1. Choose a location with magical elements
Large redwood logs, cobblestone structures, beautiful soft ferns and lush redwood swoirel. These elements add a magical feel to your elopement. They are naturally found in our beautiful redwood forests.
2. Light in the environment
Do you want a softer feel, moody or more dramatic? The time of day you choose to do your session will affect the mood of the session. Rays of sunshine add a softer more magical feel. Fog and darker days can add a whimsical enchanting vibe.
3. Off camera flash light can make a dramatic difference
The forest can be dark, so adding off camera flash can make subject pop off of the forest scene or add a more magical quality.
4. Add a flower crown
The use of a flower crown automatically makes the session more whimsical.
5. Long flowy dresses
Long flowy dresses are excellent choices as they are flattering and catch the wind. They can also handle getting wet if you are feeling adventurous.