Minneapolis and St. Paul has so many beautiful locations for photos! One of the best parts about being a photographer here is the versatility. Nature, charm, hard lines, and soft stone can all be found depending on which neighborhood you’re in. If you’re looking for a location for your engagement, wedding or family photos, it can be a bit overwhelming with all the options available. Plus, choosing a location for your photo shoot plays a huge factor in the final look and feel of your photos! As a light and airy photographer, I love looking for locations with lots of shade, with beautiful sunsets, and a location that will lend itself to timeless photographs. Through many years of experience, I’ve found locations that are just that!
I’ve pulled together 5 things that I learned while planning my own wedding. What would I have changed? What did I love that I’m so glad I decided to do? Hoping that the insight I’ve learned along the way will give you some ideas on how to prioritize your own wedding planning!
Seeing the love of your life for the first time on your wedding day is such a special and monumental moment. The surprise, the emotion, and of course the reaction of the groom seeing the bride walk down the aisle is personally one of my favorite moments to witness as a wedding guest. I have some couples that love the traditional aspect of seeing their significant other for the first time at the altar but doing a “First Look” has become increasingly popular over the years. Why? I’ll dive in during this post!