Prepping for your Session


YOUR CHECKLIST

Clothing

  • Bring 5-6 outfits that represent YOU.
  • Summer dresses/tanks
  • Jeans, jackets, sweaters
  • Hats, sunglasses, jewelry
  • Don't forget to match your shoes to your outfits

Props

  • Music instruments
  • Sport/dance gear
  • Skateboards
  • Anything related to your hobbies and interests

Hair

  • Clean and style (please not a lot of hair spray)
  • Ladies:  hair down and then up
  • Guys:  no hat hair
  • Bring a comp or brush

Make-up

  • Don't overdo, but do put a little extra on ladies.
  • Professionally applied make-up makes a difference
  • Please arrive camera ready
  • Bring extra make-up for touch-ups

Nails

  • Clean & polished, no chips

Skin

  • Please no spray tans (they will make you look orange)
  • Dark tans do not photograph as well as a light to medium tan
  • Careful when tanning to prevent tan lines
  • No need to worry, I'll take care of any blemishes in editing

Practice!!!!

  • Get in front of the mirror and practice those smiles and looks!
  • Look at Pinterest or other sites to get ideas what to do with your hands.
  • Practice standing poses.

Note:  I will definitely guide you in posing, so don't fear.  However, if you practice prior to your session, you will feel more comfortable and prepared in front of the camera.


 

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