50 of Hands-Down the BEST Proposal Reaction Photos

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Having seen 3,500+ proposals, it was incredibly hard for us to narrow this list down. Every shocked face is a blessing to us, but the following 50 shots are truly some of the best proposal reaction photos we’ve ever seen.

The full proposal story is hyperlinked below each photo, along with the talented photographer who caught it all. Feel free to click through to their adorable stories and share in all the beautiful love that we’re so luck to have on HowTheyAsked. You can also browse through our popular proposals section for more cuteness.

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Fish Camp Proposal // Photo by Anna K. Photography

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Photo by Mandy Fierens Photography

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Malone and Rudy’s Cute Marriage Proposal // Photo by Kristen Lynd

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Claudette and Jonathan’s Tear-Jerking Proposal Video // Photos by Christy D Swanberg Photography

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Hot Air Balloon Proposal // Photo by catchlight

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Proposal in New First Home // Photo by Lyndsey Paige Photography

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San Diego Marriage Proposal // Photo by Nathan August Reed

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Magical Marriage Proposal in NYC // Photo by Lindsey Bohne Kelsch

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Scrapbook Proposal on the Beach // Photo by Chad Winstead Photography

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Allie and Daniel’s Proposal // Photo by Kate Price Photography

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Emotional Proposal in Mexico // Photo by Mikel Razo of Mexican Wedding Photos

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Ultimate Scavenger Hunt Proposal // Photo by Zen Photography

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Dog Helps Sweet Proposal // Photo by Tammy Swales

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Notting Hill Inspired Proposal

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Great Proposal Reaction // Photo by 829 Films

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Meetup Marriage Proposal // Photo by Meetup Group Members

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Creative Cincinnati Proposal // Photo by Tracie Jean Photo

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An Explosive Engagement // Service by Andrew McMurry

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Color Run Marriage Proposal // Photo by Megan Ella Photography

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Julia and Shawn’s Ice Skating Proposal // Photo by Life Through Exposure Photography

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Cadie and Steven // Photo by Jami Birdsong

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Allison and Daniel // Photo by Abbie Mae Photography

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Ashley and David’s Proposal in Pittsburgh

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Adorable Marriage Proposal Video // Video by Holysmokes Productions

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Fort Worth Marriage Proposal // Brant Smith Photography

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Pitbull Photoshoot Proposal // Photo by Brooke Michelle Photography

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Adorable Picnic Proposal // Photo by Richard Bell Photography

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A St. Patrick’s Day Proposal // Photo by Movitz Photography

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Julia and Tim // Photo by Stephen Ninaber

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Sonya and Nadeem

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Cheerleader Gets Surprise On-Field Proposal // Photo by Zach Dalin

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Proposal at Baker Beach // Photo by Emily Jean Images

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Jennifer and Josh // Photo by Kimberley Florence

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Tyanna and Evan // Photo by Nicole Leone Miller Photography

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Beautiful Proposal in Playa del Carmen // Photo by Melissa Mercado

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Proposal in the Blue Ridge Mountains // Photo by Anchor Images

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This Proposal Will Absolutely Make You Cry // Photo by Emily Sacra

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Sara and Austen // Photo by Stuart Westmorland

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Romantic Dolphin Proposal // Photo by Baltimore Aquarium

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Full proposal: Skydiving Marriage Proposal

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Philadelphia Marriage Proposal

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Mattye and Woody // Photo by Sarah Deshaw

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Rachel and Jordan // Photo by French Grey Photography

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Boston Surprise Proposal // Photo by Makayla Jade Creatives

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Central Park Proposal Story // Photo by Raquel Bianca

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25th Birthday Proposal

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Snowy Texas Marriage Proposal // Photo by Tyler + Lindsey

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Walking Bridge Proposal in Louisville // Photo by Erin Brennan Photography

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West Point Marriage Proposal

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Elementary Assembly Proposal // Photo by Seth Roy


There you have it! 50 of the best proposal reaction photos on our entire site! If you’re still in the proposal mood, feel free to hit our marriage proposal video section.