How To Help Your Groom Relax For Your Engagement Session (5)

Today’s  guest post, brought to us by Emily Chappell Photography, is full of great ideas for having a fun and relaxed engagement shoot. Enjoy!

Congratulations, brides-to-be! You’re recently engaged, you’ve hired a wedding photographer, and now you’re gearing up to take your engagement photos! This is such a sweet season of life and a wonderful opportunity for you to learn how your photographer operates behind the camera before the wedding day. I imagine you’re super excited to get some awesome images taken of you and your fiancée – except, maybe he’s not entirely into it. In fact, maybe your groom-to-be has expressed his absolute DREAD regarding your upcoming engagement session! Rest easy – this is not uncommon! Many guys tend to shy away from the idea of having their photo taken, especially by someone they don’t know all that well! Having been a wedding photographer for several years, I’ve learned some measures that you can take in order to help ease your guy’s fears and concerns, and ultimately help him loosen up at your engagement session!

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Meet a Wedding Photographer in Dallas, TX: Emily Chapel Photography (4)

Meet a Wedding Photographer in Dallas, TX: Emily Chapel Photography (4)

Today’s wedding photographer interview is with Emily of Emily Chappell Photography, based in Dallas, Texas! Enjoy:

Tell us a bit about yourself and your company.

Hi there! I am Emily Chappell, a Dallas wedding photographer, wife, and mommy to two little ones (a little girl named Austyn and a baby boy named Lincoln). I have been photographing weddings for four years across the United States and love what I do. I invest a lot of myself personally into my work because I operate my business from a place of love and vulnerability. Connecting with couples is essential; documenting their special day is an honor that I never take lightly!

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Today’s wonderful guest post comes to us from Dallas based photographer Misha Wynn, owner of Lavishly Lux Studio! Enjoy:

Weddings are epoch events. Special moments and days that will create memories for a lifetime. A marriage ceremony can mean different things to different people, but almost everyone can agree on the things that make a wedding exceptional and memorable: gathering good friends, family and loved ones; intimate sharing of sentiments and emotions; some tasty treats and libations; possibly some snazzy tunes, a dance floor and an enchanted atmosphere.

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