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September 21, 2016

Sunlit Studios Exclusive Photography Locations

Please browse our incredible list of tried-and-proven locations that make amazing backdrops for your special memories! These are our most popular Sunlit Studios Exclusive Photography Locations, from the Sunshine Coast to Gold Coast.

Over years of scouting lonely country roads and back streets, we’ve found a stunning range of Sunlit Studios exclusive photography locations. Having spent many hours scouting these amazing location gems out, we keep them close to our chest – they are exclusive to our wonderful couples and families.


ROLLING HILLS PADDOCK

Located 30 minutes south of Brisbane CBD. 15 minutes away from Sunlit Studios!

Based conveniently between Brisbane and the Gold Coast, and only minutes off the M1 highway, this is the best paddock option for families and couples. The gentle slopes and soft, natural light create an atmosphere of tranquility, allowing families and couples to relax and create candid moments against the breathtaking rural panorama.

Travel Fee: Free

Example photo shoots at this location: Family Portrait with two children, Newborn Family Portrait, First Birthday Shoot,

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GOLDEN COUNTRY FIELDS

Located in the Alberton/Stapylton area

Located amidst the rustic charm of sugar cane fields, this portrait location exudes a unique blend of nostalgia and natural beauty. The tall, swaying sugar cane stalks provide a lush, textured backdrop that complements the rural setting. The fields’ golden hues and the soft, warm light filtering through the leaves create a picturesque atmosphere, perfect for capturing timeless portraits with a touch of rustic elegance.

Travel Fee: Free

Example photo shoots at this location: Engagement Shoot, Family Portrait or Maternity Session

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COASTAL PARADISE

Located in Southport, Gold Coast (20 minutes north of Surfers Paradise)

This portrait location offers a delightful fusion of coastal beauty and vibrant greenery. Set against the backdrop of a pristine beach, the scene is adorned with lush green shrubs that add a pop of color and texture to your portraits. The soft sands and the tranquil sound of ocean waves create a serene ambiance, making it an idyllic spot for capturing relaxed and candid family moments by the sea.

Recommended clothing colours: Pastels and whites look particularly pretty on the beach with the soft pinks of dusk.

Travel Fee: $25

Example photo shoots at this location: Engagement Shoot, Family Portrait

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ENCHANTED PINE FOREST

Located in Miami, Gold Coast (15 minutes north of Surfers Paradise)

A tranquil oasis nestled within a lush pine forest. The towering pine trees provide a majestic canopy of green, while a small, glistening lake adds a touch of serenity. The forest’s dappled sunlight, combined with the peaceful waters, creates an enchanting atmosphere for capturing timeless portraits. Great for homes with dark décor and furniture.

Recommended clothing colours: Blues look amazing against the orange pine needles!

Travel Fee: $25

Example photo shoots at this location: Engagement Shoot, Family Portrait

Sunlit Studios Exclusive Photography Locations
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Gold Coast Pine Forest Engagement Photographs


SCENIC TAMBORINE VIEWS

Located 60 minutes south of Brisbane CBD.

Tamborine Mountain has an amazing lookout for sunset. Nestled high atop a serene mountain peak, this location offers a truly majestic setting with breathtaking country views of a sprawling valley below.

Travel Fee: $25

Example photo shoots at this location: Engagement Shoot

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ROCKY SUNSET BEACH

Located in Snapper Rocks, Gold Coast (10 minutes east of Gold Coast airport)

Snapper Rocks, Elephant Rock and the surrounding beaches have dramatic rock landscapes that suit Portrait Shoots perfectly. The slippery nature and wild waves at these beaches make it less suitable for young children.

Travel Fee: $25

Example photo shoots at this location: Maternity Session

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MAJESTIC GLASS HOUSE MOUNTAINS

Located at Glass House Mountains

Where nature’s grandeur meets rural charm. Set amongst lush pineapple fields and the Sunshine Coast countryside. The Glass House Mountains serve as a breathtaking backdrop, providing a picture-perfect canvas to capture timeless and unforgettable portraits. A great option for those North of Brisbane.

Travel Fee: $75

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OTHER LOCATION OPTIONS

Have a spot that has special meaning to you? Please let us know!

Other popular locations we photograph include:

  1. Maleny
  2. Sunshine Coast Beaches
  3. Noosa
  4. Wellington Point
  5. Toowoomba
  6. Bryon Bay
  7. Sunflower Fields in the Southern Downs Region (seasonal)

Please note that travel fees apply.

Fallen in love with a location? Contact us to chat about its photographic potential!

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