Engagement photos are known for being posed and -- if we're being completely honest here -- kind of awkward.

But one Connecticut couple, Magdalena Niziol and Peter DeLong, decided to embrace that fact in their pre-wedding portrait -- complete with ugly sweaters, 80s-style scrunchies and some apathetic-looking pets.

Check out the photo, posted to Reddit Thursday by the couple's friend bears13, below.


Credit: Magdalena Niziol

And in case you were wondering, this is what the goofy couple really looks like:

But these two aren't the first to take an amazingly awkward engagement photo. In July, North Carolina couple Ali Brown and Derek Pinkerton compiled all of their engagement photo "outtakes" and posted them on Imgur and Reddit with hilariously spot-on captions.

Click through the slideshow below for 15 awkward wedding photos.

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  • Unexpected Guest

    The whole nudist biker thing is fine in our book. But was Avatar guy invited? Or did he just happen to be biking nude on that particular street? (<a href="http://wedinator.com/2010/04/20/funny-wedding-pictures-i-understand-the-nude-bikers-but-what-is-up-with-the-avatar-dude/" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • The Butt Pinch

    Followed by the face slap. (<a href="http://weddingpros.files.wordpress.com/2009/05/groom-butt-pinch.jpg?w=428&h=355" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • Clown Wedding!

    Beautiful ceremony, followed by their entire extended family packing into a tiny limo. (<a href="http://weddingpros.files.wordpress.com/2009/05/wedding-clowns.jpg?w=400&h=300" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • A Happy Groom

    Aaaand they're off to a good start. (<a href="http://y108.radio.com/2010/05/19/its-wedding-season-heres-some-funny-wedding-photos/#photo-8" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • Let's Hope That's For The Cake

    Aaaaand they, too, are off to a good start. (<a href="http://visboo.com/application/images/05122009/16810.jpg" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • Nude Bather Bomb

    It's their own fault for having their ceremony during "Hedonism Weekend IV: The Pleasure Fest." (<a href="http://weddingpros.files.wordpress.com/2009/05/nudist-wedding.jpg?w=360&h=287" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • Metal Wedding

    Ah, the ceremonial first dance. (<a href="http://www.tackyweddings.com" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • That Bride Looks Delicious

    You may now eat the bride. (<a href="http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_0FJMAlx9XEs/SGVOKuY-qNI/AAAAAAAABxM/a13mlOj7tBo/s400/eat_the_bride.jpg">source</a>)

  • Opposites Attract

    This guy's a lightning rod for the ladies. He's also an actual rod. (<a href="http://tackyweddings.files.wordpress.com/2008/02/wed3.jpg" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • If You've Gotta Go

    Not so much for being caught coming out of the porta potty, but for having a wedding at location involving porta potties. (<a href="http://y108.radio.com/2010/05/19/its-wedding-season-heres-some-funny-wedding-photos/#photo-2" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • Married By A Robot

    Not helping with Japanese stereotypes here, guys. (<a href="http://www.shinyshiny.tv/2010/05/married_by_a_robot.html" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • That's Not Where The Ring Goes

    Makes the girl serving pie in her underwear seem totally normal. (<a href="http://wedinator.com/2010/05/13/funny-wedding-photos-hell-of-a-wedding-ring/" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • Juggalo Wedding

    F--king nuptials. How do they work?!? (<a href="http://wedinator.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/129176968731423000.jpg?w=500&h=375" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • Upstaged

    Hey guys, they're totally having a better wedding than you. (<a href="http://visboo.com/application/images/05122009/75491.jpg" target="_hplink">source</a>)

  • Moving Out Of The Fortress Of Solitude

    The superhero theme we're fine with, it's the creepy Robin that weirds us out...aaaand the fact nobody apparently informed the bride beforehand. (<a href="http://wedinator.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/129185814827922585.jpg?w=427&h=550" target="_hplink">source</a>)

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