Engagement Photo Sessions

The Skylands Botanical Gardens

Ringwood, New Jersey

Engagement Photo Sessions are a fun, beautiful and stress-free way to capture imagery of special moment shared by the two of you and to improve your comfort level in front of the camera before the Big Day. Abella Studios helps couples throughout NJ, NY & PA by offering various location options and multiple Engagement packages that typically include an 45-60 minute session with one of their professional photographers, an online gallery to easily share photos with family & friends on social media or to create beautiful wall-art to showcase in your home.

Having engagement photos taken by Abella Studios is an unforgettable experience. Your engagement session at

The Skylands Botanical Gardens in Ringwood, NJ

presents a perfect opportunity to work with and get to know one of our professional, friendly photographers as you practice loosening up in front of the camera prior to your BIG DAY.

You will be blown away by the creative approach our

Passaic County

photographers use to capture authentic moments between you two – spending time together, strolling down the beach or around a winding path, sharing romantic glances and kisses - all to create beautiful keepsake memories that will last forever! The best part about this type of photography: it's fun, intimate and powerful as each picture tells its own story.

Don't wait another second before getting your engagement photos taken! They make the perfect save-the-date cards or magnets, gorgeous wall-art to hang in your home or as a unique gift for someone close. You could also share them on social media with family & friends, letting them all know that your Big Day is just around the corner!

A little bit about

The Skylands Botanical Gardens in Ringwood, NJ

If you are looking for an engagement photo session in New Jersey, The Skylands Botanical Gardens in Ringwood is simply one of the most picturesque locations Abella Studios photographers shoot engagement photos.

Skylands is a 1,119 acre estate property located in Ringwood State Park in Ringwood, New Jersey, a borough in Passaic County. The Skylands property consists of the historic Skylands Manor mansion, The Castle at Skylands Manor and the New Jersey Botanical Garden. The Skylands Botanical Garden, 96-acres of amazing plant life, is open to the public year-round. The Skylands property is within the Ramapo Mountains and is maintained by the Skyland Association.

Considered as one of the largest and varied landscapes in the area, The Skylands Botanical Garden in Ringwood, NJ is simply a photographer's dream, a fairytale come to life, and is one of the most gorgeous locations for a NJ engagement photo session. Every photo session can have a completely different look & feel because of the enormous variety these botanical gardens have to offer.

The house and gardens were built in the 1920s by Clarence MacKenzie Lewis, a New York City stockbroker and civil engineer. Lewis hired architect John Russell Pope to design the 44-room Tudor revival manor house. The manor is a reproduction English mansion featuring rectangular, bay and oriel windows. The estate was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1990 for its significance in architecture and landscape architecture.

Visit this spectacular place and take a stroll with your photographer anytime from spring through autumn for a gorgeous engagement photo shoot backdrop and memories that will last a lifetime. This amazing location is one of our top picks for a NJ Engagement Photo Session!

We'd love to be part of your adventure and capture these special memories for you, so please get in touch if that sounds like something you'd like for us to help with.

Give us a call or set up a Zoom to learn more about our engagement photo session packages at

It will be an investment you will not regret!




"We had an amazing time during our photo session. Our photographer was very attentive & knowledgeable about poses & different spots for our shots. He gave great direction while also allowing us to make suggestions for poses too. The best part is you can book them based on what makes sense financially which is great because we were on a budget and they worked with us to give us the package that we wanted."

"Abella Studios couldn't have done a better job than what they did for us. We had a wonderful experience with our photographer during our engagement photo shoot and it was well worth the investment, I can't stop looking at them!"

"I loved my experience working with Abella Studios on my Engagement pictures, they made me feel so comfortable in front of the camera. I didn't think I was photogenic at all but they really made me feel like a super mode!"


The Skylands Botanical Gardens in Ringwood, NJ