boy senior pictures

Just Do It ...Zoolander that is! | High School Senior Boys Photographer

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Piggybacking on my earlier post about the difference in photographing High School Seniors boys versus the girls -- I just had to share this!  Issaquah High School Senior Jacob and I had a really cool shoot complete with some Abercrombie inspired images of him with his vintage lacross stick and one hell of a cool brick & stucco wall.  Me, his sister and his lovely Mom were headed back to the studio when this ultra cool 2016 Senior says... "Hey, can I try just one more thing...I'd like to do Zoolander blue steel?  "Um -- YEAH you can!" :D  For your viewing pleasure... please Enjoy! (Be sure to click the arrow on the Instagram video to get the full effect)

The One Moment I Always Wait For | Guy Senior Pictures

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There is a moment during every senior pictures session with high school boys that I wait for ...and when it happens I'm always hopeful that I'm actually holding my camera (preferably in some very good light :D  )  It's the occasion that it hits the boys that they are really having a good time.  I can see the instance when the tide turns and even thought they may not say it -- it's written all over their face.   You probably think I'm going to say that I see "Joy"... but NO, it's "Relief" -- as in... "this didn't suck as much as I thought!"  Haha.  I'm kidding... but really -- we are well aware that most of our fellas have not grown up dreaming of their moment in the spotlight ...not only is it understandable... it's quite natural.  My very favorite suggestion for any of our guys is to bring Mom, Dad or a buddy to the photo shoot.  Our "More the Merrier" philosophy is the secret weapon for getting relaxed expressions and natural smiles.  Oh and speaking of smiles... this shot of Trent from Overlake High School is just one of the many awesome portraits from his senior shoot...Mom made him laugh.  ;-)

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Guy Style | Senior Picture Ideas | Newport High School Class of 2016

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We photograph a lot of senior guys and looking sharp is as important for the fellas as it is for the gals so we thought it would be helpful to do another senior spotlight on this popular topic.  Newport High School Class of 2016 Senior Ryan is showcasing an All-American look -- navy sweater layered over a white t-shirt paired with a dark wash denim -- instant classic.    The key to this look by the way is dressing head to toe... remembering to bring a belt and coordinating shoes for the most flexibility & overall variety.  We love that he brought his football for some action shots -- bonus points for that!

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Boy senior pictures outfit idea | Bellevue Photographer for Senior Pictures

   

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Just had to share this style idea for the fellas -- button down shirt, denim, sweater...cuffed sleeve detail -- YEP, loving it.  Doesn't hurt that Sam from Bellevue High School is super handsome and working the entire look like a pro ;-) Also posted another favorite on our Facebook page here from his outdoor set.

Baseball inspired senior pictures for guys | Bonney Lake High School Senior Boy Portraits

Guy senior pictures_Bonney Lake High School Baseball player_Studio B PortraitsGuy senior pictures_Bonney Lake High School Baseball player_Studio B Portraits_0154Guy senior pictures_Bonney Lake High School Baseball player_Studio B Portraits_0149Bonney Lake High School Senior and sports All-star Grant brought his ball and mitt so that we could create these  baseball inspired senior pictures during his senior photo shoot.  It was crazy town hot and like the true pro that he is...not one complaint -- and the fact that he brought his shades made the pitching shots that much cooler.  I wanted authenticity in the action sequences...but my only request was that he not "accidentally hit me" with the ball...I'm such a light weight!  For those of you that might want to stroll down memory lane...we also photographed Grant's beautiful sister Delaney back in 2012

Looking a little bit like Clark Kent | Guy Senior Pictures | Studio B Portraits

Cool Guy Senior Picture_Studio B Portraits_0110Cool Guy Senior Picture_Studio B Portraits_0111Cool Guy Senior Picture_Studio B Portraits_0109 So it hits me just as I'm beginning to photograph Interlake High School Senior Lucas... this guy reminds me of Super Man's alter ego...Clark Kent!  Apparently I was slow to the party...he's heard it before ;-)   With his striking good looks, tall frame and easy laugh...guess the secret got out before he met me for his photo shoot. (heehee)  The genetic gifts run in the family -- I photographed his gorgeous sister Margo a couple of years ago. Still one of my favorites.