Sending holiday cards, or a special photo gift this year? Book your session BEFORE Mid November

Nature’s Child Photography | October 2021

If you cringe when Christmas decor sneaks its way into the stores, even before Thanksgiving, then this might make you crawl out of your skin. BUT it’s something that needs to be said...and you just MIGHT need to hear.

If you’re planning on sending holiday cards or photo gifts this year, your holiday photo session should be scheduled like yesterday.

Don’t panic! I’m not saying that you need to have already taken the photos, but it is time to get on your favorite photographer’s books. I recommend having your holiday pictures taken by the beginning of November (mid-November at the LATEST) so that you can have them printed in time.

“But Mindy, we haven’t even gotten through Halloween?!” I hear you. You might be feeling like it’s overwhelming to decide what the family will wear or where you’ll take the photos. I’ll help you figure that out when the time comes, for now, let’s focus on getting your holiday photos scheduled.

There are a few steps between taking your holiday photos and then being delivered to your friends and family. Understanding how the turnaround times work will help you understand why it’s important to schedule your session sooner rather than later.

And this timeline is not taking into consid