Hello + Welcome To Shining Moments Photography Blog

Thanks for clicking by the Blog today! I'm Andrea and the photographer behind the lens of Shining Moments Photography in Sycamore, Illinois. I have a guilty obsession with Starbucks + Instagram and specialize in Teens, High School Seniors and Headshots.

Find more tips + goodies in my monthly Sparkle Notes. It's the perfect way for my clients, past - present + future, to stay in-the-know. I'd love to have you along! It's FREE! Click HERE to get all the SMP goods.

10 Makeup Tips To Get Camera Ready | Northern Illinois Photographer

As we head into Spring and Summer sessions it’s a good time to talk about our camera-ready makeup.  I put together a small guide to help you prep your beautiful self for the camera when choosing to apply your own makeup for your session. Take a peek at these 10 camera-ready tips and you will be ready to go! You can also peek over at this post for a little more in-depth ideas + images from a few of my past teens + senior sessions. Follow these suggestions and you’ll be ready to SHINE your Beautiful self for the camera!



Session Ready Makeup



I have even more exclusive tips in my SENIOR SHINE magazine! You can find it here.

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Andrea, Shining Moments Photography, is located in Sycamore, Illinois and specializes in modern high school senior portraits sessions that highlights your individual sparkle! SMP offers other fun sessions as well. So click around for a few minutes + take a peek at just a few past sessions.