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Diana and Greg, Engaged! | Boston Engagement Photographer

What happens when you have thunderstorming clouds, hail, and crazy rain? You get Diana and Greg’s engagement session! This daring couple drove me out to this really cool rock climbing area out in Quincy (a former quarry) and just as we started getting set up the rain started. We ran back to the car to try to figure out our game plan when lo and behold, 10 minutes later, the rain cleared up and gave up really dramatic skies to complete the engagement photos. I guess the old adage about “if you don’t like the weather in New England, wait 5 minutes” is true!

Diana and Greg share a passion for rock climbing, so it would only be fitting that we chose this setting for their session. I thinking having clients be part of the creative brainstorming of any session is KEY – given that this session is for you, it’s important for me to incorporate your vision while providing my own professional guidance! Also, major major props to Diana for trooping it out in her flats on such soggy grounds while I was shootin’ in rainboots.

Boston engagement photos in Quincy

Engagement photos in Quincy, MA

Boston engagement photography

Thank you guys SO MUCH for being such troopers, I hope it was worth it!
Also, I designed an engagement guestbook for these two and when it arrives I can’t wait to show it to you all!

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May 5, 2010 - 12:01 pm

Emily Cool! I had no idea Quincy used to be a quarry! Now I understand why there are huge cliffs everywhere!

May 5, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Annie Shang, this may be my favorite engagement session of yours yet! :) Great job!!

May 5, 2010 - 1:52 pm

Karen I love the graffiti photos :D

May 5, 2010 - 2:06 pm

crystal wow! gorgeous location, really cute couple and great photos :)

May 5, 2010 - 2:23 pm

Jannie How adorable! Love that the shoot reflects their common interests!

May 5, 2010 - 2:28 pm

Alvin nice work, Shang. Somehow the shoot makes me long for the warm summer days =p

May 5, 2010 - 4:43 pm

Shang @Emily Haha, I realized the order of my words were confusing! What I meant was that this particular rock climbing area used to be quarry, not that all of Quincy used to be a quarry!

May 5, 2010 - 7:26 pm

DChao I love the light in the picture of the rock against the clouds!

May 5, 2010 - 10:02 pm

Tammy loooveee!!! The sky+cliff shot is fave. FAVE.

May 5, 2010 - 10:22 pm

Maria so pretty! i love the reed photos, even though this particular kind is an invasive plant species… *nerd* anyway awesome job :)

May 5, 2010 - 10:53 pm

Karman Lee Love Quincy!!!

May 6, 2010 - 1:13 am

Nithya aww these are too cute!! I love the photos with the reeds – they look like an awesome couple! Have fun photographing the wedding!

May 6, 2010 - 8:43 am

Shang @Maria LOL you’re too funny =)

May 7, 2010 - 9:37 am

Diana Shang you are the best, we had such a great time (except for the few minutes before the rain/hail stopped!) and are so impressed with how the shoot came out!

May 21, 2010 - 10:40 am

Kimberly Wow, they look like a really fun couple! Love the shot in the reeds.

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