Sasson PW 29 Web

Pre-wedding photo shoots are becoming increasingly popular – often like a ‘practice run through’ for the big day! Taking a break away from the wedding planning and decision making, if only for a morning or afternoon, we often find these photos will be the ones you treasure the most! Here are our Top Ten reasons why you should have a ‘playdate’ photography session before your wedding:

1. Get used to being photographed by a professional.

Barroga PW36 Web

2. Capture this amazing time in your lives as a couple.

EmmettPW 038 Web

3. Get used to working with your wedding photographer and understand what works best with their direction (lighting, posing, background choices).

Dalton 37 Web

Townend 07Print-2 Web

Townend 13Print-2 Web

4. Have a hair and makeup trial for your wedding and see how it photographs.

Barroga PW14 Web

Sasson 2030 Web

5. Use a location that is special to you, maybe where the proposal was, or at your favourite cafe or park or beach.

Barroga PW33 Web

EmmettPW 074-2 Web

6. Create an image for your ‘save the date’ card.

Sasson PW 24 Web

7. Be reminded to stop and enjoy each other’s company.

EmmettPW 057-2 Web

8. Embrace the gorgeous places we live in.

Dalton 12 Web

9. Have an official engagement portrait featuring your ring as the centrepiece.

Townend 50Print Web

10. Use the images from the session to create a beautiful guest book for your wedding day.

Barroga PW16 Web

All images by Milk and Honey Photography

Swirl divider

Ms Chinoiserie Says: Such beautiful ‘playdate’ photos: each one says “We’re so in love!”

About Milk and Honey Photography: A lot of our photos are casual and relaxed. We get to know all of our couples so that they feel confident in trusting us and knowing that we will capture their beauty as it unfolds; we actually try to get them to FORGET about us!