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19 Holiday Photo Gift Ideas for Loved Ones in 2021

November 29, 2021

Giving gifts during the holidays is a great way to show friends and family how much they mean to you. But finding a meaningful gift can be challenging—especially when you have multiple people to shop for. Luckily, there’s one kind of present that’s always personal and thoughtful: A photo gift.

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What Makes a Good School Photo?

November 18, 2021

Good school photos can seem hard to come by. We all have those memories of those so-so school photos that ended up shoved in a drawer or simply forgotten about. Those photos usually have a few things in common: they were taken quickly, without care or precision, and in an unnatural environment by a photographer […]

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After Picture Day

An “After Picture Day” Guide for Parents

November 8, 2021

So you did it — you successfully prepared for picture day, got your child dressed and groomed appropriately, and the session went off without a hitch. And now, you’re probably not-so-patiently waiting for the pictures to be ready. But fear not! You will receive an email as soon as the photos are available. You’ll be able […]

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The Value of School Portraits as a Parent

October 15, 2021

The school years fly by. Your child transforms from a tiny first grader to a graduating senior within the blink of an eye. Those years might pass quickly, but they encompass enormous amounts of personal change and growth, along with a number of significant milestones. A series of professional school portraits are a great way to […]

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Why School Yearbooks Will Always Be Important

October 4, 2021

“You’re a swell gal.” “Have a great summer!” “C-ya next year!” Yearbook messages certainly have changed throughout the years, but one thing hasn’t: How priceless it is to own a yearbook. In honor of National Yearbook Week 2021, let’s explore a little history of school yearbooks and why they’re still important—even in the digital age.

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Family Portraits

Your Guide to Family Portraits You’ll Cherish Forever

September 27, 2021

Family portraits have a special place in our hearts – and on our walls. They capture an important moment in time, form a central part of our home decor, and are a cherished keepsake passed down through generations. While many families document their daily lives digitally through quick phone snaps and social media, there’s nothing […]

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Getting Ready for Picture Day: A Guide for Parents

September 9, 2021

September 9 is National School Picture Day, which means your kids are about to say “cheese!” While school pictures are wonderful mementos, picture day can sometimes be hectic for both parents and children. But it doesn’t have to be that way! We have some tips on how to make your kid’s picture day the very […]

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Back-to-School Checklist: Elementary School Edition

August 19, 2021

As you soak up the remaining weeks of summer, you may not be ready to think about prepping for another school year. But like it or not, it’s back-to-school time for your elementary school student, and it’s your job to get them started on the right foot. From shopping to daily routines to food, here […]

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Back-to-School Checklist: Middle School Edition

August 12, 2021

Middle school can be quite a challenging time – for kids and parents alike. As your tween experiences new changes tries new things, and fights for independence, you’re trying to keep them safe, happy, and focused on learning. It’s a lot. But the start of a new school year presents a chance to start fresh […]

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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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