Gender Reveal Photo Ideas: 3 Tips for Capturing the Perfect Shot
As an expecting mom in Tampa Bay, capturing the perfect gender reveal photo can be just as important as planning your baby shower. After all, these photos will be cherished for years to come as you look back on the excitement of finding out your baby’s gender.
But where do you start?
Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with these gender reveal photo ideas!
Timing is everything when it comes to gender reveal photography. Ideally, you’ll want to schedule your photo shoot for a time when the lighting is optimal.
This is where we come into play!
If you want photos that glow, early morning and late afternoon are generally the best times for outdoor shoots. The lighting is softer, more flattering, and the photos will be eye-catching statement pieces in your home.
If you’re having an indoor gender reveal, consider the lighting in the room where you’ll be taking the photo. You’ll want to avoid harsh overhead lighting and opt for softer, more diffused light instead.
Choosing the right photographer is essential to capturing the perfect gender reveal photo. Look for a photographer who has experience with gender reveal photography and whose style aligns with your vision. You may also want to consider their personality, as you’ll want to feel comfortable and at ease during your photo shoot.
Don’t be afraid to ask for recommendations from friends and family or to browse online portfolios.
Once you’ve found a photographer you love, be sure to communicate your gender reveal photo ideas with them. It really helps to create something like a Pinterest Board of gender reveal ideas before your photoshoot.
Gender Reveal Photo Ideas: Avery Family Celebration on Clearwater Beach
We were so glad to hear from The Avery Family again. They are a beautiful family from Georgia. We had the pleasure of doing a family portrait session with them last year when they were visiting Clearwater Beach.
This time we had the privilege of capturing her daughter and son-in-law’s gender reveal photo session at Sand Key Beach. Such a special moment! The photos really tell the story. Everyone was thrilled, and 4-year-old Avery is really excited about being a big sister.
and… IT’S A GIRL!
We congratulate them and wish them all the best. We look forward to meeting their new addition at their next family photo session.
Prepping for an engagement, maternity, newborn, family, or senior portrait session can make you feel excited, anxious, a smidge stressed … and of course, making a giant mess in your closet as you search for the perfect outfit. Inside our blog, we’re serving up all the inspo, tips, and tricks you need to have a stress-free photo session, from how to pose without feeling super awkward to what you and your family should wear. Reap the benefits of our 30 years of photography experience and wisdom, or just enjoy looking at the pretty pictures.