What To Wear For Senior Pictures

What to wear for senior pictures gets asked a lot. And today I’ve got 25 IDEAS for your senior portrait questions. These are 25 QUICK tips. So quick, you can scroll through them while you’re waiting in line at Sephora. {If you download the app version that is.}

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There are a lot of options we can talk about when it comes to planning your senior portraits. This list of 25 answers some of your questions + gives you new ideas you might want to talk about for your senior session.

It answers that big question:: How are we going to tell your senior chapter?

This is a big milestone chapter in your life story.


After high school, most of us will not take professional portraits again until our wedding day!

So senior guys might be cheering right now, but Mom’s everywhere are shedding a tear {and it’s not the happy tear kind}.

Let’s capture this moment + talk about what’s most important to you right now.

I can answer, what to wear, what to bring…along with so many other questions you have for your senior portraits. Another resource I’ve created for my high school seniors is the SMP Client Welcome Guide. This quick video flips through my guide that I give to each senior {or Mom of senior} for another resource.

{Maybe I should have called this post, “On The Quick”, with the quick 25 tips + the quick video guide tour.}

Flip through the pages for tips.

I get asked a lot of questions, but…

What to wear for senior pictures is the most asked question.

And I definitely cover that question in both of these pieces, but the fine details of your story is also very specific to each of us. No one else has your story to tell + this is the time to stop and capture this last high school chapter.

Here are a few more things to consider::

  • What are you comfortable wearing
  • What type of accessories will you add into the images
  • Patterns to avoid in your photos
  • How to wear your hair with the outfits you’ve chosen
  • When to get your hair cut / colored
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Your senior pictures should be specific to YOU + include pieces and props that tell your story. These + others are all topics we cover in your consultation to make this the FUNNEST – BESTEST milestone…graduation year!

So let’s get going, by clicking on that little black button below. It’ll lead you to two options:: download the app version for your phone {that’s for the Sephora waiting line} or the laptop version.

Cheers and Sparkles

💖Andrea | Your High School Senior Photographer

P.S. I’ve got your back for the hectic college life too…Don’t forget my 10 tips to help you with your dorm shopping in this post:: 5 College Packing Tips + I have my College Life tab that gives all kinds of college help for your next chapter.

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