Dallas Arboretum: (free admission for up to four and free parking for one vehicle is included in session) Beautiful gardens, big trees, seasonal flowers, scenic water views and much more make this gorgeous location in the heart of Dallas an ideal spot for any photoshoot.
Typical seasonal events, include: Spring - Dallas Blooms / Fall - Pumpkin patch and fall decor / Dec. - Holiday Theme. Click the link above to view their website for specific dates and times.
Texas Discovery Gardens: ($40 session fee is charged by venue, but includes admission for two. Regular admission is $8 for adults, $4 for kids under 11, free for children 2 and under) This hidden gem is just outside the fair grounds in Fair Park. Stunning gardens, lush greenery, and beautiful water features are just a small part of what this venue offers. Kids can enjoy a butterfly garden, educational tools and more. Perfect spot for bridal and engagement portraits.
Gaylord Texan - Grapevine, TX: (no fee to use - parking garage fee around $10-$12) Enjoy the feel of outdoors without your hair blowing in the wind or worrying about rain on your photoshoot. 4.5 acres of indoor gardens feature the rugged canyons of the Texas Hill Country and a meandering replica of San Antonio’s Legendary Riverwalk. It’s a world of Texas authenticity brought to life in a lush, climate-controlled atrium environment.
Downtown Grapevine, TX: (no fees to use and open to public) Small town feel with lots of country chic spots for photos. Tons of holiday decorations and photo opps around the holidays. Great spot for Christmas photos!
Parker Rose Garden - Parker, Texas: (no fees to use and open to public). This beautiful public park offers a rustic country feel with this gorgeous barn, pond, large trees, and open field areas. Ideal for family pictures or couples and located just minutes from Plano.
Downtown Plano / Haggard Park - In the heart of downtown Plano, Haggard Park offers beautiful greenery, trees, water features, bridges, and an historic rail car. Also, just steps away you can find the booming downtown area with city vibes, vintage brick walls, and lots of places to sit and take it all in. Grab a bite to eat or plan a romantic date night for after your photo session. This spot has it all.
Arbor Hills Nature Preserve - Plano, TX: (no fee to use - open to public) Beautiful nature preserve with tons of trees, bridges, wooded areas, fields, and scenic views for photo opps.
Deep Ellum - Dallas, TX - Deep Ellum is the arts capital of Dallas with colorful painted walls, sculptures, and a hip/modern city feel.
Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge - Dallas, TX - This gorgeous bridge offers the perfect spot to catch the sun setting over the Dallas skyline and capture some breathtaking city backdrops.
Klyde Warren Park - Dallas, TX - This beautiful park is located in the heart of downtown Dallas and offers gorgeous city views, park features, and walking distance to the arts district.
Downtown Fort Worth - Downtown Ft. Worth offers stunning city views, bridges, water features, and awesome areas such as the Ft. Worth Water Gardens, Sundance Square and more.
Fort Worth Stockyards - The Stockyards offer the perfect rustic/country chic backdrop for any photo session.
Fort Worth Botanical Gardens - (ENTRY FEE DOES APPLY-ASK FOR DETAILS). This stunning botanical garden offers breathtaking garden views, seasonal flowers, sculptures, water features and more. Ideal spot for engagement & bridal sessions.
Farmers Branch Historical Park - No fees with our membership, but appointments must be made in advance with the property. This charming park has a little bit of everything! Historic cabins and houses, general store and old gas station, rustic barns, green fields with classic park benches, big trees, rose gardens, and an historic rail car.
Old Alton Bridge, Denton, TX - Rustic old bridge, creek and water front areas, woods. You can see from images below the different look at different seasons.
Harbor District - Rockwall, TX - Lakefront area in Rockwall, TX offering stunning lake views, lighthouse, and water features.
Downtown Frisco, TX - Historic downtown Frisco and the Frisco Heritage Musuem area both offer great places for photos.. Rustic buildings, country small town vibes, and vintage rail cars and railroad tracks to name just a few.
Prairie Creek Park - Richardson - A variety of gorgeous backdrops from green trees, trails, waterfalls, park benches etc.
White Rock Lake, Dallas, TX
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