Prince Harry and Meghan Markle release candid portrait from engagement photo shoot

By Andrea Caamano

Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle have decided to release a third engagement photo as thank you for all the "wonderful comments" and "generous messages" they have received following the release of their engagement photographs on Thursday. Kensington Palace shared the gorgeous black and white photo, which shows the couple walking together whilst holding hands and smiling broadly, on social media.

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The stunning photograph was captioned: "Thank you so much for all of the wonderful comments following the release of Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle's engagement photographs. The couple are so grateful for the warm and generous messages they have received during such a happy time in their lives.

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It continued: "As a way to say thank you, they have decided to share this candid photograph from the day of their portrait sittings directly with all of you."

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Earlier today, the couple released two beautiful official engagement photos. The snaps, which were taken at Frogmore House in Windsor, show the loved-up couple holding hands in one photo, while in another Meghan has her hand resting on Harry's cheek as he smiles at her. Meghan looked stunning in the photos, which were taken by Alexi Lubomirski. Wearing her long, brunette locks down, the former Suits actress wore a gorgeous in a striking gown by Ralph and Russo while showing off her dazzling engagement ring in one photo, and looked dressed down in a white Victoria Beckham jumper for the other. The Prince looked smart in a suit and tie, and donned a jacket for the follow-up shot.

The Palace's official Twitter account shared the photos at midday with a caption reading: "Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle have chosen to release official photographs to mark their engagement. Photographs were taken by @alexilubo earlier this week at Frogmore House, Windsor."

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