Shannon | Catholic Central High School | Grand Rapids Senior Pictures in Wildflowers

April 6, 2016

The best part of Shannon’s photo shoot was right at the end.

Shannon, a senior at Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School, knew she wanted a beautiful natural setting for her senior pictures, full of flowers and grasses and fields. Her friendly, sweet personality and casual, boho style were a perfect match for the flowers, fields, and woods of Hagar Park. We had planned to stay there for the whole two hours of Shannon’s shoot, but earlier that day I had driven past a second nearby park that was just loaded with Queen Anne’s Lace at the peak of bloom! I knew we had to incorporate that location as well, especially with her gorgeous lacy white dress.

Shannon and Allison Bower, one of the professional hair and makeup artists I work with, met at my house before the shoot to get ready. As always, Allison did an amazing job nailing the natural but elegant and polished look Shannon wanted, both with makeup and her fabulous tousled waves.

The evening was amazing, and I had so much fun hanging out with Shannon – who was up for anything, including climbing a tree for a shot!

But the best part was, as I said, right at the end. The very best light in a shoot is often the last five minutes or so of light as the sun disappears over the horizon. As we were wrapping up, I suddenly realized that we had to move NOW in order to get in position for the images I had in mind. So across the dirt parking lot we sprinted, including Shannon in her super cute high-heeled wedges! We laughed like crazy and I apologized for making her run, but we got in place and…

…well, you’ll have to scroll to the end to see those last few shots!

Senior Pictures in wildflowers Grand RapidsNatural Holland MI Senior PicturesCreative Senior Portraits in Jenison MIFresh Senior Pictures Grand RapidsBest Senior Pictures Holland MINatural Grand Rapids Senior PicturesSenior Pictures in Hagar ParkFun Grand Rapids Senior PicturesBeautiful Grand Rapids Senior PicturesSenior Portraits on a rustic bridge Grand RapidsHagar Park Senior PortraitFun Holland MI Senior Photographer-1Natural Jenison MI Senior PortraitsCreative Holland MI Senior PortraitsSenior Pictures Catholic Central Grand RapidsSenior Pictures in wildflowers Holland MICatholic Central High School GR Senior PicturesArtistic Grand Rapids Senior PicturesRomantic Senior Portraits in Grand Rapids MISenior Pictures at a barn near Jenison MichiganBest Senior Photographer Grand Rapids MichiganBest Senior Pictures Grand Rapids

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

I am a High School Senior Portrait Photographer based in West Michigan. Be sure to check out the recent sessions I've had with my amazing clients and when you're ready to book your senior session, let's connect!

HELLO, I'M JENNIFER

Book a Session

Session Details

View the Galleries

If you are ready to book a session or if you have a question, please fill out the form below. I would love to work with you to build your dream Senior Session to create photos that will make you stand out!

Let's Connect

Read the Blog

Book a Session

Session Details

View the Galleries

Navigate

Instagram

West Michigan Photographer, specializing in High School Senior Portraits. Serving Grand Rapids, Jenison, Grandville, Allendale, Grand Haven, Holland, Zeeland and surrounding areas.

^
^