We women have such a complicated relationship with seeing ourselves in pictures. We are hard on ourselves, nitpick at imperfections, and generally don’t like being seen. Having your portrait taken can be a meaningful and important way to change your perspective about being photographed and how you see yourself in pictures. It can be a way for you to declare that you matter. It’s an opportunity to explore who you are and can empower you to see yourself in a different way. Legacy portrait sessions are ideal for women who are walking their paths towards intentional living and purpose. If you are not yet on that path, I Matter, an intensive 6-week program that includes a legacy portrait session, may help you reconnect you with yourself and get you there.
Being a girl is hard. Maintaining high self-esteem during a time of uncertainty while being inundated with messages about how girls should look and act is difficult. Capturing your daughter’s essence and her inner beauty and showing that to her can be empowering. She will also cherish these images some day when she is older and be able to show them to her children. Read why I think all of our daughters are beautiful.
Portrait sessions take place in a controlled lighting and studio environment. They are slow paced, highly directed and are suitable for women and teens. Children who enjoy being photographed and take direction well are also welcome. Your legacy portrait session day typically lasts 5 hours and includes: