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How often do you have your child's pictures taken at a studio?

For the first year I had them done every 3 months, she is now 17 months and I haven't had them done since 12 months. I guess I will get 18 month pics..

 
chefronswife

Asked by chefronswife at 9:51 AM on Sep. 29, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • The first year I did them probably 4 times, then the second year I did them maybe 2 times. Then after that it's once a year for school and always one for Christmas cards :-)
    jacksmom3707

    Answer by jacksmom3707 at 11:16 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • Two times a year.. or maybe just once
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 9:53 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • With my first I took him every month and spent roughly $300. Insane, yes. With my second I think he went twice. With my third I took them all 1 time. I know have a professional camera so I do all my own photos.
    Orionsgirl

    Answer by Orionsgirl at 9:53 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • we did it twice a year, spring and fall/xmas. now he's in school, so we'll probably drop back to once a year..maybe.
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 9:52 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • The ONLY pro pics I have are her newborn pic from the hospital, and we got some done for her 1 yr. She is 28 mo old now. I wish we could do more but it's not feasible right now with $$, besides we literally have THOUSANDS taken by several people, including us. I have a friend who takes pics as a hobby, and although none are posed, they are BEAUTIFUL candid pics. I am an artist so if I want to give any that "artistic feel" I can play with them on my computer and make them look professional.
    MamaLisa1976

    Answer by MamaLisa1976 at 9:54 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • never. The school does it for em twice a yr
    Zoeyis

    Answer by Zoeyis at 9:55 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • twice a year for the first 2 years then yearly after that
    mom_of_3_9937

    Answer by mom_of_3_9937 at 9:57 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • I've never done it and my son's 2.
    hill_star03

    Answer by hill_star03 at 9:59 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • I am a portrait photographer and I have folks who come in every month. But then there are those who come in with a bajillion kids and want a few of the youngest because they never did they babies pics.
    BluDog

    Answer by BluDog at 9:59 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

  • But what about me...we do our own family pictures at Xmas and we take tons of snapshots all year long.
    BluDog

    Answer by BluDog at 10:01 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

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