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Kellyn Wilson Photography Blog

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 |

    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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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…

If you need a new headshot or profile photo for your job contact me to schedule your sessions

6 Ways to Always Look Fantastic in Photos

By Kellyn Wilson | March 21, 2018 |

Photography tips and tricks to help you look your best! From school yearbooks to friends’ weddings, we’ve all been in front of camera at some point or another. If you’ve recently looked at a photo with disdain then this post’s for you. If you know that you’re going to have a lens pointed in your…

Hospital Newborn Sessions

Introducing Newborn Hospital {Fresh 48} Sessions | Kellyn Wilson Photography

By Kellyn Wilson | March 14, 2018 |

Fresh 48-The first two days of your newborn’s life are…. Basically a blur. That’s right. The moment you’ve been waiting for with such great anticipation turns into 48 hours (or longer) of doctors, nurses, questions, pokes and prods, answers, challenges, surprises and….at the end it’s all a blur. The Fresh 48 may seem like the…

Why You Need a Mommy and Me Photo Session

By Kellyn Wilson | March 5, 2018 |

  The bond between a mother and a child is unlike any other, one that can be beautifully captured with a camera. But if you’re anything like me, you’re always the one behind the camera in family photos and hardly ever in them. Even when we have our family photos professionally taken, I’m always too…

Mommy & Me Lifestyle Sessions

By Kellyn Wilson | February 6, 2018 |

Why it is so important for moms to get in the photos with your kids? I want you to stop what you are doing right now and take a look at the photos you took from the past year. How many of them were you in? Most likely you will see photos of your kids…