13 Secret Shooting Spots of Wedding Photographers in Singapore

Photoshoot/Videoshoot Ideas

The engagement ring has been purchased, the proposal has been accepted, and now it's time to take the photos. Finding the best setting for your pre-wedding photos can be tricky with the challenging elements or wanting to embody the individual styles of the couple, but luckily Singapore has an abundance of photogenic spots to make your special wedding portrait shoot memorable.


Here, you'll find ideas for unique photo shoot locations you never knew you could shoot at, as well as tonnes of ideas from our collection of real weddings.

1. Victoria Theatre and Victoria Concert Hall

Image Credit: Loveinstills 


Fans of the neo-classical 1905 structure, booming clock tower, and Palladian-style architecture should definitely consider this location in the city. Schedule your shoots in the afternoons as the sunlight hits the various parts of the buildings differently.

View more of Loveinstills' works here.

Image Credit: Antelope Studios 


Features: Notable marble staircase, skylight features, and grand walkway
Permit: Only allowed to shoot at Level 1 and 2
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Weekday afternoons

View more of Antelope Studios' works here.

2. National Museum of Singapore

Image Credit: Click! Photography 

Shooting indoors does not have to be boring; with the ample wide space and natural lighting, shooting at the National Museum is classical and ever so interesting with its bold lines and angles.

Image Credit: Click! Photography 


Features: Monochromatic rooms, grand entrance ways, and tall ceilings
Permit: Yes, A booking fee of S$184 for every 2 hours is required
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Shoot is strictly allowed only from 10 am to 7 pm

View more of Click! Photography's works here.

3. Fort Canning

Image Credit: Antelope Studios

Cultural meets artistic at Fort Canning Park. The shadow play under the generous shades could make for interesting portraits against the lush foliage and historical relics.

Image Credit: Antelope Studios

Features: Fort Gate, lush greenery and expansive lawns
Permit: No
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Check if there are events or festivals set-up that day. It may interfere with your photoshoot plans

View more of Antelope Studios's works here.

4. Central Fire Station

Image Credit: Douglas Fun Photography

The city-inspired shoot taken against the backdrop of the majestic red fire station will give a much-welcomed pop of colour while making great conversation starters and stunning portraits. 

Features: Characteristic brick walls, industrial settings, and statement red doors
Permit: No
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Weekdays are better with less foot traffic that might interfere with your shoot

View more of Douglas Fun Photography's works here.

5. Singapore Botanic Gardens

Image Credit: Douglas Fun Photography

Botanical landscapes in the manicured gardens exude garden romance and look great for both day and night shots in the heart of the city.


Image Credit: Douglas Fun Photography


Features: Elegant colonial structures, lush foliage and greenery, and floral exhibits
Permit: Yes. 
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Weekends are usually crowded

View more of Douglas Fun Photography's works here.

6. Arab Street

Image Credit: Douglas Fun Photography

If you want to add classic and rustic vibes against bold architectures in your photographs, Arab Street will lend its charm and add a playful touch to your photos.

Features: Modern murals, cultural architecture, and rustic backdrops
Permit: No
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Weekends are usually crowded


View more of Douglas Fun Photography's works here.

7. Chinatown

Image Credit: Andri Tei Photography

For those who like the moody aesthetics with old-meets-new vibes, People’s Park in Chinatown is one of the amazing locations you should check out for its iconic colours and characteristic buildings.

Features: Bold colours, heritage buildings, and wide-angle landscape
Permit: No.
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Weekends are usually crowded

View more of Andri Tei Photography's works here.

8. HortPark

Image Credit: aMusephotographer

Rarely can you find 21 different themes in one location; With HortPark, you can choose from the different themed gardens that best suit your individual preferences and style.

View more of aMusephotographer's works here.


Image Credit: Click! Photography


Features: Silver Garden, Garden of Seasons, and wide garden space
Permit: No
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Shoot is strictly allowed only from 6 am to 10 pm. Check for events or set-up that may interfere with your shoot

View more of Click! Photography's works here.

9. Wheeler's Estate

Image Credit: Andri Tei Photography


Bohemian backyard-inspired couples will find themselves falling in love with the rustic yet modern charm of Wheeler’s Estate situated in the quiet part of Seletar. 

Features: Colonial houses, countryside ambience, and tranquil surroundings
Permit: No
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Weekends are usually busier, but not crowded

View more of Andri Tei Photography's works here.

10. Seletar North Link

Image Credit: Loveinstills

If you want a nature-inspired outdoor photoshoot without the sand and the sea, opt for locations with lush greenery like Seletar North Link and its dreamy water backdrop.

Features: Lush woodlands, wide-angled landscape, and rustic river bank
Permit: No
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Typically quiet

View more of Loveinstills' works here.

11. Upper Peirce Reservoir

Image Credit: Andri Tei Photography

View more of Andri Tei Photography's works here.

With generous shade, idyllic water, and a pretty tinged sky, this sets the perfect backdrop for those who want a romantic photoshoot outdoors.

Image Credit: Antelope Studios


Features: Tranquil nature, sunrise, and wide-angle landscape
Permit: No.
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Go in the early mornings to catch that golden hour

View more of Antelope Studios's works here.

12. East Coast Park

Image Credit: Antelope Studios


Add a bit of fun to your photoshoot collection with a refreshing beach view of the sun, sand, and palm trees at East Coast Park. 


Features: Variety of outdoor locations, wide landscape, and unblocked view
Permit: No
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: April to May is good for the garden blooms

View more of Antelope Studios's works here.

13. Coney Island

Image Credit: Loveinstills


Minimalistic outdoor lovers will enjoy shooting at Coney Island for its unique location–an escape from the city, as well as the serene setting that adds to the romantic mood.

View more of Loveinstills' works here.

Image Credit: Click! Photography

Features: beautiful woodlands, pine forests, and quiet beaches
Permit: No
Best Time of Day to Avoid the Crowds: Typically not crowded

View more of Click! Photography's works here.

Ultimately, the location of your choice will work well when you partner with the dream photography team who can capture the essence of your personalities as a couple against the romantic unique backdrops. Hitcheed is here to make your dream pre-wedding photoshoot a reality by recommending top photographers for your pre-wedding and actual wedding day needs.
Check out our full list of photographers and photography studios as you plan for the photo shoot of your lifetime!



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