Senior pictures of boys are a little different from those of girls. Boys are typically not as comfortable in front of the camera and it shows in the way they pose. Giving them a place to lean helps.


This subject liked the way the iron gates looked in a couple of locations we used.


The main problem that most guys have is not putting their hands in their pockets. Behind the back placement works nicely. As with any portrait, use a low number F-stop and focus on the eyes of the subject. This may mean manually focusing.