Firstly, in answer to the article heading – yes and no.
The advice I give to my couples on whether or not to have an engagement shoot depend on a few things.
- Were both the bride and groom at the wedding photography booking appointment?
- Are either of you worried or nervous about having your photo taken?
- Have you only ever had bad photos taken of yourself and are worried about not getting good photos?
To tackle these points, it’s important to understand that great wedding photos (or any portraits for that matter) will depend on