LOCATIONS : FOR YOUR PORTRAIT SESSION
Portrait sessions take place in grungy alleys, around old buildings, and in beautiful outdoor locations! We specialize in creating stunning images that match your personality and style.
If you’re not sure where to schedule a session, our favorite locations are are Jennings Park (in Marysville) and Evergreen Arboretum (in Everett). Jennings Park includes a vintage homestead, woodsy backdrops and beautiful flower garden. The Evergreen Arboretum is contemporary, colorful and woodsy.
CONTEMPORARY : JENNINGS NATURE PARK IN MARYSVILLE
Surrounded by trails, wetlands and beautiful gardens, Jennings Nature Park is a 54-acre oasis for portraits. The upper portion of the park offers a large garden and dilapidated farm house. Lower Jennings Park has walking trails, wetlands, and a beautiful pond. Jennings Nature Park offers a great deal of variety making it the perfect spot for someone not sure what look they want for their portraits. Take a peek at several recent portrait sessions at Jennings Park.
Bathrooms for Changing: There is a bathroom available for changing at Jennings Park.
CONTEMPORARY : EVERGREEN ARBORETUM IN EVERETT
Tucked away in north Everett, the Evergreen Arboretum is a little known garden full of vibrant color. The arboretum offers a wide variety of seasonal backdrops for senior portraits including a classic iron gate and trellis, covered gazebo, a modern water feature, and beautiful flowers, plants and trees. This is wonderful location for both men and women. The Evergreen Arboretum has become one of our favorite places for senior portraits! Take a peek at several recent portrait sessions at the Evergreen Arboretum.
Bathrooms for Changing: There is a bathroom available for changing near the arboretum.
CONTEMPORARY : ROSE HILL COMMUNITY CENTER IN MUKILTEO
Located in Old Town Mukilteo, Rose Hill Community Center is a gorgeous two story, 29,000-square-foot contemporary building overlooking the ferry docks and Puget Sound. Unique wood and stone textures along with a variety of colors can be found in just about every nook and cranny of this public space. Since Rose Hill Community Center is centrally located, it’s a convenient location for people north and south of the Everett/Mukilteo areas. Take a peek at several recent portrait sessions at Rosehill Community Center.
Bathrooms for Changing: Several bathrooms in the community center
are usually available to use.
CONTEMPORARY : GRAND AVENUE PARK IN EVERETT
Overlooking the Everett Marina and Navy Base, Grand Avenue Park is a beautiful location for senior portraits. The park parallels an historic row of stately homes in north Everett making it a unique location for senior portraits. This 5-acre park is filled with flower beds, beautiful old trees and a walking path. Take a peek at several recent portrait sessions at Grand Avenue Park.
Bathrooms for Changing: There are no bathrooms for changing at Grand Avenue Park; however you are welcome to change in your car.
URBAN & CONTEMPORARY : SNOHOMISH HISTORIC DISTRICT
Downtown Snohomish is an incredibly popular place for out-of-town visitors. The Snohomish Historic District is filled with antique stores, eclectic shops and a variety of worthy restaurants and bakeries. Our portrait session takes place along several blocks of the Historic District and includes urban and contemporary settings. Take a peek at several recent portrait sessions in the Snohomish Historic District.
Bathrooms for Changing: There are several local businesses with bathrooms for changing and you are welcome to change in your car. To avoid crowds, Snohomish sessions are usually scheduled at 10 AM.
URBAN : DOWNTOWN EVERETT
Surround yourself with old brick, concrete, rust and urban decay in downtown Everett. Our time will be spent in a alley next to the historic Everett Theater. We work around a vintage fire escape and next to the 100+ year old brick theater. This is a popular location with seniors looking for an edgy location! Take a peek at several recent portrait sessions in Downtown Everett.
Bathrooms for Changing: There are several local businesses with bathrooms for changing and you are welcome to change in your car.
RESERVE YOUR SESSION
We can schedule your portrait session at a location of your choice or you are welcome pick one of our favorite places. We schedule portrait sessions on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays – send us a couple possible dates that work best for you and we will schedule it!
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