What if it Rains? (Engagement Session Edition)

From the Experts, RMP Couples

The answer to bad weather when it comes to your engagement session is quite simple. We reschedule. That’s a large reason why I only work with a limited number of couples every year. We want to be sure to stay as flexible as possible because while we love to plan everything as much as possible, at the end of the day, there’s nothing we can do about Mother Nature. Granted, we can’t reschedule your wedding day if the weather happens to be less than ideal, so I’m definitely well-versed in making beautiful images rain or shine, 117-degree humidity index or absolute torrential impromptu thunderstorm (those last two happened on the same day. Ask me about that sometime!).

So, if your hair is done, the eyelashes are on point, the outfits are perfect and you really need to cross those Save the Date cards off of your ever-growing to-do list before it gets any colder outside, Amanda & Tom’s engagement session below is the perfect example of what you do if it rains. Disclaimer: Obviously, if it was pouring down outside, the option would be to find a lovely indoor option. Given that it was 40 or 50-ish degrees and an annoying drizzle when Amanda & Tom’s engagement session day rolled around, we decided to see what we could do if we managed to stay outside for 20 minutes. 20 minutes, my friends! That’s it! And this is what came of those 20 minutes…

If we consider Amanda & Tom a case study, I’d say allowing yourselves to be in a little bit of a ridiculous situation helps bring your guard down when it comes to having your photo taken. As pictured here, that then only results in fun, authentic, and sometimes hilarious memories to be documented forever.

Amanda & Tom couldn’t have picked better outfits to wear for their engagement session as well! Learn how to rock your own photos by clicking below.

What to Wear for Photos

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

TIPS & TRICKS

FROM THE EXPERTS

On Wedding Planning – Q&A with Kristin Banta

Right now, many couples are gearing up their wedding planning process. Whether you are just getting started, setting sights on next year, or you are finishing up the final details before your nuptials this summer - sh*t is getting real. Which is precisely why I...

Working with RMP – What to Expect

I think one of the hardest things about wedding planning is unless you've recently been involved in a friends' or family members' wedding planning, you don't know what you don't know. You don't know what questions to ask when you are hiring a photographer or a...

What to Wear: Fall Edition

One of the most frequently asked questions we receive is, "What should we wear for our photos?" Deciding that is hard enough, to begin with, and we have great basic tips to get you started on engagement session outfits. When you add on the ever-changing weather Mother...

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Error: API requests are being delayed for this account. New posts will not be retrieved.

There may be an issue with the Instagram Access Token that you are using. Your server might also be unable to connect to Instagram at this time.

Error: No posts found.

Make sure this account has posts available on instagram.com.