Cheers to Senior Year! Preparing for your Senior Session

As a high school senior, you may be getting ready for one of the most memorable moments of your high school experience: your senior photo session. Senior photo sessions are a time to capture your individuality and celebrate the end of one chapter and the beginning of another. In this blog, we will discuss everything you need to know about high school senior photo sessions.


Firstly, it is essential to plan ahead. Senior photo sessions are usually scheduled several months before graduation, so it’s important to book your session as soon as possible. Scheduling early ensures that you have plenty of time to prepare, and you won’t have to rush to find a photographer who is available.

Next, choose a location that represents you. Do you love nature? Then a park or a garden may be the perfect backdrop for your photos. Do you like the look of cityscapes? Then an urban setting may be a better fit. Your senior photo session should reflect your personality, interests, and style.

Senior Session
Gracie chose a downtown setting for her session.


We were able to find some florals to incorporate in Gracie’s session.
I love urban and cityscapes for senior guys.

Another critical factor to consider is your wardrobe. Your outfit should be comfortable, stylish, and something that represents you. Keep in mind that you will be taking pictures from head to toe, so make sure to choose shoes that complement your outfit. Additionally, you may want to bring a few outfit options so you can switch it up and have a variety of pictures. Be sure to bring your cap and gown and other items such as class or championship rings if you have them. If it is important to you let’s document it!

Andrew brought his championship rings and letterman jacket for his session.

On the day of your senior photo session, arrive early, so you have time to prepare. If you’re doing your hair and makeup yourself, start early to give yourself plenty of time. If you’re getting your hair and makeup done professionally, schedule your appointment early enough so that you have time to get ready before your photo session.

The Session

During your senior photo session, it’s important to relax and have fun. Remember, this is your time to shine! As your photographer I will guide you through the process and help you with posing, but don’t be afraid to suggest poses that feel natural to you.

Finally, when you receive your photos, choose the ones you love and share them with family and friends. These photos will be treasured for years to come, and they are a great way to celebrate your high school experience and your transition into the next stage of life.

High school senior photo sessions are a fantastic way to capture your individuality and celebrate your accomplishments. With proper planning, preparation, and a little bit of creativity, you can create a photo session that reflects who you are and celebrates the end of one chapter and the beginning of another. Is graduation coming up soon? Visit my website and fill out the contact form at the bottom to start planning.

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