December 20, 2022

Posing Tips for Brides: Photographer Shows How to Pose in Bridal Portraits

Nervous about posing on your wedding day? Not sure what to do with your arms or hands? Want some variety in your photos so not every single photo is of you holding your bouquet in front of your waist? I’ve been a photographer for over a decade and I also own a bridal boutique so I’ve seen my fair share of brides over the years. Today I’m going to give you easy to follow posing tips for brides that will help you feel SO confident on your wedding day!

Posing Tips for Brides: Photographer Shows How to Pose in Bridal Portraits

Bridal Portrait Tips Covered

I cover a variety of angles and scenarios in my video below! I show how to pose in both a fitted and an aline dress. That’s because there are some slight differences in what you should take care to do in a fitted dress!

I also show how to pose with and without a bouquet, as well as with and without a veil. I explain why it’s great to pose without a bouquet for some photos in my video.

Lastly, I cover multiple posing angles: front, side, and back! Go ahead and watch the video below and subscribe to my channel after so you never miss out on amazing educational and inspirational content for brides and grooms.

Bride with medium hair curled in spaghetti strap Martina Liana gown. Cavin Elizabeth Photography

Posing Tips for Brides

Click here to subscribe after you’re done watching! You can also save the video to your favorites on Youtube so you can rewatch as many times as you need. Practice helps so much, so don’t be afraid to try these tips in front of a mirror and move your body around to see what angles work best for you.

Also, don’t be hesitant to ask your photographer if you can try out a pose or take a few photos without the bouquet. Small requests like that are so easy to work with! It’s your day!