Need Engagement Shoot Ideas?

Well, it’s time that you and your bae are engaged, thus time to celebrate the momentous occasion with a romantic photoshoot. Are you thinking about where to start? However, there are so many cheesy couples’ photos & countless run-of-the-mill shots that it can be a challenge to snap a photo that is truly your own. Thus, for the latest engagement shoot, Shan photographers are the best.
Shan Photography is well-known for photographic services such as Indian wedding photography, Engagement Shoot, pre-wedding, Reception and many more. And, we are considered as the best Wedding photographer Chicago city.

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Latest Engagement Photography Ideas

#1 The Proposal!

Well, without a doubt, the first expression of your love is the most special one! So, if you’re planning a romantic proposal for your sweeter half (you must, you really must!) then why not add a candid photographer to the plans & make sure he captures every li’l moment!

#2 Ring it On!

Secondly, whether you choose to go underwater romantic or floating entry on a grand stage, Shan Photographers make sure this moment is preserved for eternity!

#3 Classic Couple Portrait!

Thirdly, whether it’s a royal pose at a regal backdrop or a candid shot capturing just the two of you & your warmth, we choose your style & get it clicked pronto!

#4 Status Update!

Also, Oh yes! In this era of social media updates, we click pictures in which the status update shot is a must-do!

#5 Save-the-Date

Additionally, and of course, don’t forget those cute ‘Save the Date’ reminders you’ll be sending your friends as well as family over WhatsApp groups & other social media!

#6 The First Kiss!

Shan Photographers make sure you forever moment just after you’ve exchanged rings is framed beautifully!

#7 The First Dance!

And, whether you’ve got two left feet or own the dance floor, it’s time to capture your first hop, skip & twirl as a couple on the frame!

#8 Jump in Joy Moments!

Moreover, be the crazy fun couple that’s just too happy to be together, forget it all n just jump up in joy!

#9 The Gotcha ‘Surprise Kiss’ Shot!

Next, now this one’s our all-time favorite. Our expert make sure your photographer is hiding somewhere nearby when you land a surprise kiss on your unsuspecting sweetheart!

#10 Yummy Moments!

Further, that wow engagement cake, as well as the fun cake cutting moments surely, have a place in your album! However, more importantly, don’t forget to click a few yummy poses with the irresistible dessert!

To Conclude:

Well, your engagement is the day when you two will embark on your journey as a couple. And, this is the day when your dream of getting hitched with your love will become true. Also, your engagement may seem smaller to you as in size but the truth is your engagement is the beginning of your new life, of you two as a couple.

Why You Should Choose A Professional Wedding Photographer?

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Well, a wedding is a costly event to organize as well as we at Shan Photography do understand that with everything that needs to be considered for the biggest day in your life, however, photography is yet another item on the list that can demand a substantial percentage of your wedding budget.

Thus, if you are reading this blog, you probably had the offer to hire a professional wedding photographer. So, if you are getting married in Los Angeles, and thinking about your friend or relative may capture your wedding shoot, then before it, you should know why you should hire professional Indian wedding photographer Los Angeles like Shan photographer:


What is an amateur photographer?

First of all, an amateur photographer is someone who has a full-time job with a company that has nothing to do with photography or someone who is retired, however they have a passion for photography. And, their hobby is photography. Also, they might have chosen a particular area of photography they really like, such as landscape photography, or wildlife photography. Plus, they might be a member of a camera club. However, they are likely to have a big camera. And, they might have won a photography competition in their camera club. Additionally, they may have been published in a magazine. Moreover, they do not make a living from their photography, but if they charge for their work, it is likely to be very cheap.


What is a professional photographer?

We at Shan photography has a professional photographer who is someone who runs their own business, either as a sole trader or a limited company, as well as their job is – you guessed it – photography. Our professional photographers have several big cameras & lenses. Our photographers are usually good as well as experienced at different types of photography, such as corporate photography, family photography, wedding photography.

Shan Photography’s professional photographers usually have a smart online presence, a website, a Facebook page, and a clear pricing structure.


Benefits of hiring Shan Photography’s professional photographer

  1. Years of experience at hundreds of weddings in your area and further afield.
  2. We have a confident personality to deal with all the situations a wedding can present.
  3. Our photographers have experience in different weather situations, such as rain, storm, fog, winter and summer weddings.
  4. Moreover, we have experience at different venues, such as ceremonies in venues without windows as well as only lit by candlelight, outside ceremonies, in churches and cathedrals as well as hotel weddings.
  5. We have experience at weddings with different numbers of people – from a handful of wedding guests to several hundred guests.
  6. Shan Photographers have developed a photography style that is contemporary and classic and will stand the test of time.
  7. We have professional insurance.
  8. Our photographers have backup equipment.
  9. We can create a good rapport with people quickly.
  10. We have experience in talking to a large number of people and being politely assertive.
  11. Our photographers work with the venue staff to fit in with your plans and the venue’s schedule & make sure everything runs according to plan.
  12. Our wedding photographs after your wedding will tell a story of your wedding day is a collection of amazing photographs.
  13. We have access to professional wedding albums.
  14. We can produce professionally produced photographic prints as well as other wall display products which are color-corrected & will not fade.

So, above are the main advantages of hiring our photographer, if you want the perfect wedding shoot within your budget, then don’t waste your time contact us today.

Things To Avoid While Choosing A Wedding Photographer

Shan Photography does all types of Indian weddings, from Hindu Weddings to Sikh Weddings and others. And, we’ve learned the nuances of the different Indian Wedding ceremonies & different things to watch out for. Also, we know the camera angles to take and we’ve identified the important wedding events for each of the ceremonies. So, being specialists in Indian Wedding Photographer San Francisco, we will capture every important moment, making both the couple as well as their families happy with the Wedding Photos, Wedding Albums. We provide some things to avoid while choosing a wedding photographer which are as follows:

Things To Avoid While Choosing A Wedding Photographer


  Things to avoid while selecting wedding photographers

The more the better

Firstly, this is a myth that you should fall for. And, the quantity of the shoots is not something that should catch your attention. Well, what is indeed important is the quality as well as the experience that the photographer has. So, after all, you don’t want your wedding to be a practice ground for a novice photographer. Be sure who will be holding the camera and clicking those candid shots. Also, he or she must treat your work as an important one, no matter the number of clients he has.

Sale season

Next, do not compromise on the look of your wedding shoot just because some of the photographers might be giving you a discount. Well, after all, a good photographer can make a budget dress look breathtaking. However, a bad can do the exact opposite and make a great dress look tacky. Thus, before you seal your deal with a novice photographer, ask yourself if he is worth it.


Moreover, you should realize that some venues will recommend you, certain photographers, because they pay a price to be recommended to you. And, some vendors sell their spots on their “preferred vendor” lists. Also, this might not apply to every venue. Plus, some venues offer excellent recommendations. Besides, it is therefore very crucial to double-check before going with a choice recommended by the venues.

Wait for too long to select your wedding photographer

Further, this is one important thing which you should avoid. Thus, never wait for too long to choose your wedding photographer in case you have found a good one. Well, good photographers book their dates in advance & will not be available always. So, nothing is more frustrating than selecting a wedding photographer as well as then finding out that they booked out your date a week prior.