21 Romantic Engagement Photo Ideas

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Getting engaged is such an exciting time! A great way to celebrate is with engagement photos. Having your photos taken allows you to have a special day together and gives you gorgeous pictures to share with family and friends. Not only that but you can use the same photographer for both the engagement and the wedding. This ensures you like the photographer’s style so you get the perfect wedding pics. To get you inspired we have found 21 beautiful examples of romantic engagement photos. There is something for every couple.

1. She Said Yes

First up we have this cute couple with a “she said yes” sign. Something like this is romantic and fun. You could use any frame and font for your sign. The way the couple are stood also shows off that gorgeous engagement ring. A photo like this would be great to share.

2. Holding Hands

The simplest of pictures can have such a big impact. This photo only features them holding hands, however it is very sweet and gives a great view of the ring. It is a romantic picture that shows the closeness and affection between the happy couple.

3. Date Photo Idea

Date photos are such an awesome idea. You can have a photo like this with the date you got engaged. It is a lovely picture to keep as a memory of the special time. People have also used date plaques with their first date or for the upcoming wedding date. You could make it unique to you by having a different font and style.

4. Romantic Sunset

Nothing says romance like a stunning sunset. It is a simple picture with the shadowed couple but it creates a very romantic scene. A photo like this is a great way to show the love between the two of you. You could have a sunset picture anywhere from the beach to a forest.

Romantic Couple at Sunset Photo for Romantic Engagement Photo Ideas

Source: @cristhianarri

5. Cute Carnival

Show your fun side with a cute carnival photo like this. Having your photo taken somewhere at the carnival could express the exciting time or it could even be where you had your first date. It is a unique location to shoot your engagement photos.

Carnival Ferris Wheel Photo for Romantic Engagement Photo Idea

Source: @agajones

6. Engaged Banner

Our next pick has a couple sharing a kiss with an engagement banner. This is a romantic photo that really celebrates the occasion. You could have any banner you like for this, you could even have a banner with your initials or the date to make it personal to you.

7. By the Sea Photo Idea

Dogs are part of the family, so why not add your dogs to your engagement photos. This couple have a beautiful shot of them and their dogs at the beach. Something like this is cute, unique and makes you look like a happy little family. A forest photo shoot with the dogs would be a great idea to.

Cute Couple with Dogs on the Beach for Romantic Engagement Photo Idea

Source: @rhiannoneale

8. Photo On a Swing

Engagement photos can be used for wedding announcements, save the dates, wedding programs and more. So, if you want something special and romantic choose a photo style like this. The happy couple are sat on a swing which creates a beautiful scene. A picture like this would look great however you use it.

9. Show off the Ring

When someone announces their engagement, one of the first things people do is look at the ring. The ring is an important piece as it symbolizes the commitment. So, why not have a picture like this that shows the ring off at its best. An image like this will suit any couple with any ring.

10. The City of Love

A unique location can be the perfect place to take engagement photos. This couple’s image taken outside the Eiffel Tower is stunning. It looks like it is from a romance movie. So, whether your fiancé proposed somewhere like Paris or you’re there on vacation, take advantage of the beautiful surroundings and take some pictures.

Couple's Photo in the City of Love Paris for Romantic Engagement Photo Idea

Source: @maryleest

11. Romantic Picnic

If you’re a couple that likes to be outdoors, then this could be the perfect idea for you. A picnic photo shoot is simple but very romantic. You could style this any way you wanted to, you could even have a little banner or plaque. It is a great source of inspiration for your own pictures.

12. Cute Initials

Make your engagement photos personal with your initials. Something like this would be great for wedding invites and programs. We love this idea because it will be unique to each couple. You could also have any initial design you wanted to suit your theme.

13. Happy Couple

Here is another example of how to show off that new engagement ring in a romantic way. These two love birds look very happy and she loves the ring. You could re-create a photo like this easily and you could even have a she said yes sign.

Cute Couple's Photo with Ring for Romantic Engagement Photo Idea

Source: @dcdigital1

14. Sweet Balloon Photo Idea

Our next pick is very cute. It features the couple in stunning surroundings and sharing a little kiss. The balloon is a very nice touch as it shows they are celebrating the occasion. A balloon is a great prop for photos, you could even have one that says engagement on it or personalize it with your names.

Cute Couple's Photo with Balloon for Romantic Engagement Photo Idea

Source: @mauricioph15

15. Beautiful Beach Photo

Many couples choose a beach location for their engagement and wedding photos. This could be because it is their favourite place, where they first met or just because beaches are beautiful. The couple in this pic have created a super romantic lift. A picture like this looks straight out of a movie. It is a stunning.

Couple's Beach Photo for Romantic Engagement Photo Idea

Source: @adiwarnairawan

16. Tree Photo Idea

If you want engagement photos that will wow, then consider something like this. It has everything a romantic picture needs, stunning nature, a sunset and a happy couple. You could create your images at any tree in any location. A picture like this is great if you want a subtle but beautiful way to share your engagement news.

17. Romantic Photo Idea

Holding hands shows love and romance. This is why you and your fiancé holding hands in your engagement photos would be a great idea. These two have very soft lighting with the focus on the ring. It has a fairy-tale look to it, which is the perfect way to start your happily ever after.

18. Adventure Awaits

Choosing to get married is an adventure as it is the start of a whole new chapter in life. So, why not express that with a cute globe like this. The globe features the date of the wedding with the words adventure awaits. It is a beautiful photo that embraces the new life you will start together. Also great for the couples who like to travel.

Globe Adventure Awaits Photo for Romantic Engagement Photo Idea

Source: @jessma326

19. Cute Couple Photo

Our next engaged couple couldn’t look any cuter. These two are wrapped in a blanket with the ring on show. Something like this is romantic and looks beautiful. You could be together like this in any location. If you’re thinking of a summer or beach wedding or he proposed at the beach, try a seaside location with a chiffon wrap.

20. Engagement Photo Collage

A photo collage is a great way to put together your favourite pictures. Take inspiration from this couple and create a professional looking picture, a romantic image and a pic of the ring. Collages are great to share with family and friends. You could re-create this with more images and in a different design.

Engagement Collage for Romantic Engagement Photo Idea

Source: @jv22_jessica

21. Sweet Photo Idea

A stunning location and a happy couple is all you need to create a beautiful photo. You could choose any location for something like this. Some ideas could be where you met, your first date, your favourite place you go together or where he proposed. This simple but personal idea will give you the perfect engagement photo.

We hope you have been inspired by these engagement photos. Congratulations if you are newly engaged!