Shannon shows us that she means business, football business! Spotted! Boho Beauty in Natural Habitat

Being a model can be difficult, but nature has a way of making it even more difficult to look as good as Shannon Milburn does in front of the camera!

It was a very windy day when Shannon met us at Mt. Zion Cemetery to begin her DFW senior portrait shoot with us, but this boho beauty was not deterred, especially since the sun was out and shining brightly. Shannon is a senior at Lucas Christian Academy, where she met one of her close friends and fellow Senior Model Rep, Lexi Maashio who you may recognize from a Senior Model Rep session at Luscombe Farms....

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Caption here. Dancer is Buried in Corn During Senior Portrait Session

Maybe we are being a little dramatic when we say that Jaedyn Avery, a senior at Liberty High School, was buried by corn, but she was definitely covered in it by the time her DFW senior portrait session with us was over!

As a dancer, Jaedyn had requested that we shoot photos of her jumping and leaping across an industrial space, so when we found an empty area in Downtown McKinney where Jaedyn could jump. We didn’t question all of the corn kernels that were laying around on the ground though. After a few minutes, we heard a whirring sound. Confused, our team looked up and found that it had begun to rain corn! Apparently, we had placed ourselves in a corn mill, and the kernels were escaping and pouring all over Jaedyn, who was standing smack dab in the middle of the mill...

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Haley and Brooke watch the sun set on this perfect day. How to Keep Ghouls From Getting Into Your House This Halloween

We decided to visit the Big Orange Pumpkin Farm in Celina, Texas for our first annual pumpkin patch themed session. This farm had everything you could want from a traditional visit: farm animals, hay rides, a maze, and of course an assortment of pumpkins!

Haley Rodriguez and Brooke Sauls are two of our models from our Model Rep Program this year! Haley, a senior at Heritage High School, was featured in our very first Senior Model Rep Session this year with model and friend, Shannon Dyer. We admire Haley’s softball skills, so we made sure to stop by a softball field on our way out to the pumpkin patch...

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Logan chills out on one of our lounge chairs, in her soccer uniform, on our white seamless background. NOOO GOAAAAAAAAALLL!! Logan Really Scores During Her Senior Portrait Session

The crowd went silent as Logan took her stance in the middle of the net. She faced her opponent, determined not to let the ball cross over the line that would allow the other team the extra point to win the game. Her hair blew back from her face and she narrowed her eyes, putting her game face on – it was time. She crouched down, and launched herself at the incoming soccer ball.

And then Logan landed on the pillows in our studio.

As a goalie for Fury, a DFW soccer club, Logan’s life revolves around those pesky soccer balls, and we had her bring her gear to the studio for some athletic shots to go along with her senior portrait session with us...

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The Miletello family pose on the gravel road that runs next to Luscombe Farms in Anna, Texas. Swing Off Into The Sunset With The Miletellos

You would think having two kids would put a damper on the spark in a marriage, but you could never say that about Joey and Beth Miletello.

This gorgeous couple has two amazingly beautiful kids, and that flame is brighter than ever. Our team even noted during their session how we could almost see the love between them as if it was a tangible object. Of course, with every smooch...

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Tia leans up against a metal door and hangs her jacket over her shoulder. Fashionista Makes Waves in Frisco During Senior Portrait Session

Long hair, high cheek bones, and piercing brown eyes are just a few of the things that make Tia Nayar a beautiful person! She is not only extremely glamorous, she’s very giving – Tia spends a lot of her free time volunteering in her community, coaching younger athletes, and tutoring other students at Liberty High School, in Frisco, Texas.

The volleyball all-star was awarded the title of Captain her junior year at Liberty High School, and when we asked her what her college plans were during our shoot at the Shops of Legacy she told us: “I am looking to get a volleyball scholarship! I haven’t narrowed down the list yet.”...

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Alex lays on hay bale with a sunflower in her hair. This Heritage High School Highstepper Kicked It With Us At Our Studio And Downtown McKinney

You better recognize this Heritage Highstepper’s talent! We had Alex McKay kicking her way across our studio during her senior portrait session – and man can she high step!

Did you know High school high stepping was created back in 1929 in Greenville, Texas, by Ms. Gussie Nell Davis – the founder of the prestigious Rangerettes? We learned that the original purpose behind creating the dance and drill teams was to give girls who could not tumble like the cheerleaders a chance to participate in football games, but when Miss Davis was contacted by the President of Kilgore College, she was given the challenge to create a group that would “be interesting and keep the folks in their seats at half-time...

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Bella strikes a power pose and looks down her arm. Tractors, Downtown McKinney, and One Pretty Lady - Bella's Senior Pictures

Our shoot with senior, Bella Deen was extraordinary! She attends McKinney North High School and brought her mother, Summer, along to the studio to kick off her session! The glamorous Whitney Stiles got right to work in perfecting our lovely model. In the studio, we brought out the ol’ stars and stripes for some iconic and meaningful photographs - Bella’s boyfriend is in the military and the pink shirt she is wearing is a support the troops shirt...

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Lyssa holds on to a bundle of balloons as she stands under the gazebo at Frisco Square. What A Session With This Liberty Christian Senior - Lyssa Stevens!

Balloons, sunflowers, and the smell of fried chicken were all present at our fantastic senior portrait shoot with Lyssa Stevens

We met Lyssa and her mother, Staci, outside of Babe’s Chicken in Frisco, Texas. Lyssa is a senior this year at Liberty Christian High School. She is a member of the yearbook staff...

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Kayla rocks a power pose in front of a door with her name painted on it. Check Out Our Fantastic Session with Heritage High School Senior, Kayla Underwood

Kayla, a senior at Heritage High School, and her mother, Kacie, met us in the famous Downtown McKinney to kick off her session. A really neat thing about Kayla was that she happens to know over 10 of our Senior Model Reps, and she is well loved by all of them! Kayla had her hair and makeup done by Jennifer Jeffery – a close family friend – and we absolutely loved how it accentuated her natural beauty (we are definitely taking notes from Jennifer next time)...

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Brooke is on fire with talent! You Definitely Don't Want To Miss This - 2015 Model Rep, Brooke, Takes On Luscombe Farms!

We would like to re-introduce our beautiful, and talented, ballerina, Brooke Sauls! You might recognize her from our model rep session blog post with Brooke, Kristin, and Lexi at Luscombe Farms in Anna, Texas.

Brooke is a senior this year at McKinney North High School. She and her friend, Nikki, met us at the studio to escape the summer heat for to begin her session..

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The girls strike a power pose in the middle of this alley in downtown McKinney. Check it out - Our Last Model Rep Session of the Year Ended With a Bang!

This shoot was all about the bling! We asked Myrna Phillips to join us for this shoot. Myrna Phillips, gifted jewelry designer and a dear friend to the studio, supplied us with the goods that bedazzled our talented Senior Model Reps Shannon Milburn, Mikaela Tisdale, and Jordan Whittle! Ethan Luman was also with us for this shoot, but he turned down our offer to wear some of the sparkling pieces..

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Reid, Makenna, and Madison pose together underneath a large tree. A Glowing Model Rep Session with Reid, Madison, and Makenna

We got in touch with our natural side for this Model Rep Session with our Senior Model Reps: Reid Parr, Madison DeVor, and McKenna Kinnamon!

Taking advantage of our air conditioning, our models met us at the studio for some R&R with Erica Rodriguez, one of our impeccable hair and makeup artists! After Erica had perfected these gorgeous ladies, they hit the studio with Tyler for a few shots. Let me tell you – our models brought the sass at this model rep group session...

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Lexi, Brooke, and Kristin pose up against a wooden post. A Model Rep Session in the Country with Brooke, Kristin, and Lexi

Our Senior Rep Models got a taste of the Texas countryside when we headed to Luscombe Farms for a group session with Brooke, Kristin, and Lexi. They handled it like the southern belles that they truly are.

While attempting to let the heat subside, these lovely ladies met up at the studio for a round of hair and makeup with the talented Whitney Stiles. After being primped and primed, our belles found their grace and poise in the studio...

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Brianna strikes a pose underneath the Adriatica tower and a lovely moon! Basketball Player and Violinist, Brianna Griffin's, Seniority Session!

On this fine Monday, we would like to introduce you all to McKinney Boyd High School senior, Brianna Griffin! Brianna is not only a basketball player, but a violinist as well, and we were so excited when she showed up to her session with her violin and basketball.

We started off Brianna’s seniority session at our Frisco studio with some cool shots of this talented senior. Not only did we get the privilege of hearing her play a little tune, we also got to play around in the dark (check out the image of Brianna signing her name)...

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Logan Miller, Brooke Sauls, Cora Seelman, and Kristin Birkhoff pose together with face masks. 2015 Model Rep Ice Breaker Party

It was raining models at our first 2015 Model Rep Party this summer! Okay, maybe not raining models, but it was raining! We celebrated one of the last weekends of summer with many of our amazing Model Reps and their friends.

As our models, and their friends, arrived at the studio, we handed each of them a card with their name on one side and a number on the other. This was the first of several games and a great ice breaker...

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The girls show their American pride and support for the United States Mens Soccer Team! Madison, Jaicee, and Taylor go Red, White, and Blue

U-S-A! U-S-A! U-S-A! We were all about American pride for our Americana shoot with Jaicee Morriss, Taylor Hernandez, and Madison DeVor! Jaciee is a senior at Little Elm High School, Taylor is a senior at Liberty High School, and Madison is a senior at Lone Star High School...

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Logan, Cora, and Taylor pose on the train that sits at Frisco Square. A Rustic Country Session with 2015 Model Reps Taylor, Cora and Logan!

Taylor, a senior at Liberty High School, started off in a blaze of color in our studio, impressing us with her golden locks and bright smile. Our two other models that day: Logan, a senior at McKinney High School; and Cora, a senior at Richardson High School; hopped into the frame and the ladies went to town taking selfies and enjoying each other’s style as they posed their way across our studio...

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We definitely have the coolest crew in town! Downtown Dallas 2015 Model Rep Session with Jaedyn, Meghan and Lauren!

Holy pretty ladies, Batman! Our models were on fire during this senior model rep shoot in Deep Ellum.

The wonderful Whitney Stiles worked her magic on our already stunning 2015 Model Reps and we headed into the studio for some individual and group shooting sessions. Becoming fast friends, Jaedyn, Meghan, and Lauren giggled their way through many different poses and kept a fierce attitude as they dazzled us with their ‘smizes’ – Tyra would have been so proud...

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Haley and Shannon stand back to back in a alley in Downtown McKinney. 2015 Senior Model Rep Group Session with Haley and Shannon

Here is the first of many sessions with our 2015 Senior Model Reps! This session includes our wonderful models, Haley Rodriguez and Shannon Dyer. Haley is a senior at Heritage High School in Frisco and Shannon is a senior at Ursuline Academy of Dallas so this was not only their first session with us, but their first time meeting each other as well...

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