Manhattan engagement photos were just what Ashley & Julian needed because their zest for life in the city oozes out of their fun-loving relationship!

We kicked off the morning with a short walk over to the iconic Brooklyn Bridge!couple walking on Brooklyn Bridge engagement photography on Brooklyn Bridge couple having fun on Brooklyn Bridge with Manhattan skyline in the background Brooklyn Bridge engagement photo I broke with my personal policy of not photographing people while eating because Ashley & Julian told me about their weekend tradition of getting bagels and going down to the waterfront to enjoy the sunshine, some breakfast, and each other!couple enjoying a breakfast bagel on the river with Brooklyn bridge in the background Then, we headed underground… This is where Ashley made some magic happen and these two got to enjoy a subway car without any other riders!engagement photos on NYC subway fun engagement photography on subway couple in NYC subway car alone for engagement photos After the subway fun, we decided to head over to the South Street Seaport area (one of my favorite areas!)Front Street, New York City engagement photo engagement photos on Front Street near South Street Seaport black and white photo of couple dancing on Front Street reflection photo of engaged couple on Front Street After taking a mid-day break we met back up near Fulton St. & Broadway for some evening photos!Park Row engagement photo with NYC taxi in background Of course, on a beautiful day the best of NYC is shown off in being able to enjoy a beautiful sunset over the Hudson River!engagement photography at North Cove Marina, New York North Cove marina engagement photography couple watching the sunset over the Hudson River engagement photo with sunset over the Hudson River