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There are so many reasons why Las Vegas weddings are amazing, not least of which are the incredible photo ops! From neon lights to gorgeous natural scenery, Las Vegas is the place for incredible wedding portraits.

Take a look at some of our favorite Las Vegas photo backdrops.

couple in front of welcome to las vegas sign

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The “Welcome to Las Vegas” Sign

If you’re getting married in Las Vegas, taking a photo under the famous sign located on Las Vegas Boulevard South, south of Russell Road, is an absolute must. Whether you choose to take fun portraits with your wedding party or romantic shots a deux, this sign totally exemplifies Las Vegas’ retro, fun vibe.

fountains at caesars palace

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The Fountain at Caesars Palace

The gorgeous fountain at Caesars Palace provides a movie-worthy backdrop for your wedding portraits. The Greco-Roman architecture is positively majestic, and lends a grand feel to your wedding photos.

Lake Las Vegas

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Lake Las Vegas

Looking for a waterside setting in Vegas? Nearby Lake Las Vegas makes the perfect waterfront backdrop for your wedding portraits. After all, what could be more romantic than watching the sun set over the water?

linq promenade

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The LINQ Promenade

For kids at heart, the LINQ Promenade provides a bustling city atmosphere, complete with a 550-foot Ferris wheel. All of the lights and colors will certainly make for unique and lively wedding portraits.

getting ready with las vegas skyline

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The Skyline Terrace Suite at MGM Grand Las Vegas

Talk about a view! This incredible suite, which features an 800-square foot terrace, is the ultimate getting-ready location. And the view—and photo op—is pretty darn spectacular.

mob museum

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The Mob Museum

If you’re hoping for a totally unique (and a bit offbeat) setting for your wedding, The Mob Museum is just the spot. We love the museum’s Art Deco-inspired vibe, and variety of indoor and outdoor wedding backdrops, from neon lights to vintage inspired lounges.

Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort

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Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort

If being surrounded by nature on your wedding day is a must, this golf resort features all the stunning scenery you need. The ceremony space in particular features a gorgeous mountain backdrop that will make for some truly jaw-dropping photos.

smith center for the performing arts

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The Smith Center for the Performing Arts

A little-known gem in Las Vegas: The five-acre outdoor space at the local performing-arts center, which is filled with unique outdoor sculptures. In particular, the “Pipe Dream” installation by artist Tim Bavington provides a colorful and bold backdrop for wedding photos. Truly a work of art!

gazebo at flamingo hotel

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Gazebo Chapel at the Flamingo Las Vegas

You might think that a garden wedding is impossible to come by in the heart of the Strip, but in fact, it’s totally possible! The Flamingo Hotel & Casino offers a serene garden, featuring a gorgeous gazebo. It’s perfect for weddings ceremonies and dreamy portraits alike.

chandelier at cosmopolitan hotel

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The Chandelier at the Cosmopolitan

For a glamorous indoor photo op, it doesn’t get any better than the multi-story chandelier inside the Cosmopolitan. The strands of crystals will add shimmer and shine to your wedding portraits—and the Chandelier Lounge itself is perfect spot to grab a drink and take a moment to relax after taking all of those portraits!