Akron may be known as the home of LeBron James, but it’s also home to hundreds of scenic views, impressive architecture, and some of the most gorgeous backdrops for photos! Check out this list of picturesque locations to take your engagement or wed- ding photos. Akron Akron Art Museum Akron Civic Theatre Brandywine Falls Canal Park Copley Circle Gorge Metro Park Everett Road Covered Bridge Hale Farm and Village Lock 3 Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens The University of Akron Canton Canton Garden Center Canton Palace Theater Gervasi Vineyard McKinley Monument National First Ladies’ Library Pro Football Hall of Fame Someoftheselocations requireadmission.Be ure tocallahead •  Push your tongue against the roof of your mouth to elongate and slim the look of your neck. •  Angle your body about 30-45 degrees from the camera for a more body-slimming look. •  Your “sun-kissed bronze” may photograph more orange than tan. Lay off the self-tanner a few days before photos to avoid an oompa loompa effect. •  Eliminate a double chin by pushing your neck forward a bit and tilting your chin upward. •  Posture makes a huge difference in photographs. Stand up straight and pull your shoulders back and down. •   Don’t forget to smile with your eyes. Look your best in PHOTOS Everyone can be photogenic! By learning what your best angles are, smiling naturally, and using these tips, you’ll look stunning in your engagement and wedding photos! J e n n i f e r Fyffe, Today’s Bride LMAC Photography Local Photo Ops PHOTOGRAPHY TELL VENDORS YOU SAW THEIR AD IN TODAY’S BRIDE | 69