I’m obsessed with the natural look and the dreamy light that Mother Nature provides in the evening hours just before sunset. But what I enjoy most is celebrating your senior year and helping you feel comfortable and confident during your senior photography session.

Telling Your Senior Stories

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This Wisconsin senior session with Annie was chef’s kiss. These took place at the Dubuque Millwork District in Dubuque, Iowa and East Dubuque Boat Landing, East Dubuque, IL. We had so much fun with this session. Annie looked like a model straight out of a modeling magazine. We adventured together around the Millwork District. Eventually […]

Wisconsin Senior Photographer | ANNIE

Scales Mound high school senior posing against building in downtown Dubuque iowa

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So your looking to book a senior session and your wondering if September is the perfect month for you? September is the perfect month if your looking for cooler temps of the fall vibe. WEATHER: What Can You Expect September weather in Wisconsin can either be dry and beautiful or wet and cool. But either […]

Is September the Perfect Month for booking a senior session?

high school senior posing in greenery in Wisconsin

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August is the most popular booked month of the year for senior photography session. Here is what you can expect during the month of August. WEATHER: Booking an August Senior Photography Session August is the HOTTEST month of the year when it comes to senior session, literally upper 80s and 90s and sometimes even head […]

Looking to book an August Senior Photography Session?

High school senior guy posing in a tall grassy field.

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Do you want to know the best thing that I added to my senior on-boarding process in 2023? Scheduling a 10-15 minute discovery call after clients booked their session. Building Connections Sure, it takes time out of my day, but spending less than 30 minutes with a senior client and their parents actually helps me […]

Why Every Photographer Should be Conducting Discovery Calls with Every Senior Session

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Is July the right month for you to book your senior photography session? Let’s dive into what to expect for weather, outfits and look at what the landscape could look like in July in Wisconsin. WEATHER: Booking July Senior Photography Session July typically can be a HOT month, with temps ranging from 80s-upper 90s. Of […]

Is a July Senior Photography Session on Your To-Do List this Summer?

Darlington high school senior sitting in the bleacher with football uniform.

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Seniors you want to look edgy, badass, confident and a lil sultry? Let’s book a senior photography session in the studio. Pinterest inspired this session! That edgy, sultry confident images of girls in the studio drew me in from the beginning. I mean they must feel like they are invisible and that they can accomplish […]

Let’s Bring Edgy & Sultry to your Senior Photography Session in the Studio

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Are you thinking of booking June senior photography session? and you are not 100% sure what it looks like?  In this blog I’d like to cover what a booking June senior, types of clothes to wear and what to expect the landscape to look like.  Booking June Senior Weather: Typical June weather can range from […]

Booking a June Senior Photography Session?

Benton senior high school girl posing in a spring flower field

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For photographers, delivering a high quality experience to your clients is essential for success. From the initial contact to the delivery of the final products, it’s important to exceed expectations and make sure clients have an unforgettable customer experience. Here are 6 reasons why delivering a memorable client experience is key for photographers. Gain Customer […]

Photographers: 6 Reason why you need a client experience

Sarah Monson Photography, high school senior photographer

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As a senior photographer located in Southwestern Wisconsin, I have no shortage of serene, beautiful locations to use as a backdrop for senior portraits, and today, I’m sharing a few of my favorite settings in hopes of inspiring you to reimagine your senior photography experience! My Favorite Locations: My favorite thing about uncovering a new […]

My Favorite Locations for Senior Sessions

High school senior girl posing in a field of tall grass

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In preparation for 3 upcoming senior session, I have 3 things I do for every senior session. 1. Session Prep Tasks 2. Communication Tasks 3. Expertise Tasks Adding these three lists of action items to your senior photography session prep workflow will improve your efficiency and deliver an elevated client experience – plus, the photos […]

Senior Photographers: 3 Things I do for Every Senior Session

Sarah Monson, high school senior photographer of Wisconsin

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