Fall & Winter Wardrobe Ideas for Family Photos

Probably one of the most common questions I get from clients is what to wear for their photo session.  While I try to encourage people to go with their own unique style, there are definitely some things that will photograph better than others.  Most people immediately go for the white shirt and jeans look, which is a classic, however, it’s kind of boring too.  I say, go for some style and panache!  Wear colors and jewelry and fun shoes, maybe a scarf or fun hat as well.  If you’re taking a group photo, you don’t all have to match, but some carefully thought out coordination will look fabulous.

Here’s two wardrobe suggestions for a family picture to get you started.

grinnell family portraits

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And please know that I’m always willing to make clothing suggestions for you if you want.  Just bring a good selection of clothes to your session, and I’ll help you pick out what will work best.  I’ve even had clients show up with suitcases full of clothes, shoes, and jewelry!



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