10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes

1. The Notebook Engagement Photo Shoot

Unique engagement photo themes are a fun way to start your commitment together; anything from a creative place or back drop to an off beat movie theme. Try to find something that you both love or is fitting with your personalities, and incorporate it into your Engagement pictures. If you like these, you might also like these unique Save The Dates. Here are 10 Unique engagement photo themes and ideas:

It’s one of the most romantic movies of all time with a lot of memorable scenes to rein-act . I absolutely love the fashion in the era that this movie took place, making it easy to find a flattering dress to play the role of Rachel Adams.

10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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2. Sports Themed Engagement Shoot


I don’t think he’ll argue with this one! Whether it’s baseball, football, hockey, snowboarding, basketball, or soccer, if you’re a sport-loving couple, this is a creative way to incorporate it into your wedding. You could even wear your favorite team jerseys!

10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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3. Rainy Day Engagement Shoot


Don’t let the weather get you down. Take advantage of the rain! It can make for the most romantic of all engagement photos, and there are so many ways to use an umbrella as a fun prop.

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10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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4. Superhero Engagement Shoot


A girl can dream, right? This might sound like a wacky engagement concept, but every man wants to be a superhero, even if for just one day. Let Superman save the date!

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5. Underwater Engagement Photo Shoot


This is probably the most unusual engagement photo session I’ve ever seen, but it sure is amazing! I’ll bet it was very liberating and fun to be photographed under water. I think this would work well even in your own swimming pool!

10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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6. In The Kitchen Engagement Photo Shoot


Chances are, you’ll be spending a lot of time with each other in the kitchen, and cooking a sensual meal together can make for a really romantic way to start your engagement off. I like the idea of wearing aprons and getting a little messy with the food.

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7. Paint War Engagement Photo Shoot


A good old fashioned paint war sounds like a blast! I can’t think of anything more playful and fun. It’s like kindergarden hand painting grown up style. It would make for a great Save The Date, too. Paint the date on your white photo backdrop with the two of you covered in colorful paint.

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8. School Engagement Photo Shoot


This is a cute concept, especially for high school sweethearts. Use of lots of school related products, such as apples, pencils, chalkboards, notebook paper, lockers, and books. If you can visit the elementary or high school where you first fell in love, even better!

10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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9. Nautical Engagement Photo Shoot


If you live anywhere near a pier or beach, or perhaps your husband-to-be is a Navy Seal, ship captain, or just has a love for sailing, consider this adorable nautical themed engagement shoot. The blue, red, and white striped clothing really make the photos pop.

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10 Unique Engagement Photo Themes
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10. Little Red Riding Hood Photo Shoot


This is my favorite engagement photo idea, using the Little Red Riding Hood fairytale as your theme. For more photos, I featured this engagement idea here, thanks to Kelly Is Nice Photography.

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