90-Minute Senior, Engagement, or Family Photo Shoot with DVD from Sarah Anne Photography (Up to 72% Off)

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In a Nutshell

Families and high-school seniors pose for family portraits, and newly engaged couples head to their favorite spot for a romantic photo shoot

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required, 48 hour notification required for cancelation. Number of family members not restricted. Valid only for on-location shoots. Valid within 45 miles of 98223. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

  • $59 for a 90-minute on-location senior photo session with DVD of edited images ($200 value)
  • $69 for a 90-minute on-location engagement or family photo session with DVD of edited images ($250 value)

The Golden Hour: Subjects Gilded In Sunlight

Outdoor portraits take advantage of natural lighting, which is best during the time of day known to photographers as the "golden hour." Check out Groupon's guide to understand why timing is everything when posing outdoors.

Everyone knows the beauty of a sunset, the way it fills the sky with warm, golden hues as it settles below the horizon. But to many photographers, a sunset is important only in that it makes other things prettier to look at, imbuing pictures with a quality of light that’s impossible to find at any other time of day. This unparalleled moment is known as the golden hour—the hour or so just before sunset and just after sunrise, when the sun's low position bathes subjects in amber tones and casts long, diffused shadows. The timing must be just right—in a matter of minutes, the image can shift from a thin, elegant rim of light surrounding a subject to the flat, unflattering gloom of dusk.

Despite its name, the golden hour lasts for the amount of time the sun lingers about six degrees above or below the horizon. In the northern hemisphere, this tends to coincide with dawn and dusk. At this point in the sky, the sunlight passes through a thicker layer of atmosphere than elsewhere, and the increase in air molecules—plus the presence of dust and smoke particles—scatters the blue wavelengths, resulting in a warm, yellow tone. Because the golden hour actually depends entirely on the sun's declination, not time, some higher latitudes can reap the benefits more often than others. In Alaska, for example, photographers enjoy an eight-hour span of golden-hour conditions on January 1, when the sun never reaches an angle of more than roughly six degrees over the horizon.

Customer Reviews

Sarah was terrific. So easy to work with. I felt very comfortable with her. The only things I would suggest is that she work on doing other positions besides front views and give the client a bit more feedback on how they look and how they should stand. She did a lot of this with me, but I didn't feel very secure that I was doing the right thing.
Kathryn M. · September 26, 2014
Sarah is great! She came to our town and knew of lots of locations to shoot. She was easy to talk to and gave a lot of guidance for poses which my daughter really appreciated. We will definitely use her for our sons senior pictures as well!
Stephanie L. · September 18, 2014
Very nice person. Easy to feel comfortable working with her. Groupon rate is very affordable. Great choice for Senior student photos.
John N. · September 2, 2014

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