Proposals

By donna

Alaska proposal photographer

here to help you with your surprise proposal every step of the way!

"[We] did...one of Donna's tent sessions and could not be happier. The photos came out AMAZING and we got them back even quicker than we expected...If you are considering booking Donna, DO IT! She made the experience so fun - we left our sessions feeling like we were leaving hanging out with a friend."
-A

I knoooow how excited you're going to be to see the magic we made! With that in mind, my goal is to edit up a hand full of sneak peeks to send your way within 24-48 hours of the wedding! That way the photo you use to announce your wedding isn't a grainy cell shot, but a beautiful photo from one of the many moments of your day.

Well, first off, if they've been hinting that they want a photographer, then you better believe you should hire a photographer hahah!!

In addition to that, these moments are likely going to be emotional, exciting, and oh so very special and having photos to look back on and remind you of all of those feelings will be really meaningful.

Also, I'm not just there to document the proposal, I'm here to help you plan out all the details so it goes off without a hitch!

If you need help with any ideas on how to personalize it, or how to make it non suspicious, or anything along those lines, I'm here to help!

Why hire a proposal photographer?

"Every interaction we’ve had so far with Donna has been amazing! She’s fun and professional! We are AKWARD! And she did a great job helping us get great photos that don’t look posed or forced! Highly recommend!!!!"

-C

Let's get the relevant info out of the way: at 5'2", short and small, I've always been real good at hide-and-go-seek because I can hide just about anywhere hah! So no matter where your proposal adventure takes us, I should be good to go!

No onto the fun stuff:
Relationships are fun, messy, weird, silly, romantic, sexy, and everything in between and I think your photos should 100% showcase those nuances and qualities of your relationship!

I'm here for all the couples who aren't afraid to be themselves, embrace the weird and just have a good time.

I love hanging out with people, chitchatting, laughing until it hurts, telling/hearing stories and just overall having a good time. If that sounds like something you're down for then you're in the right place!

Hey, I'm Donna

(if you haven't seen That 70's show... well, this is awkward... disregard!)

parts super stealth

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parts cheesy puns

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part Shakira Dance moves

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meet your proposal guide!

or hot donna...

Ideal if you are wanting to go above and beyond and plan your proposal around a tour or an exciting outing.

- LOCATION RECOMMENDATIONS
- GAME PLAN BRAINSTORMING
- 2 HR SHOOT WITH 70 PHOTOS

2 hours

Diamond

Ideal if you are planning a photoshoot with your partner anyways and want to turn it into a proposal. Or if you want to go straight into some engagement photos after. That way you both are camera ready!

- LOCATION RECOMMENDATIONS
- GAME PLAN BRAINSTORMING
- 1 HR SHOOT WITH 50 PHOTOS

1 hour

Sapphire

Ideal for a short and sweet surprise proposal where I pop out of the bushes for a little surprise.

- LOCATION RECOMMENDATIONS
- GAME PLAN BRAINSTORMING
- 30 MIN SHOOT WITH 10 PHOTOS

30 Minutes

Emerald

$690

PRICE

$990

PRICE

$1290

PRICE

Proposal Packages

From the moment you book until the proposal, I’m right there by your side. You’ll get all my Guides, Resources, and Tips to get you prepped for the surprise and so you know exactly how to prepare! We can make a game plan for if this is an expected shoot(they know I'll be there) or a total surprise, as well as plan out a code for when the question is about to go down!

4. THE PLANNING STARTS

It's time to book! This is all super easy and done online through my client software.  All that’s needed is a signed contract (which can be done easily online) and a 50% retainer to hold your space.

3. SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED

If you're loving what you're reading and are set on booking, we can chat via email or hop on a call to get to know each other more and if you have anything specific in mind for what you'd like to include in your proposal or anything like that!

2. CHAT AND CONNECT

Use the contact form below to reach out and let me know what date you're interested in! I'll reply back as soon as possible (M-Thurs 9-3pm office hours) so we can chat all the deets!

1. SHOOT ME AN EMAIL

How do we get started?

I'm ready let's do this!

Helicopter proposal inspiration

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Ultimate Proposal Guide

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Beautiful Locations to Propose in Alaska

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Resources to guide you as you plan for your proposal.

I'm all about no-stress proposal planning.

tips + resources

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Questions:

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How soon do we get the photos?

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Can I include kids/family/friends/pets?

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Will you help me choose a location?

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How can we make this a surprise?

It really depends from couple to couple! If you've been planning to get photos done already and your partner isn't suspicious you two can plan just a regular photoshoot together and then you and I can chat on the side.

If your partner is likely to get suspicious then we'll have to plan it around something you've already got in the books or I can go incognito to play paparazzi for your somewhere haha!

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How soon do we get the photos?

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Are you willing to travel with us to a destination?

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Do you offer prints and albums?

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How many images are included in the packages?

If including kids/family/friends/pets or all of the above would make your proposal that much more special to you and your partner, then absolutely! I highly recommend only including people that are special to you, truly support your relationship, and are good at keeping secrets ;) And if they're not good at keeping secrets then loop them in at the last minute haha!

How soon do we get the photos?

Can I include kids/family/friends/pets?

Will you help me choose a location?

How can we make this a surprise?

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