5 Remarkable Arizona Locations for an Engagement Photo Shoot

IMG_1495-EditAnd so it begins! You are engaged and ready to plan the wedding of your dreams. A major step in the wedding planning process is the wedding announcement and the engagement shoot that goes with it. Picking a great spot is detrimental to creating impressive and eye catching photos for your engagement announcements- and everlasting memories for the special couple. Here at Saiaf Films, we love nothing more than capturing the love of two people excited for their future life together. Saiaf Films has a 5 star rating on Yelp and Google Reviews. We have had the pleasure to work as the engagement wedding photographers for countless couples. Now, we are excited to share our ideas for five remarkable locations in Arizona for an engagement photo shoot.

Local Parks: Kiwanis Park in Tempe- Red Mountain Park in Mesa – Freestone Park in Gilbert – Tempe Beach Park in Tempe
Arizona is full of beautiful park locations that create a beautiful backdrop for an engagement photo shoot. These four parks in particular have a lake with plenty of vibrant green grass and trees. Timing your photo shoot to take place at dusk can give an even more surreal backdrop with a gorgeous setting sun.IMG_0595

Downtown Phoenix:
Perhaps you are seeking an urban downtown city feel for your engagement photos? If so, Downtown Phoenix is an ideal spot to capture a variety of backgrounds. From the unique old fashioned architecture of the older buildings to the modern and sleek feel of the newer designs, Downtown Phoenix is home to a variety of building backdrops. Combine those with the lights and fast-life vibe that Downtown Phoenix provides for the perfect wedding engagement photos.

IMG_6092-EditNorthern Arizona
Care to take a small field trip to capture your engagement photos? Northern Arizona is the way to go! Whether you choose to go all the way up to Flagstaff for the perfect forest backdrop, or you prefer to utilize the beautiful red and orange hues of Sedona, Northern Arizona is home to countless settings for an engagement photo session.

Old Town Gilbert
We are huge believers of getting the most out of your engagement photos. It is ideal to have a variety of backgrounds to help enhance each couple’s particular taste. Old Town Gilbert provides various options ranging from green spots with cute benches, urban styled alley ways and unique architecture.

Like Old Town Gilbert, Scottsdale has an array of fantastic photo backdrops. It has an abundant amount of beautiful green areas with bridges over water highlighted with an ideal amount of lighting. The art district in Old Town Scottsdale is a hip and vintage location for those seeking that particular vibe. Or you could visit one of the many gorgeous Scottsdale resorts or mountainside villas for a more nature inspired background.

Your engagement photo session will be one of the most memorable and important experiences of planning your wedding. It is important to choose the location that best suits you and your fiance. Engagement photos are a pivotal point for setting the tone and theme for the wedding to come. Not quite sure which location will fit your needs the most? Feel free to contact our team at Saiaf Films. We are happy to guide you in the right direction for having the best wedding engagement photo shoot you deserve!