You’ve finally reached the end of your high school career and what an achievement that is. Whether you’re taking some time out to plan your future or you’re heading off to college, it’s important to first commemorate this moment.
Senior portraits are the perfect way to capture this special occasion. However, if you’ve never scheduled a professional photo session before, you might be feeling a bit nervous. What should you do? How should you pose? What should you wear?
To help you feel more prepared, here are a few tips to ensure you have the best possible experience and end up with photos you love.
Spend time deciding what kind of photos you want as this will guide other choices such as your location and your outfits. It’s also important to select outfits that make you feel comfortable as this will make you feel more at ease in front of the camera. The same applies to your location. It should not only represent who you are but help you feel relaxed.
When you look and feel your best, you are automatically more confident in front of the camera, even if this is your first professional shoot. We offer a professional to assist you with your hair and makeup can make a big difference to your experience and your results.
If you are feeling unsure or nervous about your upcoming shoot, remember that your photographer is there to help and guide you. If you have questions or need ideas, all you have to do is ask. It’s also important to remember that your photographer knows what they are doing, so trust them to help you create the best possible senior photos – photos that speak to your unique traits and personality.
If you plan to bring people along with you to your senior photo session, make sure it’s people you feel comfortable around. It also helps to keep your audience to a minimum if you’re already feeling nervous about your photo session.
Once the day of your senior photo session rolls around, make a point of staying present in the moment and enjoying yourself. You’ve done all you can to prepare, now it’s time to have some fun and celebrate this big milestone.
With these tips in mind, you can look forward to a senior photo session you will remember for years to come.