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This engagement session shot by Daniel Kiyoi brings back sweet childhood memories of summer. Matt and Julie had so much fun with their engagement session it should be illegal! Hoping the trend catches on quickly, because I am loving this. The energy they give off in these photos is amazing.

Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea
Water Balloon engagement session save the date idea

See more photos from this session on Daniel’s blog.

34 comments
  • Ooh, what a unique idea! Just in time for the upcoming warm weather :) :) Maybe people will re-interpret the “slip and slide” too!

  • Awwww what a fun way to make your engagement session more colorful! I love the pictures of the names written on balloons and each person is holding their own. The ring is GORGEOUS as well!

  • the water shots are ADORABLE and so creative!

  • ktrn

    I want this too!

  • Nicole-Lynn

    This turned out so great. What a creative session!

  • that’s very unique. i’ve never seen that before! it makes for a very sweet engagement photo session!

  • This is so fun and different! I love it!

  • found you via jasmine star. This shoot is absolutely amazing! I’m sure Matt and Julie love it!

  • This is a beautiful idea. Oh Summer… you are dearly missed. Great post!!

  • That’s so unique! Definitely the best use of props in an engagement session I’ve seen.

  • Such a great idea! Love these shots!

  • Original and such a cute and fun idea!

  • SimpleDressAddict

    These photographs by Daniel Kiyoi are amazing! I really love the ones that capture the water and light perfectly. They make you want to be there right along with Matt and Julie. What a unique, fun, and beautiful engagement session!

  • Oh so sweet! Creative idea, and I loved the colors, really nice!

  • So cute and orginal! LOVE these.

  • This is seriously adorable. LOVE it all!

  • Oh you can definitely feel the love and fun!

  • Now THIS is a balloon-themed shoot that I can get behind :) What fun!

  • Wow, that just looks like an amazingly fun time! What a great idea.

  • Michelle Guzman

    Oh my goodness! This is so fun!!!! I love the water balloons.

  • Love seeing so many new and creative engagement shoots. This was a fun one and had me smiling throughout the whole post!

  • Amma

    These are amazing shots! Fantastic :)

  • Fun, cute and unique…perfect!

  • Absolutely love this engagement shoot. They had so much fun and it’s so evident in each of their pictures!

  • I usually adore the engagement photos you post on Ruffled, Amanda, but I’m downright obsessed with these! How fun!

  • just about the cutest session ever

  • I love this idea…they must have had the best of time. What a great way to catch genuine expressions.

  • I love this idea. Brilliant photos. I’m hoping one of my engagement shoot session clients will get this brave and creative.

  • This is too much fun! What a great concept for an e-session. :)

  • This is soooo darling! What a fun couple they are! The lighting is lovely too! xo

  • kenzie

    ahhh I love this idea for save the dates!

  • Ooooh! There are so many typical engagement sessions that I was almost “shock and awed” by this one! I love the fun they’re having, the way the balloons add so much color and texture (the water spraying everywhere- so cool!) Bravo to the photographer for braving the water all over his camera…

  • marilyn

    love the idea of the water bolloons.. loving the idea…

  • Oh my goodness, so beautiful! One of my favourite finds as I search engagement photo ideas. Hope you don’t mind if I feature this on my blog.