We're pleased to announce the debut of our Senior Portrait Tips video starring innovative senior shooter Holli True.
Holli walks viewers through a typical senior shoot while offering tips on choosing portrait lenses, finding your focus, sizing the sweet spot, shaping your light, creating dynamic blur and capturing creative poses. Check it out.
clockwise from top right: shooting, sharing, the final product
left and right: Senior Portrait photos by Holli True
There's still plenty of time to prepare for our Senior Style Portrait Contest. We’re teaming up with SmugMug to offer you this opportunity to compete with other Senior shooters for a host of exciting prizes.

Shoot, print and share with SmugMug – no matter how many photos you shoot, there’s room for it all with SmugMug’s totally unlimited uploads. With customizable privacy options, easy order fulfillment and control over your site's look and feel, you get tons of tools and features for as little as $5/month. Use code LENSBABY20 now through August 31st to get 20% off any SmugMug subscription level.

We've also added prizes from Miller's Professional Imaging, Nasty Clamps, and SYNC (Seniors + Youth National Conference) to the list that already includes prizes from SmugMug, Westcott, Hoodman, Animoto, Think Tank Photo, Manfrotto, Kubota Image Tools, RadioPopper, White House Custom Colour and Canon.
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