Wedding Party Poses
Looking for creative wedding party poses ideas but failed? Here is a wedding poses list of 100 the brightest and romantic, funny and breathtaking wedding photos to make your work with newlywed easier.
- Bridesmaid poses
- Groomsmen poses
- Bride and groom poses
- Wedding party photos with parents
- Group wedding party photo ideas
- Creative and fun wedding photo ideas
Bridesmaid wedding party poses
Pose №1 Helping hands
- You will need to ask bridesmaids to step around the bride
- Each girl should pretend to help with smth
- Don`t forget about smiling
- Shoot against natural light
Pose №2 Hands on your hips
- Hands look quite skinny
- Female figure is accentuated
- ¾ view is the best angle for women
Pose №3 Let`s sit together
It`s not necessarily that all wedding photos should have standing poses! Try sitting on the grass, but don`t forget about individual blankets not to spoil dresses. To add pastel or matte effect on your photos, apply free Lightroom presets wedding – sunning wedding photos are guaranteed.
Pose №4 Stairway
Staircase is a wonderful opportunity when you need creative backdrop. Moreover, such photos have much in common with TV shows.
Pose №5 Under veil
Are aware of advising how to pose for wedding pictures bridesmaids? Just hide all girls under the veil! No complicated poses are required.
Pose №6 Scene behind
Ask all photographed girls to hug each other. That`s a cool way to show the beauty of dress backs.
Pose №7 Identify yourself
Give guests different tables and ask to write down who they are to the bride.
Pose №8 Reflection of bride
The first glance at bridal dress is always a pivotal moment of every ceremony. So, catch this moment by taking a photo of full-length bridal reflection in a circle of her bridesmaids.
Pose №9 Close circle
That is a sample of bride and bridesmaids pictures that have already become classical.
Pose №10 I can`t see you
Ask girls to hide their faces and get totally intriguing image.
Pose №11 Hands up
Instead of risking and experimenting with portrait pictures, suggest using bodies to get creative bridesmaid photos. They may just hold their bouquets up and even jump, why not?
Pose №12 Show you are close
Instead of boring lines by height, suggest making a cluster of bridesmaids and putting arms together. Such photography is great to be later sent to guests.
Pose №13 In the mid of getting ready
Don`t forget to take funny bridesmaids pictures of bride`s getting ready. That is a chance of capturing the sincerest emotions.
Pose №14 Everybody hugs
Just try shooting not from the middle, but from aside.
Pose №15 Circle round bride
This is the strangest pose in this wedding poses list, but is often used by wedding shooters. Well, if you want to be in trend, follow this instruction.
Pose №16 Holding hands together
These poses are alike. The difference is only in the made figure.
Pose №17 Kiss me
Sure every bride wants some portion of love from her besties, so capture it. This pose is the first one among all traditional wedding photo poses.
Pose №18 One color line
Such bridesmaid photo ideas suit only for girls dressed up in one color dresses.
Pose №19 Interlocked friendship
Just the same as previous one, but ask to interlock hands.
Pose №20 Hey, look back!
Such cute bridesmaid poses are popular because they show beauty of dresses backs.
Groomsmen wedding party poses
Pose №21 Watch your hands
Don`t let groomsmen leave hands hanging in order not for a photo to look awkward. There are 4 basic poses: hands in pockets, only one hand in one pocket, strictly crossed arms and hands on lapel. And the main secret of getting natural groom and groomsmen poses is to ask to put weight on one shoulder.
Pose №22 Everybody walks
That is the simplest wedding groomsmen photo ideas to follow. Just pretend you photograph in Quentin Tarantino’s style.
Pose №23 Wrestle
Want action images? Ask groomsmen to compete.
Pose №24 Oh God, its explosion
To get cool groomsmen photos like this, count to three and ask to jump. But try to capture groom`s, that will be in the middle, head higher than others.
Pose №25 See my power
That is a complicated pose, but what groom will refuse from being like a Jedi master? Still, it`s similar to “jump pose”.
Pose №26 Getting ready
A perfect example of classical groomsmen pictures ideas.
Pose №27 Groom in the air
Pose №28 Why so serious?
Pose №29 Hold a happy bride
Pose №30 No jackets
Pose №31 Groom in the light
For this idea you will need lightning equipment.
Pose №32 Traditional line
Pose №33 Fashion stars
Such groomsmen shots will not be left without attention! Luxurious atmosphere and fashionable lightning.
Pose №34 Hugs, hugs, hugs
For bringing up candid emotions there is no better decision than tight hugs.
Pose №35 Random
Try staging groomsmen haphazardly, but mind to place a groom in the center and make sure nobody covers others.
Pose №36 Classical symmetry
Bowling pin pose formation with groom in the center will never come out of fashion.
Pose №37 Leg up
For underlining groomsmen styles, make a line from them and ask to kick a leg up.
Pose №38 Act like bridesmaid
Try to copy the same ideas of bridesmaid photos while photographing the groom and his groomsmen and then compare them!
Wedding poses for couples
Pose №39 Chase us!
Have as many action photos as possible, but notice the dress flow.
Pose №40 Old Hollywood
This idea is in the list of timeless wedding poses for couples and the most romantic one as well. Stage brides back to the camera, ask her to stroke groom`s face. Notice that here only body language speaks.
Pose №41 Blind from love
That is a great idea to start wedding photo session. Ask a bride to cover groom`s eyes before he sees her dress.
Pose №42 Romantic forehead kisses
That is a cool idea in case your couple is hard to relax. Ask groom to hug a bride and kiss her forehead. These kind of wedding poses ideas will give her confidence that you will notice during the rest of photo shooting.
Pose №43 Take me in your arms
Pose №44 Dip
Ask a groom to dip a bride backward, but don`t forget about eye contact. It will look better if a groom bends at knees and keep face close to his beloved half.
Pose №45 Under veil kisses
Want intimacy and romance in bride and groom photos? Capture them kissing under veil.
Pose №46 Lean m back
Plan to have slightly mysterious photography atmosphere? Try this! There is something intimate in poses like that, as they show love and support.
Pose №47 I will always support you
Pose №48 Lye on the ground
In case a bride don’t want lying on the ground because of getting dirty, find something like a ladder and repeat this pose.
Pose №49 Will you dance with me?
If you a passionate dancer, choose this kind of the best wedding poses. It doesn`t actually matter whether it will be an easy twirl or complicated ballroom dance, the pose will be always winning. But don`t forget about a loving gaze!
Pose №50 Here is my shoulder
Let your bride shoulder a groom and hold his arm. Glance really doesn`t matter. A bride can look straight or backwards.
Pose №51 Full love hug
Want a love shine even through a photo? Ask a couple to hug each other, wait for some minutes and start photographing.
Pose №52 Hearing pulse
Want can be a more comfortable place for a woman than a chest of a beloved man? So, sincere emotions are guaranteed.
Pose №53 Hug me
Algorithm can`t be simpler. A groom hugs his wife`s chest and she holds his arms. And that is the best pose for capturing engagement ring and the best choice among wedding poses for bride.
Pose №54 Stay opened
Want this “opened up” pose? Just ask a couple to open up their feet!
Pose №55 A romantic swing
Such swing poses always add actions to wedding photo sessions. And a bride will have an opportunity to gauge groom`s power.
Pose №56 Carry me
This pose is a little more traditional than the previous sample. Thus, it will require more power from a groom.
Pose №57 Back to traditions
Some claim that such posing is overused, but it becomes useful when you need to add variations to your photo session. And focus only on one.
Pose №58 Middle meeting
This pose is also called ‘penguin kiss” because of similarity of posing. It suits perfectly for symmetrical scenes.
Pose №59 A second and I will see
Wedding party photos with parents
Pose №60 Divided into couples
Pose №61 Father love
Pose №62 Now two mothers
Pose №63 Three generation
That is the sample of the most touching parents wedding photos at your wedding.
Pose №64 Time for classic
You should not omit using traditional family wedding photos at wedding.
Pose №65 Break classic
A couple is kissing and all guests pretend they do not see it.
Pose №66 Meet my parents
Bride`s mother, mother of the groom, photos like that will never come out of fashion.
Pose №67 Back to past
Prepare beforehand and ask newlyweds to find wedding photos of their parents.
Pose №68 Grouped photo frame
Again it requires preparation and photo montage services . Still, for stunning pictures you should not economize time and efforts.
Pose№69 Double kiss
You will not do without some special photos with sincere parents` emotions. But be sure to take multiple shots for you then to use one with candid expressions.
Pose №70 Everybody kisses a mom
An unusual variant of family wedding photos ideas that shows mother`s love and creation of a new family.
Group wedding party photo ideas
Pose №71 Start with time-checked classic
It is important to start with the simplest wedding group poses in order for all unprofessional models to feel completely comfortable. Thus, just line up all groomsmen from the side of a groom and bridesmaids from a bride. Under condition, groomsmen wear boutonnieres, stage them from the right side, so that these accessories are visible on a future photo. You need to draw attention to the center, for getting accents on bride and groom.
Pose №72 Get benefit from available seats
Make this idea come true in the decorated reception area before all guests arrive. You will get a balanced, but not banal shot. Do not order people how to pose groups for wedding photos, just do several shots and wait for perfect result.
Pose №73 V figure
Large wedding party photos like that are simple, but it doesn`t make them less impressive. Couple should be strictly in the middle.
Pose №74 Intermix
Arrange everybody in the following way. Place every bridesmaid next to a groomsman. That is the perfect variant for formal big bridal party photos but with a punch line. But take care every “couple” face bride and groom, so that a photo will represent unity.
NB: Pay attention to details like the same height of flowers and groomsmen`s jackets same buttoned or, on the contrary, unbuttoned.
Pose №75 Use drone
Pose №76 Stage the party
Staggering a wedding party by using varied positions leads to stylish wedding pictures with bridesmaids and groomsmen. Here the key point is right use of space. In case you have possibility to shoot in opened space, try placing some on the foreground and some in the background. But brides and grooms are still in the focus.
Pose №77 Accent on details
Surely each couple spends much time to plan unique details in order to feature exactly their celebration. So, before starting photo session, take notice of unique props of a wedding. Did couple use a vintage car? To get creative images, try position a couple around a car or separate them by placing one inside and one outside. Moreover, to show off bright features that all bridesmaids and groomsmen place them in a line or in a circle.
Pose №78 Staircase photography
Pose №79 Who in the front, who – not
Again this picture triggers attention to a couple, because they are in the foreground.
Pose №80 Divided
Pose №81 Cheering at bride and groom
Pose №82 Look at me
Ask all to face the camera. If wanted, the couple may hold hands together. Here the key is to find out the wedding photography poses for all bridesmaids and one for all groomsmen.
Pose №83 Who is the funniest?
Pose №84 Go forward!
Ask all celebrating company just to walk towards you. They should not make artificial poses, just smile and laugh.
Pose №85 Kids are not forgotten
It`s a great idea to take pictures of a flower girl and a ring bearer in the beginning of a photo session, because further they may be naughty and impatient.
Pose №86 A live bridge
Such bridal party poses have become truly traditional. But still they are in usage, because symbolizing a life-long path made of the dearest and nearest people. Play with photo and try making a serial of photos like that.
Pose №87 Tremendous heart
Creative and fun wedding photo ideas
You and all other photographers are already familiar with stereotyped posing the wedding party. Still, to add some unique feature you will need the following ideas.
Pose №88 Who rules?
Just ask a bride to sit on groom`s shoulders and that will create fun optical illusion that shows off who will “rule” in the family.
Pose №89 Naughty bridesmaids
Let bridesmaids` personalities shine through. This pose shows “wild sides” of every bridesmaids and makes the whole photo session not so serious. For better effect and contrast invite innocent flower girl.
Pose №90 Wedding wars
Want playful wedding pose ideas? Here is the most used sample!
Pose №91 Harass a groom
Suggest having a little play. All groomsmen have 30 seconds to harass a groom in every possible way. Definitely you will be guaranteed candid emotions.
Pose №92 Like models
That is another type of a fun game. Ask groomsmen that every time you say “Click” they have to change the pose. After two or three shots, pose variants will become more and more ridiculous!
Pose №93 Time to celebrate
Why not relax the whole nervous wedding reparation with some champagne splashes? But be careful with equipment!
Pose №94 Action photos
The most unique wedding photo ideas are action pictures, because every time all your models will jump their posing will be unrepeatable.
Pose №95 Through a wedding ring
Such outdoor wedding photography poses will make just a perfect and memorable wedding shot. Besides, there will be lots of sense inside. So, just find right distance and with the help of perspectives do it.
Pose №96 Human pyramid
That is one of the most complicated fun bridal party photos, because of dress and hairstyle spoiling risks. So, discuss it with the couple beforehand.
Pose №97 Who is on the top?
In case you deal with brave bridesmaids, take a picture like that. But it`s important not to place groomsmen close to bridesmaids!
Pose №98 Throw a groom
A fun throw of groom can be even better than throwing a wedding bouquet! But be sure to use a fish lens or post editing to add this alluring effect.
Pose №99 See my ring
Really the moment when a bride shows her new, beautiful and sparkling ring always triggers candid emotions. But! Who has told you that only brides can do like that?
Pose №100 Party in the house
I personally haven’t used all presented ideas but most of them work. But do not copy them blindly, add something unique that will characterize exactly you! Share your wedding poses examples in comments below.