How To Get Your Teen To Smile for The Portrait Fundraiser

Is Getting A Teen To Smile for the Portrait Fundraiser Impossible? So often we get a mother who is so excited about getting a beautiful family portrait of her children at a portrait fundraiser.  More often than we would like to admit teens do not like to smile for the family portrait mom is so desperately trying to get.  The photographer can make jokes and try to get the teen to crack that smile but it is such a difficult thing to do.  And I have often experienced getting a teen to smile by cracking a  joke only to have… Read more

Why Posters Do Not Sell A Family Portrait Fundraiser

Poster Displays will Not Sell a Family Portrait Fundraiser So often when a family portrait fundraiser is booked, many coordinators will insists on extra posters to put up on display.  The common misconception is that people will see these posters that announce the family portrait fundraiser with time and location and immediately contact the certificate seller to purchase a photography session.  This could not be further from what actually happens. When you put up posters for your picture fundraiser, the folks will see it and think it’s a great idea.  It will peak their interest with the intention of getting… Read more