For the once in a lifetime event, planning for a post-wedding or pre-wedding photo shoot takes more effort than you can imagine. From choosing the location to the dates and then the photographer to the costume. However, to ease some of your stress in finding that perfect location for your pre/post-wedding shoot in Manipur, we have scoured our resources to find the 13 best you can choose from!
Browse through these pictures and make your choice!
1. Kangla Fort
The Kangla Fort is located at the heart of the Imphal city. A sacred place for the Meiteis but this place has always been one of the most loved location for both fashion as well as wedding photo shoots in recent times. A green cover of about 237.62 acres, the place is a paradise for nature lovers and photographers alike. From historical ruins to majestic architecture, from romantic green stretch to picturesque water bodies for backdrop, this place offers the romantics plenty of options to explore.
2. Andro Park
Removed from the hustle-bustle of the city lies the peaceful, natural park at Andro. Nestled in the lap of nature, this spot gives a perfect frame for every shot. The surrounding greenery and scenery add to the beauty of new bride and groom! Check out our favourite Wedding Photographer nailing every frame for this couple.
3. Langol Peak
Further away from the Andro is the newly opened Langol Peak at Kakching. Giving a bird’s eye view of the city of Kakching, this location offers a great escape and a perfect place to capture your moments. The path may be a bit difficult, however, we promise that it will totally be worth it!
If you are looking for an adventure theme, Lamdan is the perfect spot for you! Located a little into the Loktak Project, refurbished and looked after by the MMTA is the adventure spot of the Lamdan. Green covers, adventure sports and the breath-taking view of the Laimaton Peak!
5. Loktak Lake
The picturesque Loktak Lake is famous for its unique feature, Phumdi. But it is also one of the much sought after location for a post-wedding shoot! The vast fresh water with the natural islands of will give an exotic look and feel to your pictures.
6. Sekmai river, Sekmai
The slow running streams, the stone bed, small hillocks, paddy fields, well-paved roads at the sides, all give the perfect scene of nature and development complimenting each other!
A small village in the Imphal West district, Manipur, is the latest destination for all sorts of photography! The quaint landscape, the wide open area with lush green surrounds with the blue hills as the backdrop serves as one of the most sought-after locations for all sorts of photo sessions. Ask any photographer and this one is on top of their list!
A few hours drive from Imphal, Churachandpur is both a hip town and boost of some of the most beautiful landscapes in Manipur. The rolling hills and the sailing clouds give a dreamy effect to your wedding photos.
9. Singda Dam
If the Loktak Lake is too overdone for you, we think the Singda Dam will be just perfect. A popular picnic destination is also the latest haunt for photo shoots. Can’t decide, check out these pictures.
10. Maphou Dam
36kms away from Imphal city, the newly inaugurated Maphou Dam is another less known terrain. We have not seen many pictures from this location but check out these landscape photos and find out why we put it on this list!
Be it destination wedding or just your pre or post wedding shoot location, this place is now the destination for all things glamorous and fun! With the Loktak Lake as the back-drop, we say “Nothing could go wrong here!”
12. Phangrei, Ukhrul
Known mostly for it’s scenic beauty, this place came to the limelight very recently. We wouldn’t waste our time thinking about this one!
13. Takhel Village, Sawombung
Another new addition is the Takhel Village in Sawombung in Imphal East. If we were ever to shoot an editorial for our website, this is the place. Romantic, Dreamy and picturesque. Any picture here would definitely make a frame-worthy memory!
14. Govindajee Temple
Not far away from the city, the quaint and holy place has become one of the favourite haunt for photographers. Playing with the architectural lines and a variety of background, this place is one to explore!
15. Manipur University, Canchipur
The seed of higher education in Manipur is also popular for some very picturesque locations, historical ruins and lush green landscape! The otherwise controversial place is a photographer’s delight and this picture by Epic Films Imphal does explain why!
16. Khongjom War Memorial
Apart from the historical significance, this place is one beautiful place! Just look at the pictures!
So, how do like our collection? If you have any other locations on your mind, do send in your suggestions, it’s more than welcome! Or can’t make up your mind where to shoot? Just shoot in every location!😜
PS: Don’t forget to get prior permission or inform the location of your shoot.
Happy making memories folks!
Note: We are thankful to Tejkanta Sharma for exploring the ends of Manipur and sending us pictures as and when demanded! 😉