Mini sessions can be such a fun way to capture your growing family year after year. We picked this stunning tree and sunshine filled location to capture a whole lot of love. When doing a mini session it is so important to enter the experience with positivity and fun. Be ready to hug, squeeze, tickle, snuggle and play with your little ones. The happier and more playful mom and dad are, the more joyful the images. Wearing neutral colors in your photos allow your family to shine front and center. It is so important to pick shades and patterns that play well together, allowing your families love to shine as the most important thing in the frame. Safe to say Markie and her family selected a perfect combination of color, texture and movement.
Mini sessions are a great way to capture beautiful and candid moments of your family in a shorter amount of time. However, to have a successful mini session, it’s important to prepare in advance. Here are some tips for how clients can prepare for a successful mini session.
Firstly, when it comes to clothing, it’s important to choose neutral colors. Avoid patterns and bold colors that can be distracting in the photos. Instead, opt for solid colors light colors, or simple patterns that complement the natural setting and allow you and your family to shine. You can also choose clothing that creates movement, such as flowy dresses, to add an extra layer of interest to the images.
It’s also important to dress your children appropriately for the weather. Make sure they are warm and comfortable, especially if the session is taking place in the fall when the temperature can be cooler. It’s also a good idea to make sure they are not hungry before the session, as a grumpy or hungry child can make it difficult to capture great images.
Another important aspect of preparing for a mini session is to maintain a positive attitude. Avoid threats and frustration, and instead focus on playing games and interacting with your children. This will help to create a relaxed and fun atmosphere, which will be reflected in the final images. I am here to capture your family’s love and connection. The more love you show the more I can capture.
Mini sessions are a great way to capture beautiful and candid moments of your family in a shorter amount of time. The Bay Area is a great place for mini sessions in the fall. The natural beauty of the area provides a wide range of backgrounds and textures for photography. Most locations are easy to access and offers plenty of hiking trails, making it perfect for families who are looking for a more adventurous photography experience.
In conclusion, mini sessions are a great way to capture beautiful and candid moments of your family in a shorter amount of time. By preparing in advance, choosing appropriate clothing, and maintaining a positive attitude, you can ensure that your mini session is a success.
Tevi Hardy is a seasoned family photographer specializing in heartfelt, child-led sessions in the San Francisco Bay Area. She loves working with clients to create stunning lifestyle family portraits that will be cherished for generations.