Senior Photoshoot

Photos are due March 5th!

ONE senior only. 100+ photos.
Two outfits minimum!

What’s Expected?!?!?
Shoot ONE senior. Turn-in 100+ photos.

Here is a link to a senior portrait session I did two years ago. Spent 2 hours shooting. She changed clothes three times. Made sure to shoot during Golden Hour. Used a flash or reflector for some of the shots.


Get Ideas

First to begin is posing ideas. Got some already? Here a few links that might help if your trying to pose another person from my own Pinterest account:

Unique Places




With dog

Save Ideas. You’ll Be Thankful!!

Use something like Evernote to save ideas. Website and app on your phone will make life easier when out shooting. (Pocket, Dropbox, Google Docs, etc are other options)

This is my note with posing ideas I did 2 years ago.

Or use Keep app from Google.

google-keep-iconHere’s note I saved for last spring shoot.

Or use Pinterest to save your ideas to.


Where to Shoot

Here are two maps you can save. They will not be available after today. Get the link or save the ones sent to you through Remind.


Stay OFF the Tracks!!

Bitmoji Image


Stay off the Tracks. Photographing on railroad tracks is against the law. Walking or taking photos on the tracks is trespassing. Yes. Police will give you a ticket. NO. The train won’t stop for you.



Be a Weather Nerd

If you’re not already watching the weather forecast you need to be doing so. DAILY!! Good photographers do. Shooting this weekend will will be good weather, except a little breezy. It hasn’t been raining yet but look at next week.


Keep up to date. Download the KXXV First Alert Weather app.

Download here for iOS.

Download here for Android.



Examples of Seniors

Speaking of senior photos here are some examples for you.






Golden Hour Perfect Time

The thing you see outside is called the SUN. It will be available everyday through next week. Make use of it and the Golden Hour app for your phone.


One of the simplest apps is PhotoTime


Examples of what Golden Hour looks like.


Studio Calendar

Want to schedule the studio? Add this calendar to yours so you’ll know when it’s available. See your instructor to reserve your time slot.