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

By Kellyn Wilson | June 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

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 | 0 Comments

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…

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 | 0 Comments

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 | 2 Comments

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 | 4 Comments

  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 | 2 Comments

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…

Lifestyle In-Home Family Session

Three reasons why you need a Lifestyle Session in 2018!

By Kellyn Wilson | January 23, 2018 | 6 Comments

Life is a vapor, dear friends. With each passing day, we are working and scrambling to create meaningful experiences that our family will remember. However, the reality of life is this…  time passes so quickly that most of us just can’t keep up. Would you preserve this time in life if you could? Hit the…

new 52 photo challenge start the new year by making memories to last a lifetime

New 52 -Photo Challenge

By Kellyn Wilson | January 5, 2018 | 14 Comments

It is a brand new year! The start of 2018 and the NEW 52! What resolutions are you going to make? I get asked that question every year. I sit and ponder about what things I am going to change and what things I can do differently. Sometimes I can stick to my resolution but…