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Use these creative ways to capture your childs first day of school!

Creative Ways to Capture the First Day of School!

By Kellyn Wilson | August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

The first day of school is such a milestone for any parent and a day that should be captured, not only for yourself and the grandparents but for your kids too. Below are some really cute, out-of-the-box ideas that you can use to make your child’s first day of school photos memorable and unique. Get…

There is a reason why you should invest in printing your photos!

Why Your Photos Should Be Printed By a Pro

By Kellyn Wilson | July 18, 2018 | Comments Off on Why Your Photos Should Be Printed By a Pro

  When researching photographers and pricing, you might have noticed that some of their photo packages include digital photo files, or they may give you that option as an add on to your package. This allows you to store the photos on your computer or share them on social media. But if you are planning…

Why I love my camera bag and just what is inside of it! Kellyn Wilson Photography

What’s in my camera bag? | Kellyn Wilson Photography

By Kellyn Wilson | July 13, 2018 | Comments Off on What’s in my camera bag? | Kellyn Wilson Photography

If you own a DSRL camera or AKA “my big girl camera!” you are going to need a good camera bag! You have already invested a lot of money into gear now you need to keep that gear safe! Photographers tend to carry A LOT of gear! I often get asked the question “What is…

Headshot Session

Why you need a Professional Headshot Photo | Kellyn Wilson Photography

By Kellyn Wilson | July 11, 2018 | 4 Comments

Your Professional headshot is the first introduction to you, your business and your personal brand. Around 93% of HR professionals and recruiters turn to LinkedIn to find quality candidates, 2 in 3 turn to Facebook and more than half utilize Twitter. This just proves that a headshot photo plays an important role in your professional…

No more stressing on what wardrobe outfits to choose for your family session! Style & Select will outfit your entire family!

Style & Select

By Kellyn Wilson | June 29, 2018 | Comments Off on Style & Select

    Hi there friend!! I want to chat with you about what to wear to your sessions and why I feel style is such an important component of your photo session. If you are anything like me, trying to find the perfect outfits for my family is an overwhelming and exhausting task! You are…

Senior Photography by Kellyn Wilson Photography

5 Reasons to Have Your Senior Photos Taken This Summer | St. Louis Metro East Photographer

By Kellyn Wilson | June 12, 2018 | 3 Comments

Hey friend, I hear one of the biggest years of your life is on deck. If your senior year was human, it would laugh, cry, question, celebrate and then take a big sigh of relief. It’s true. This year is going to be filled with emotion, planning and checking all the things off your list.…

update your portfolio photo with a new headshot by kellyn wilson photography

Why you need to update your headshot photo | St. Louis Metro East Photographer

By Kellyn Wilson | June 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Why you need to update your headshot photo | St. Louis Metro East Photographer

Hey professionals, we need to talk! I know how much goes in to building a powerful and sustainable brand identity. Using the right website structure, logo, ad strategy and all the rest are obvious when it comes to self-promotion. I want to ask you a question, friend. Do you need to update your headshot? Take…

Capture the memories

My Top 7 Tips on what to wear to your photo session | Kellyn Wilson Photography | St. Louis Metro East Photographer

By Kellyn Wilson | May 9, 2018 | Comments Off on My Top 7 Tips on what to wear to your photo session | Kellyn Wilson Photography | St. Louis Metro East Photographer

Warmer weather has arrived, which means it is time to bring out the shorts, t-shirts and maxi dresses. You booked your photo session with Kellyn Wilson Photography and now you are stressing about what to wear! No fear! I am here to help you from start to finish! Below are my Top 7 Tips for…

My sunset family sessions are the perfect way to capture memories for you and your family!

Surviving a Family Photoshoot | Kellyn Wilson Photography | St. Louis Metro East Photographer

By Kellyn Wilson | April 18, 2018 | 9 Comments

How to make your next Family photo session a stress free one Family photos are truly timeless and such a great keepsake for future generations. Getting the family together to take those perfect portraits can turn into chaos if not approached correctly. There is usually a lot more to consider when it comes to a…

Top Tips for a Sensational Senior Photo Session

By Kellyn Wilson | March 23, 2018 | 10 Comments

It’s completely normal to feel a little awkward when taking senior portraits. Many seniors tend to feel self-conscious about their appearance because they feel uncomfortable taking photos on their own. Below are my five tips for taking on your senior photo session with grace and confidence and leaving with photos that you will love for…