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This is always the next question clients ask and over the next few weeks I’ll try and answer that questions.

I know it is so hard to “dress” the family for a photo session. Think beyond the “family uniform” where everyone is in black or white tops and khaki pants. I do love the look of simple clothing, and those are great choices, but you can get a bit more creative and fun with the clothing (and the session!). Dressing the family is just like putting together a great outfit! Start with a favorite piece of clothing and color scheme.

Remember the color wheel? This one…

Start by thinking about a color scheme. Ask yourself what would look good in your house hanging on your walls? What looks good on your family?
The outfits below are based off a “analogous” color scheme. These colors are found next to each other on the color wheel. When these colors are put together they have a nice harmonous feel to them. Pastel colors don’t always look good in pictures, add a bit more contrast and be a bit more daring that usual.
With that in mind, here are some suggestions…
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