Senior Photographer: Tips for Making the Most of Your Senior Portrait Session

Below's a quick guide for the upcoming secondary school senior and his or her family to consider when preparing for senior pictures.

1. DO obtain your senior pictures taken! You'll regret not capturing your memories.

DON'T wait as well lengthy to schedule your session. Lots of photographers' timetables fill promptly.

2. DO ask your friends regarding their digital photography experiences. Note the excellent and the bad stuff.

DON'T be pushed into the "official school photographer" regimen. It's not what enters into the yearbook that matters, it's just how your images are captured and how you feel about the experience. Do you really want your senior photos taken by the individuals that did your 7th quality images?

3. DO your research. Know which photographers offer the type of sessions and experiences that meet your requirements. Do they travel with you? Will they take photos of you with your canine? Boyfriend?

DON'T be impulsive as well as get that old card that showed up in the mail at some point this springtime. Think of it ... possibly 2000 other individuals got that same card.

4. DO shop on the web. Try searches like "Elderly Photographer" with your city or area to see who specializes in senior photography.

DON'T get suckered right into "Ambassador Program". They typically put you in a position to sell for a studio. Is that what you truly desire to spend your time doing?

5. DO Look into the photographers' profiles. Lots of have on the internet galleries and/or slide programs. How comparable are the shots? Do they have sufficient exterior or place pictures for your preference?

DON'T be deceived by workshop dimension. Large workshops might suggest a quick, impersonal session where you are limited by modifications, wedding photographer locations as well as poses. Your presents as well as photos might look like several other trainees'.

6. DO ask concerning places, adjustments, close friends, pet dogs, retouches, couples photographer time frame and also proofing.

DON'T be timid about sharing your wants and needs. It's YOUR session!

7. DO discuss with your household. Sure, you are your own individual, senior photographer however the people as well as relatives could truly love a typical shot included amongst your imaginative things.

DON'T Attempt or try a new hairstyle to obtain that best tan the day before your shoot!

8. DO Prepare for your shoot. Set apart clothing, attires, props, animals, accessories as well as shoes.

DON'T stress over cosmetic/skin problems. Any photographer worth the cash will certainly care for that!

9. DO allow your personality radiate through. Kick back and the real you will certainly emerge!

DON'T check or duplicate or publish any one of the proof pictures without photographer's OK. It's illegal as well as tacky to steal!


Brad Stein Media
Twin Falls Idaho
Phone: (208)539-5147