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Another Engagement Session

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I am always browsing through stores for inexpensive props that will make a photo session even better. I found these British painted face masks and knew that they would be perfect for the couple I was photographing a few days later. They may not use these images for their save the date cards, but they will make a great 16x20 conversation piece for their wall.

Like the previous engagements, it took a bit for the groom-to-be to loosen up for photographs. This is surprisingly typical for many people I photograph. The first poses usually are the stiffest. But after a while, they start loosening up and working great with the camera. I knew this couple previously but it always get's weird them they are out on display in public, while taking pictures. After this session, I feel more confident working with them and their wedding knowing how great they worked with me and my posing and informal posing techniques.

After the session, I will handle getting the wedding contract signed and deposit …