Better Engagement Photos

How to get memorable, artistic pictures.

Use Props

"I got the idea for the balloon from a Dior ad," says bride Nikki. She and her groom, Paul, toted it around Seattle as their photographer, Ashley DeLatour, snapped away. "Having a prop to play with was fun and made the shoot really interactive," says Nikki. "It also made us less self-conscious about posing, and added a pop of color wherever we went."