Senior Portraits featuring Natalie


Natalie's Custom Senior Portrait Session in South Dakota A few months ago, Ryan flew to South Dakota to photograph his cousin's daughter, Natalie, for her senior portraits. Ryan's cousin Chris and his wife Jackie used to live here years ago but moved back to South Dakota when Natalie was a little girl. Ryan spent [...]

Senior Portraits featuring Natalie2023-03-17T17:03:33-06:00

Pure7: Fall Session Mood Board


With just a few time slots available through the end of the year, now’s the time to get your Fall portrait session scheduled!  From senior sessions to family portraits, engagements, and more, we’ve pulled a few of our favorite Fall shots to create our very own mood board and give you a little inspiration for [...]

Pure7: Fall Session Mood Board2021-07-22T19:42:09-06:00

When Should You Do Your Senior Photo Session?


Graduating from high school is an important milestone in life. It’s a major accomplishment, and it’s one that sends you on the course to figure out who you are going to be. It’s the end of a chapter and the gateway to adulthood. Regardless of the path you choose to follow after graduation, it’s important [...]

When Should You Do Your Senior Photo Session?2021-07-22T19:43:12-06:00

Ryan’s Software and Editing Process


At Pure7, we strive to do most of the work with the camera. By that, I mean that we don’t believe in using photo editing software to drastically change the pictures that we take. We believe in capturing the real, natural beauty of the moment as it happens, not later in the studio. That being [...]

Ryan’s Software and Editing Process2021-07-22T19:43:22-06:00

Audrey | Senior Session in Gratyon Beach


Meet Audrey! We recently did her senior photo session, and we had so much fun working with her! Audrey is not a local - she’s actually from Nashville, Tennessee! Her family has been vacationing here in Grayton Beach since she was little, so this area has always held a special place in her heart. She is [...]

Audrey | Senior Session in Gratyon Beach2021-07-22T19:43:28-06:00

Jozi | Senior Session in California


Meet Jozi…Illinois native, current California resident, and 2018 graduate. This year, I had the awesome opportunity to do a senior photo session with this music-loving and artsy chick in Cali. Jozi has always been fascinated with poetry and writing, and over the years she has acted in a handful of plays and participated in music [...]

Jozi | Senior Session in California2021-07-22T19:43:34-06:00

The Difference Between a Senior Portrait Session and Class Pictures


It is senior year. You have watched your child grow from a bundle of blankets and curious eyes to an incredible young adult in what seems like a blink of an eye. Soon, your baby will graduate, take on the world, and embark on new and exciting adventures. Where did all that time go? Senior [...]

The Difference Between a Senior Portrait Session and Class Pictures2021-07-22T19:43:38-06:00

Olivia | Senior Session in Grayton Beach


Meet Olivia! I recently had the opportunity get to know this fun, fashion-forward young lady during her senior photo shoot in the 30A area. We spent the shoot exploring Grayton Beach and capturing moments that she, her family, and her friends will cherish forever. Born and raised in Tupelo, Mississippi, Olivia has visited the 30A [...]

Olivia | Senior Session in Grayton Beach2021-07-22T19:43:57-06:00

Senior Portrait Experience


For every high school senior, that final year is a whirlwind of emotions, old friendships, new experiences, tearful goodbyes, and exciting hellos. It's about discovering who you are, where you're going, and what you're meant to do. No matter your experiences, this year is one you will remember for the rest of your life. What better way [...]

Senior Portrait Experience2021-07-22T19:44:06-06:00

Senior Session in Santa Rosa Beach | Kaylee Battiste


This sweet subject of a recent senior session is headed from the beautiful Emerald Coast to UF this fall to start a whole new life chapter. Before the summer and all the college prep kicked into high gear, Kaylee met us and our cameras in Santa Rosa Beach one warm spring afternoon. We explored old buildings and dusty dirt [...]

Senior Session in Santa Rosa Beach | Kaylee Battiste2021-07-22T19:45:49-06:00