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School Branding

How to Use School Pictures for Branding Your School

July 19, 2021

Your brand is your story. How your school presents itself to the world is critical to the perceptions of students, parents, educators, the local community, and more. In a world where everyone is increasingly savvy about visual branding and where websites, social media, and other image-heavy media are the face of your organization, quality visuals […]

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Senior Portrait Session

How to Prepare for Your Senior Portrait Session to Get The Best Photos

July 7, 2021

So, you’ve decided to book a senior portrait photography session – congrats! You’re going to walk away with a wonderful way to remember your senior year. If you’re wondering how to make the most out of your photoshoot, fear not. We have plenty of tips to help you prepare.

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Graduation Photos

Reasons to Say Yes to Graduation Photos

June 22, 2021

Certain moments in life deserve to be celebrated and captured – and graduating from high school is undoubtedly one of them. And what better way to remember this important milestone than with pictures? Whether you choose in-studio or outdoor graduation portrait sessions, they are guaranteed to be a framed photo that is front-and-center on the […]

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Picture Day

Picture (Day) Perfect: Tips for Planning a Smooth School Picture Day

June 14, 2021

Every school administrator knows that school picture day involves plenty of moving parts – and coordination. But it doesn’t have to be stressful. Here are some rules of the road to make sure that your school picture day runs smoothly for everyone involved. Or you can just call Freed and we will do it all […]

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Graduation Gifts

7 Fun & Meaningful High School Graduation Gifts

May 13, 2021

The time has come: Your high school senior is about to graduate. Aside from asking yourself how they grew up so fast, you might also be wondering what you should give them for a graduation gift. While there are plenty of high-tech and more pricey options, sometimes the best gifts are the ones that have […]

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Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Top 6 Photo Gift Ideas for Mom This Mother’s Day

May 3, 2021

There’s no keepsake like a photo. They’re the perfect way to relive a cherished moment and to celebrate our Moms. This Mother’s Day, take your gifts up a notch with these meaningful photo gift ideas that Moms everywhere will proudly keep on display. For the Coffee Lover: Photo-Printed Mugs Let’s face it – Moms are fueled by coffee, […]

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School Photography Industry

School Administrators: It’s All About the Changes Occurring in the School Photography Industry

April 16, 2021

This past year has been one of immense change for schools and school photography companies. Industry consolidations mean less emphasis on the photography itself, the final products and services available, which is bad news for schools, students, and parents.

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Display Photos

Picture This: 8 Creative Ways to Display Photos

April 2, 2021

When was the last time you printed a photo? Like many of us these days, you’re probably taking pictures on your phone and viewing them the same way. But just because your method of taking pictures has evolved, that doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to enjoying photographs displayed in your home. Whether you have school portraits or […]

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Outdoor School Photography

The Value of Outdoor School Portraits

March 29, 2021

Traditional school photos have one major thing in common: a generic background. While using the same unchanging, nondescript background makes it easier to usher kids through the process and collate photos after the fact, it also makes your photos forgettable and uninspired. Fortunately, there’s a simple solution to this: shooting your school portraits outdoors. Why We […]

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Yearbook Program

One for the Books: Tips for Developing a School Yearbook Program

March 23, 2021

We all remember the excitement at the end of the school year: class parties, no more tests, and receiving your yearbook. It was exciting to comb through each page to check out the club pictures, candid photos, and everyone’s portrait. And, of course, it was always a mad dash to pass around your yearbook to make […]

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