Pre-wedding photos in Amsterdam: Top 5 Reasons
It’s no secret by now that we love pre-wedding photos in Amsterdam. In this post we highlight our top reasons why you should consider this amazing city for your engagement photos, if you haven’t done so already.
Amsterdam is a great place to live, but there are so many reasons that make it a perfect place for photography too. Whether you want to wear a bridal gown or just a casual look during your photo session, the city has something for you and you will return home with some stunning images. So here are our top 5 reasons why you will love Amsterdam and having your photos taken here:
1.History & Charm
Perhaps one of the most obvious reasons we think pre-wedding photos in Amsterdam rock, is that it is such a captivating city. The moment you start walking around you will be charmed by it’s luxurious canal houses, rich architecture, and bike friendly culture. It’s hard not to fall in love with Amsterdam and want to take apart of it home with you!
2. Beautiful scenery all year round
Amsterdam is attractive in all seasons around the year, both warm and cold. Whether is the golden light of the summer, the soft pastels and bright greens of the spring tulips or the warm tones of autumn leaves, the city is covered in lovely colours! The warm season lasts from June to September, with August being the one of the warmest months, and the cold season lasts from November to March.
3. Breathtaking Canals and Bridges
Amsterdam’s canals are perhaps one of the most famous features of the city. One of our favourite things to do during a photo session is to go for a walk along the most enchanting areas of the city and the canals.. And we guarantee, this will make for some stunning pre-wedding photos in Amsterdam.
4. Lovely nature
If you are looking for a quiet place and some romantic spots to get those intimate and relaxed shots, going to one of the many parks of the city is definitely an option. Our favourite is the Vondelpark, located right in the heart of the city and with amazing scenery.
5. Gorgeous surroundings
And if the city’s parks are not enough, and you want to escape from the urban feeling, there are many options around Amsterdam. Just minutes away from the city you will find beaches, windmills and stunning countryside, all perfect for a photo session.
You will be fascinated by the dreamy windmills at Zaanse Schans, the famous tulip fields in the Keukenhof, and the endless beaches at Bloemendaal or Egmond aan Zee, a bit futher away.