December 21, 2023
Capturing the essence of their playful romance, we recently had the pleasure of photographing Anna and Eric’s engagement session at the enchanting Hotel Bethlehem. As a wedding photographer who loves pushing creative boundaries, this nighttime shoot was a dream come true, showcasing the magic of direct flash photography that’s currently stealing the spotlight in the wedding scene.
Nestled in the heart of historic Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Hotel Bethlehem provided the perfect backdrop for Anna and Eric’s engagement session. With its timeless charm and classic architecture, the hotel exuded an air of sophistication that set the stage for a night filled with love and laughter.
Direct flash photography has become a sought-after trend among couples who crave bold and vibrant images that capture the intensity of their emotions. Anna and Eric were no exception—they embraced the trend wholeheartedly, and the results were nothing short of spectacular.
As the night unfolded, we used direct flash to illuminate the couple against the elegant backdrop of Hotel Bethlehem. The dramatic lighting added a touch of cinematic flair to each shot, highlighting the couple’s chemistry and creating images that are both timeless and contemporary. If you’re considering a nighttime shoot with direct flash to capture your love story, take a cue from this dynamic duo.
One of the highlights of the evening was the undeniable sense of joy and spontaneity that Anna and Eric brought to the shoot. Their laughter echoed through the night, and it was clear that this engagement session wasn’t just about capturing static poses—it was about freezing the genuine moments of love and connection shared between two people embarking on a lifelong journey together.
As wedding photographers, it’s moments like these that remind us why we love what we do—to freeze time and create memories that last a lifetime. Congratulations to Anna and Eric on their engagement, and may their journey be as bright and beautiful as the images we captured on that magical night.