Your session should be fun with a good variety Beautiful and memorable portraits are carefully
of clothing, which above all expresses your planned and the clothing you choose determines
personality. your portrait session's success.
Don't forget things like: sports uniforms, Clothing Tips
letterman's jacket, tuxedo, prom dresses, etc. Choose a color scheme that simplifies the look of your
All outfits must be supplied by student. family portrait. Coordinate the clothing for all We also suggest you bring props such as; subjects in the group so that one person will not stand out
musical instruments, pets, football, basketball, because the clothing is too light, too bright or with a
baseball bat and glove, soccer ball, volleyball, different pattern than the rest of the group.
trophies or anything that represents your hobbies, Simplicity is the key, solid colors are the best.
interests or personality. Avoid large or bold patterns, stripes and bright colors, We have caps and gowns available to borrow. short sleeve shirts, they draw attention away from the Girls should do their own make-up and hair, face.
or bring someone that can help. Choose clothing in the same tonal ranges.
Guys should have their hair cut at least one week Coordinate your attire from head to toe, carefully before the portrait session. selecting appropriate shoes, socks or stockings.
Products AvailableFor formal portraits, dark colors are usually the best.
Wall portraits, Graduation Announcements, For casual portraits, barefoot can be a great look or Folios, Senior Frames, Personalized Wallets. oxford type shoes (avoid tennis shoes).
Dark clothing tends to minimize body size, and light tones
tend to emphasize body size.
For outdoor portraits choose colors in the earthtones,
such as browns, forest greens, burgundies, tans, blues,
blue jeans or khakis are always goodAlways avoid bright colors such as yellows, oranges, reds.