Every place has unique, beautiful, and secret photography locations. However, not every state has a state capitol surrounded by the beauty and opportunity as in Austin, TX. Couples here have so many options to take lovely photos for engagement and wedding photos. Here are our top six places that are perfect for a wedding photoshoot in Austin, Texas.
Laguna Gloria is an art museum in the heart of Austin. It is a great location for engagements, weddings, and bridal photos. It looks out to Lady Bird Lake with its unique architecture. However, before heading over to the gorgeous locations make sure you make a reservation on their website.
Skrit Theatre is a Keep Austin place. They have great photo ops like:
- greenery everywhere
- vintage cars
- gorgeous props
They have a see-through greenhouse that gives off fairytale story vibes or a studio animation feel. Reservations are needed for this secret beauty. Every now and then they may have photography deals going on on their Facebook.
Enchanted Rock is right outside of Austin. It’s about an hour and 45 minutes drive from downtown. This earthy and sporty location will have your leg day workout completed. It will also bring fun challenges to your photographer as you guys make your way to the top. This place is popular for engagement and wedding sessions because the view is to die for. To have a beautiful view of the hill country in Texas during the spring is every photographer and hikers’ dream. However, before making that almost 2-hour drive, do call ahead and get the permit to professionally shoot on the Enchanted Rock.
Boardwalk at Lady Bird Lake
The boardwalk at Lady Bird Lake has the best sunset view in all of Austin, Texas. You have the city behind you, the river that is facing towards the sun that is beaming down and, you have a river that is facing towards the moon that is coming up. The photos of the boardwalk are amazing, but it can be a challenge. It is a popular place for bikers, runners, and walkers. Every now and then there are acoustic musicians playing on the bridge, however, don’t let this stop you from choosing this beautiful spot as your engagement and wedding photoshoot location.
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is a Botanic Graden that holds over 900 species of Texas native plants. A true gem for engagement and wedding photos with an earthy touch to them. It gives off a vintage vibe from the stone architecture with greenery engulfing everywhere.
Once again you do have to have a reservation to take professional photos here.
Jester King Brewery
Jester King Brewery is a beautiful spot for a hill country and rustic theme engagement and wedding photos. This place gives you the option to shoot in a field of tall grass and wildflowers. Not from Austin, that is no problem with this location. You can even lodge here.
Austin is a unique part of Texas. There are so many beautiful and secret spots for engagement and wedding photoshoots. Lots of fairy tale, vintage, and rustic country places all over Austin for the perfect photo with your love.
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