Family Session Tips- Part 2: Let Them Be Little

I understand the stress that is involved with a photo session.  You have paid money to have your pictures taken, you have shopped for new, coordinating (but not matching- see last post) outfits, and you have ONE shot to get updated family pictures, a few great shots for the Christmas card, and frame worth pictures of the kids to give grandparents as gifts.  Phew!  That is a lot of pressure to put on yourself AND on little ones! ...

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Family Session Tips- Part 1: What (NOT) to Wear

I should probably start this post with the disclaimer, that I am NOT a stylist.  In fact, I am not sure I would even consider myself STYL-ISH!  This is one of the reasons that I don’t like to give too much direction on what my clients wear.    More often than not, a family pulls up to a session and I am wowed at what they are wearing (in a good way). And the fun part is, their outfits are not something that I would have/could have picked out- but it just. works.  So, I guess for this post, it might be more of what NOT to wear.  Some things I have learned along the way of what photographs well...and some things that do not....

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