Victoria Beach in Laguna Beach, California is a popular spot for engagement sessions due to its stunning views and charming scenery. However, shooting at Victoria Beach can also bring some unexpected challenges, such as windy conditions. While wind can be a difficult element to work with, with the right approach, it can also add a unique and romantic touch to your engagement photos. We had a blast working with Ashley and Brian!
One way to approach a windy engagement session at Victoria Beach is to embrace the wind and let it play a role in your photos. This can add a whimsical and romantic feel to the photos, with the wind blowing through your hair and the waves crashing in the background. To make the most of the wind, consider wearing loose, flowing dresses or skirts for the shoot, as well as incorporating movement and playful poses into the photos.
When planning your engagement session at Victoria Beach, it’s important to consider the time of day. The wind is typically stronger during the middle of the day, so shooting in the early morning or late afternoon can help minimize its impact. The golden hour, just before sunset, is also a great time to shoot at Victoria Beach, as the soft, warm light can add a beautiful, romantic touch to your photos.
Another way to approach a windy engagement session at Victoria Beach is to use the wind to your advantage. This can involve incorporating the wind into your poses, such as having the couple hold hands and walk into the wind. The wind can also add movement and energy to the photos, which can be a great way to capture the excitement and joy of your engagement.
Overall, a windy engagement session at Victoria Beach can be a unique and memorable experience. With the right approach, you can use the wind to add a romantic and whimsical touch to your photos, and capture the love and connection between you and your partner.
Please enjoy some of our favorites from this windy engagement session!