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What to Wear for Engagement Photos in San Francisco

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It's only slightly less stressful than choosing your wedding gown—your engagement photos, after all, will be a permanent record of how you looked at one of the happiest times in your life. And who would know better what types of outfits look best in such photos than the photographers who take them?

So we tapped two local wedding photogs to get their expert opinions. "The most important advice I could give is to wear an outfit that reflects your personality," says Robert Valdes of Robert Valdes Photo Cinema. Joseph Kohn of IQ Photo agrees, and adds that it can be a good idea to ask someone who's sartorial opinion you trust for "feedback on whether the outfit truly flatters." This especially holds true for the heels vs. flats dilemma, he says. If you don't normally wear heels, they may look awkward instead of flattering. Better to stick with what makes you comfortable. Read on for more tips from Valdes and Kohn below.

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