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Old 10-20-2015, 04:52 PM   #1
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Does anyone have any recommendations on engagement portraits? I've looked into a couple of photographers in the Orlando area and they seem really pricey and I don't have enough experience with Disney's photographers to know if I would like them.

Since I know that I want my bridal portraits in Magic Kingdom I don't know if I want to stomach that cost twice. I was thinking around Boardwalk would be really cute but I'm not sure. Anybody have an tips or suggestions? We are going in January and so I want to do them then. They could be in the parks or at the resorts, I'm just not sure what my options are.
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Old 10-20-2015, 10:04 PM   #2
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Are you using Disney for your wedding day photography? I don't know what your price range is, but I highly recommend McKenzie Stewart, who shot both my engagements and wedding. She was an absolute dream to work with, reasonably priced, and our pictures are stunning!

http://www.mckenziestewartweddings.com
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Old 10-21-2015, 08:14 AM   #3
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Thank you for your response! I was planning on using Disney for wedding photos for the sake of convenience, but since I'm probably not going into the parks for engagement photos I wanted to shop around first.
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Old 10-21-2015, 11:30 AM   #4
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We use Root Photography for our engagement photos, and we're using them for our wedding too. We got our engagement photos done at the Yacht and Beach Club Resorts.

http://rootweddings.com/blog/2014/12...ement-session/
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Old 10-22-2015, 06:44 PM   #5
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We used Jason Angelini for our pictures. He wasn't too bad cost wise and we liked most of our photos.

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Old 10-23-2015, 04:38 PM   #6
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I am gonna use Randy Chapman. He is really easy to talk to. Here is his info he was a Disney photographer before branching out on his own. http://www.chapmanphotography.com/
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Old 10-27-2015, 07:55 PM   #7
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Our photographers included engagement photos in their package, but I traded them in for an extra hour on the wedding day.
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Old 05-11-2016, 11:34 AM   #8
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We used DFAP for our engagement shoot in Epcot. I personally had a great experience and the photographer captured the essence of our relationship really well.
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Old 06-01-2016, 09:59 AM   #9
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I have Portrayable Photography booked for our engagement session inside MK in August. She has sample photos on her website: portrayablephotography.com/blog
I can't wait!
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Old 07-24-2016, 12:31 PM   #10
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Thanks for all these suggestions everyone. It's really hard to make a choice. I've found so many good ones!
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Old 07-31-2016, 10:56 AM   #11
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I'm loving Cricket photography too - we're hoping to do a session with her when we go down in December.
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