Outdoor Locations

Singapore Botanic Gardens

Singapore Botanic Gardens never disappoints, you're always guaranteed to find a beautiful, lush, green backdrop and if you're willing to take the time you might even find a special little spot that looks nothing like the rest. Good for early morning and late afternoon sessions, but be prepared to share the beauty with many, many others.

1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569

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Fort Canning Park

Fort Canning Park is a beautiful circle of magical backdrops. Tall green trees offering beautiful light and boundless shades of green. The history of being Singapore's first official botanic garden and dotted with memories of battles fought are not forgotten in the images. My biggest hint; mosquito repellent is an absolute must in this garden.

River Valley Rd, 179037

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Gardens By The Bay

Gardens By The Bay is massive, there are so many options for quiet little spots, my personal favourite is the East Garden, across the river with a beautiful backdrop of MBS, the Gardens domes, and the Singapore Flyer - it's a beauty. Best for an early morning session, before the sun starts beating down.

18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953

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Sentosa Beach

On a beautiful clear morning the beaches on Sentosa are gorgeous, the palm trees and green tinted, waveless water scream "tropical island paradise". Definitely a sunrise shoot location, before the crowds appear. Sunset is not too shabby either if you don't mind some people. 

120 Tanjong Beach Walk, Sentosa Island, 098942

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Green Corridor

There are endless opportunities for beautiful backdrops along the Green Corridor, literally miles of beautiful greenery with minimal people. All times of the day would work under these beautiful shaded trees, but morning sessions would be cooler.

Green Corridor Rail Mall

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Canterbury Road

If you're looking for wide open spaces then this is the beautiful, green, location for you. It's especially perfect if you don't want a ton of people around. You will feel relaxed, and that will help in creating those natural images.

Canterbury Road, Alexandra

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East Coast Park

A watery backdrop is always beautiful. Ships, beach sand, and tall trees set the scene. ECP gets busy really early in the morning, and stays that way, but there are always little, uncongested spots to take advantage of.  

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Marina Barrage

There is no view more iconic Singapore than the Marina Bay Sands. The top of the Marina Barrage offers an unobstructed view of this beautiful building, with a bright green lush lawn to run upon. Perfect for really early morning shoots - sunrise is key. Sunset shoots work here too, but can be very busy.

123 Main Street, Anytown 4566

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Dover Road

Another perfect spot off of the beaten track. Best to take a taxi to this spot as there isn't an easy place to park a car. But the reward is green grass and interesting tree backdrops. Perfect for sunrise and sunset sessions.

Dover Road

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Victoria Theatre Downtown

If you want a backdrop rich with history and iconic landmarks then Victoria Theatre Downdown is the location that will tick all the boxes. A beautiful sunrise session location before the pedestrians start to arrive.

9 Empress Pl, Singapore 179556

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Lower Pierce Reservoir

Green, lush jungle. Sunset sessions are magical here, you won't be disappointed.

Lower Pierce Reservoir

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Punggol Beach

Now here is a beach that doesn't look like the other beaches that Singapore has on offer. Black boulders scattered about, and the coast of Johor Bahru across the water, it's a wonderful sunset session location - if you don't mind the drive.

Punggol Road End

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Tuas Lalang Field

If you're looking for a location that doesn't scream Singapore, this is it. Wild wheaty grass offers a gorgeous background for photography, but with no shelter it's definitely a sunrise and sunset location only. The grass can be quite thorny and scratchy, so best to wear longer pants and closed shoes.

Tuas South Ave 7

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Seletar North Link

This location will make you feel like you're exploring new places, seemingly untouched by man. This location offers backdrops of water, tall grass, and lush jungle. Beautiful for sunset sessions. 

Seletar North Link, 797607

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MacRichie Reservoir

A beautiful later afternoon spot is MacRichie Reservoir. It's quiet, green, huge, and beautiful. There is a bit of walking involved to take advantage of the various backdrops, but it is well worth it.

Reservoir Road

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Getting there

If you have kids you will have stuff. Coming by car it means you won't have to cart as much paraphernalia, but if you're coming by taxi, mrt, or bus you'll have a stroller, carseat, and bag of tricks and treats to keep them happy. Traveling light helps when it comes to keeping the flow of the shoot as natural as possible, but if you have the above don't worry it won't affect the final outcome. We will work to keep it out of the shots.

What To Bring

Young kids don't have a very high tolerance level and need entertainment, bring along their favourite toy, their favourite snack, bubbles to blow, or their favourite book. And in my experience having a bargaining chip has never hurt - a chocolate or a promise of an ice cream after the session will get you some pretty wide smiles. If you'd like to incorporate props like balloons or umbrellas, please bring them along.

What to wear

This is an easy one, it's hot, always. So be as cool and comfortable as possible. Choose breathable fabrics, lighter colours like whites, ivories, and pastels are always effective. If you prefer bolder colours keep them as plain as possible, no bold prints paired with those bold colours. If the location is in a garden like Botanics or Fort Canning please don't wear green, you will disappear into the foliage. Most importantly, please bring along that mosquito repellent!

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