The paparazzi can take a break, because according to People, the world’s most captivating couple, Prince William and Kate Middleton, have sat for their first official photo shoot has an engaged couple.  The royal photographer was none other than Mario Testino, a famed fashion photographer who took some of the most memorable pictures of the late Princess Diana, many which appeared in an iconic 1997 issue of Vanity Fair.  Mario Testino also photographed the picture perfect couple for both the American and British Vogue.

Where are unique places to have your engagement photos taken?

Cupid’s Advice:

Engagement photos are a must once you make the decision to tie the knot with your partner.  Cupid has a few creative locations for your pre-wedding shots:

1. Home is where the heart is: It may not be Buckingham Palace, but as a newly engaged couple, making a home and a life together are what you are celebrating.  What better place to take your engagement photos than your own backyard?

2. Iconic places: Your engagement is a celebration that should be heard around the world.  Venturing to iconic spots like Disney World or the Eiffel Tower is an excellent way to profess your love.

3. Somewhere important to you as a couple: Your engagement photos should express who you are as couple.  For example, if you and your partner both enjoy hiking, perhaps you should take your pictures on your favorite hiking trail.