Thanks to the internet, thousands of newly wed couples have been able to share their wedding photos including everything from the downright quirky to simply breathtaking. The best part of all of this sharing they are doing is that it allows other couples to get some inspiration for their own wedding. If you are currently in the process of putting together you wedding shot list and are looking for some fresh ideas, you have come to the right place. Here are five fun wedding photo ideas you’ll definitely want to include on your big day.
Aerial Heart Shot
To accomplish this shot, you’ll need to recruit a photographer who isn’t afraid of heights and get can the right angle. This is an aerial shoot of the newlywed couple surrounded by their loves ones—in the shape of the heart! Not only does the angle provide something unique and eye-catching, this will be one of the most important and touching photos you’ll have of your wedding day. This shot will be easier to take if you’re able to draw a giant heart on the ground in chalk beforehand so that everyone knows where to stand and the photo can be taken quickly.
The Love Letter or Praying Photo
This one will absolutely positively tug on your heartstrings and have you gasping in awe. It is such a simple yet brilliant photo concept that you will undoubtedly cherish for the rest of your life. My husband and I did this for our own wedding. Prior to the ceremony, you’ll need to find a door or barrier that separates you and your soon-to-be. While you pray or read your love letters just minutes away from saying your vows, the photographer will capture this once-in-a-lifetime shot. Sigh…it’s basically a fairy-tale story.
The Bride and The Flower Girl
There is an impossibly adorable black and white photo floating around the web of a beautiful bride playing and giggling with the cutest little flower girl in the world as the flower girl is wrapped around in the bride’s flowing veil. It also helps that the lighting for the picture is absolutely stunning. If you are a bride and aren’t afraid of kneeling on the ground in your gorgeous gown and getting in some giggles with your flower girl, this will make a heartwarming photo.
Papa Seeing His Daughter
The look on a father’s face when he sees his daughter in her wedding dress on her wedding day for the first time is unlike anything else and it definitely deserves a photo. If you can orchestrate it, plan to have a photo of you and your father the first time he sees you all dressed up for the big day. It will warm and break your heart at the same time to witness the beautiful bond between father and daughter.
PDA Gets Some Privacy
This is just a fun photo that everyone can be involved in and it will certainly have people giggling. This cutesy photo can be taken after the reception and includes the happy wedding couple sharing a smooch while the guests present cover their eyes to give them a little privacy. If you are a couple with a fun sense of humor, this photo is a must!