Senior Inspiration – {Lexi Murzea Photography}

November 07, 2016

Incorporating studio shots as well as on-location outdoors shots into senior photo sessions is a unique way of giving your clients variety and making your senior sessions stand out.

In this beautiful session below, photographer Lexi of Lexi Murzea Photography in San Antonio, Texas combined both studio and outdoor shots for one beautiful senior shoot.

Check out this shoot below and read what Lexi had to share about it!  Thanks for sharing your work with Seniorologie Lexi!




seniorologie-submission-cj-senior-photography-session-lexi-murzea-photography-photo-1seniorologie-submission-cj-senior-photography-session-lexi-murzea-photography-photo-2What was your inspiration for this photo shoot?
My client, CJ!

Where did this photo shoot take place?
My studio in San Antonio, Texas and the Japanese Tea Gardens in San Antonio, Texas

Did you collaborate with this senior to come up with the clothing and/or concept for this shoot?
Yes! We had talked beforehand about the concept – she wanted something feminine and polished, a vintage glam look, and then something more rock n roll.

What camera, lens or other equipment was used for this shoot?
5D Mark 3, 50mm & 85mm

What time of day were these taken?
Morning – Sunset

Can you share any post-processing techniques used when editing this session?
I always do minor adjustment in Lightroom and then do majority on image polishing in Photoshop – cleaning up skin, making the eyes pop and doing any creative color adjustments.

What is your favorite thing about this session?
I loved capturing the different sides of CJ. There’s so much to this young woman! She’s quirky and funny, sweet and soft, and can be tough and strong.

What do you want this session to convey about this senior and about your senior photography style?
I wanted this session to communicate to communicate CJ’s depth and what makes her special.

What is one tip you can share with other photographers regarding photographing seniors?
Get to know your client, deeply! Understand their style, what is important to them, how they see themselves and what they want the world to see.