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Grants Grove Engagement Session | Brendan + Liz

February 24, 2021

Man hugging woman in green dress while standing in snow

Grants Grove in Kings Canyon National Park was an amazing location for a winter engagement session with Brendan and Liz!!

Thanks to mother nature, there was snow on the ground making this engagement session really magical. There are tons of trails all throughout the park and it’d where they got engaged. So perfect to come back here to capture these photos for them.

Liz had never been to the park, so Brendan planned a day trip for them. They were going to hike the trail to the Lincoln Tree which was special to Brendan since we was on duty to protect this tree during some of the California wildfires. Looking back, Liz knows now why he was a bit nervous and in a rush to get to this tree, but she was a good sport and thankfully, had no idea what Brendan was planning.

And it’s no surprise she said yes! It’s always fun to photograph couples on their journey to the altar, and Brendan and Liz were no exception! We had a blast even if it required a lot of steps (shoutout to my apple watch) and me falling on my butt a few times and getting stuck in snow up to my knees.

Couple hugging in the snow at Grant Grove
Couple throwing snow at Grant Grove

I loved that they chose a stylish casual outfit option and a dressy outfit! You can’t even tell that Liz is totally rocking the snow boots beneath this stunning dress from Lulu’s! A good maxi dress is my favorite fashion statement for engagement photos. It’s classy and honestly there are so many styles they’re perfect for all shapes and sizes. Add a fiance in a classy suit, some snow and we’ve got a recipe for magiiiiiical photos!!!

Check out my favs from Liz & Brendan’s engagement photos at Grants Grove!

Couple embracing while woman smiles up at man
Dressed up couple nuzzling in Grant Grove snow
Woman looking back at fiance while he hugs her
Woman smiling while man nuzzles in to her ear
Candid couple laughing outside in Grant Grove
Woman sitting on mans lap on a blanket while he hugs her

Click HERE to see the styled shoot we did back in 2019 when they first started dating and offered to model for me!

Woman looking up in to mans eyes while he holds her
Engaged couple laughing while embracing
Fiance leaning in to kiss his lady
Engaged couple embracing in Grant Grove out in the snow
Man and woman enjoying each others embrace
Man leaning in to woman while she holds his arm
Woman hugging her fiance while wearing a floor length green dress
Couple in winter snow in Grant Grove hugging and laughing
Engagement couple in high fashion out in the snow
Couple hugging while sitting on a blanket
Engaged couple holding hands while walking among tall trees
Engaged couple smiling while looking at each other
Couple naturally interacting in Grant Grove
Woman looking around while man whispers to her
Engaged couple embracing and sharing in joy
Man and woman nose to nose and smiling
Woman's engagement ring while holding on to man's arm
Couple standing on pathway dressed in high fashion with tall trees around in Grant Grove

Winter engagement photos at Grants Grove in Kings Canyon National Park!

Man hugging fiance and kissing her forehead
Engaged couple hugging and laughing in the snow
Couple romantically embraced with eyes closed

If you’re ready to book your engagement session with MHP, click HERE!

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