that is vintage cars, each curve and crook, polished to a fault, the gleaming silver-gold shine they have in their very essence, then a vintage car cruise sounds like your cup of tea.
We advise renting a vintage car and going for a spin, capturing some stylish shots of you and your partner in your retro ride. The shots will sure come out suave-looking, capturing your relationship’s shared love and character!
11. Waterfall Adventure
Take a moment to picture this, the gushing waters behind you, the isolated hike to reach the isolated spot, the greenery soaking your senses as the mountains raise from the bowels of the earth to spill water in front of your sights.
Grab your hiking shoes and take a hike to a nearby waterfall and capture the beauty and romance of the cascading water. Also, gives you a wonderful opportunity to get started on your pre-wedding diet scheme!
12. Concert Night
Rock n’ roll! Feel the music thrum in your veins, the crowd’s energy lighting the air on fire! Attend a concert and capture some lively shots of you and your partner dancing and singing along to your favorite songs.
Nothing beats the rush of vibing to the same beat across shared sentiments in a concert, the singer in the flesh singing your favorite tune as your heartbeat syncs to the rhythm blaring across the speakers!
13. Fun in Rain
Capture the cinematic vibe with a rain-tinged photograph! Go Old Hollywood style and get soaked down to the bone while capturing some album-worthy shots of you and your partner!
14. Back Hug Pose
Back hugs are always so pleasant and romantic. More so, they make for a terrific pre-wedding photoshoot concept.
There can be numerous variants to try – from the one where you both glance at each other to the one where you both stare at a distance to this one where you’re simply laughing and enjoying each other’s company. A romantic picture at its fundamental core of affection is displayed.
15. Fancy Dinner Date
Wine and dine. A smart suit and a cocktail dress make for the perfect gentleman and lady shot. Dress up for a fancy dinner date and capture some romantic shots of you and your partner sipping champagne and enjoying a gourmet meal. Not only do you get elegant pictures that make statements, but it also makes for a lavish date night out.
16. Rustic Country Life
Take some lovely pictures of you and your significant other taking in the uncomplicated joys of living in the country if you happen to be in a rural region.
And there you have it! Our picks of the best pre-wedding photoshoot ideas. Pick the ones that resonate the most with you, and don’t forget to turn them into a fun and adventurous activity! Also, congratulations on the wedding!