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We asked Essex wedding photographer Bloomwood Photography your burning question...
My partner and I are nervous in front of a camera. A friend has suggested having an engagement shoot – is it worth biting the bullet and having one?
Lots of couples feel anxious about this – it's not every day you're professionally photographed! While you may feel unsure about a pre-wedding shoot, it'll be a worthwhile investment of your time. I promise it's not as scary as you might think, and you may even enjoy it. You get to spend quality time together and you'll have a beautiful memento at the end of it. Most importantly, you'll be practising for the big day.
These shots allow you to get to know your chosen photographer, which will help you gain confidence in a relaxed environment with no pressure. It's perfect preparation for being in front of the lens on the most important day of your life.
Emma Hammond | Bloomwood Photography | www.bloomwoodphotography.co.uk
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