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Some authoritative wedding resources, such as Brides.com, would want to have you think engagement photos are “like a wedding-day dry run.”

Nothing could be further from the truth. Engagement photos in general, and Paris engagement photos in particular, are a fantastic opportunity for two people deeply in love to celebrate their relationship with a memorable couple photoshoot.

We often hear that our engagement sessions are splendid fun, and our photos are routinely used for save-the-date cards, wedding websites, wedding guest books, large-scale wall prints, and more.

In the FAQ below, you’ll find the answers to everything you need to know about engagement photos in Paris.

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Since you’re checking out this gallery, there’s a good chance you are freshly engaged and decided to have professional engagement photos taken. Congratulations!

Paris engagement photos in black and white

One of the first decisions is where to take your engagement photos. We’re admittedly biased, but a romantic getaway with your sweetheart in Paris promises an unforgettable adventure and one of the happiest memories for years to come.

Next, it’s time to pick a professional Paris engagement photographer. Besides availability and budget considerations, choosing the right artist comes down to the photography style you’re attracted to and the artist’s ability to inspire you and your partner to connect naturally.

Click here to find out how much an engagement photo session in Paris costs.

Once you lock in your photographer, it’s time to kick preparations into high gear. And that’s where this gallery comes in: we recommend you answer the following questions as you browse these pictures:

  • What are the best engagement photo locations in Paris for you? How far are they from your hotel and, crucially, from each other? We mapped out 14 ridiculously iconic, idyllic, and hidden spots here.

Ever waited 10 minutes for an UBER … just to have it cancel last second? Well, in Paris, it happens more often than you’d imagine. 

So, when you can afford it, our preferred method of getting around town is by private van with an English-speaking driver. It’s one of the best investments you’ll make: coordinating with an experienced driver saves much time better spent on fun Paris engagement pictures.

Plus, you’ll know your belongings are safe from theft; you can even use the van to discretely change your outfits and store props.

  • Do you prefer bright, airy morning light and a relative absence of tourists? Or rather Paris in the evening, when according to Woody Allen, the City is most enchanting and magical? Of course, funds permitting, combine sunrise and the so-called Blue Hour for maximum fun and picture variety. Here’s a nifty tool to figure out sunrise and sunset times for the day of your Paris engagement photos.
  • Style matters: scan our gallery for outfits that speak to you? What about hair and makeup? Whether you go simple or elegant, dress the way you want for your Paris Photoshoot.
During the winter, it’s smart to dress in layers and bring a pair of comfortable boots you can easily slip into when you’re not being photographed.
  • Do photo props work with your personality? Great props energize and supercharge the fun factor! Props can even make you forget that a camera is pointed at you. In contrast, the wrong props tend to feel awkward and distract you from connecting with your loved one.
Paris engagement photos ideas
  • Perfect your poses and practice kissing before you arrive in France. You’ll feel more confident and look better in your Paris engagement pictures. Hey, kissing practice is not the most demanding homework.
Get inspired
When you’re looking to take a deep dive into Paris engagement photos inspiration, check out this popular guide on how to get epic couple pictures. It’s packed with insanely actionable tips and dazzling photos and videos.

Kiss Me in New York is the best NYC photography and video combo for a great time and unforgettable memories. Their service is super-professional, and they have brilliant ideas when you want to propose or just have a once-in-a-lifetime couple photoshoot. 100% recommended!!

Rodrigo Reyes
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