5 Places to Shoot Memorable Engagement Photos in New Jersey

From the beautiful Hudson River that overlooks the Palisades to the George Washington Bridge, New Jersey is full of places to capture incredible engagement photos. If you're looking for some great places to shoot in New Jersey, the following are a few different areas to consider. Remember, you don't have to stick to just one either!

#1)  Allendale Celery Farm

If you are looking for an outdoorsy and rustic theme for your Bergen County engagement photos, The Allendale Celery Farm is the perfect place. A 107-acre nature preserve located off the Franklin Turnpike, the farm has over 200 species of birds and wildlife that make for an amazing backdrop.

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#2) Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Located on Hanover Ave. in Morristown, the Arboretum is 127 acres of gardens, fields, and woodlands that make for one of the best spots in New Jersey to get great engagement shots. From blooming cherry blossom trees to ornamental grasses and shrubs, the park is beautiful to shoot at year round.

#3) Sandy Hook State Park

Sandy Hook State Park boasts gorgeous views of the New York Skyline and Sandy Hook lighthouse that make for amazing backdrops in engagement photos. With over 10-miles of scenic views of the coast, this is a great stop to snap a few pics. Don't leave before checking out the North Beach observation deck for stunning views of the New York Harbor.

#4) Fort Lee Historic Park

Located atop a bluff on the Hudson Palisades, Fort Lee overlooks Burdett's Landing and has breathtaking views of the New York City skyline and the George Washington Bridge. The site of George Washington's 1776 encampment against Fort Washington, the park has canons and other cool features that make for a great engagement shoot.

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#5) Bernardsville Sherman Hoffman Sanctuaries

Located at the headwaters of the Passaic River, the Hoffman Sanctuaries is a diverse habitat that supports many local species. The beautiful preserve is a prime location in New Jersey for engagement photos and is especially stunning in the Spring and Summer months. There is a bookstore at the sanctuaries rife with bird feeders, so the place is always teeming with activity.

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Bergen County is the biggest in New Jersey and we have many more places in mind to shoot some incredible engagement photos. Give us a call today and we can get you scheduled.