10 Creative Photo Ideas for the First Day of School!
For this special day, we've rounded up 10 adorable ideas to help make your photos memorable.(11 Photos)
Capture that MomentAnd think outside the frame with one of these unique first day of school photo ideas!Thinkstock
Make a List
The first day of school is a huge photo-op for the family album. It's a big milestone, so keep reading for fun ways to document the exciting moment!
Don't miss out on any opportunities with this downloadable photo checklist; it has 50 ideas that you can check off while capturing the big day.http://www.simpleasthatblog.com/
You've found the cutest first-day outfit, so why not snap a picture before you have to get your lovable little tornado into it? It's a fun detail image, and is perfect for the scrapbook.http://www.lilsugar.com/
Li'l Stats Card
Include a pocket of blank space in a photo where you can place tidbits of information that mark your child's interests and development at that moment in time. Make it a yearly tradition and you'll have a full deck of stats cards! Try using your garage door, like this blogger did for her son's first day of kindergarten. Later you can add in fun and memorable details.http://www.raneytraditions.com/blog/
I Want to Be...
Every year you'll watch your child's ideas about their future develop and change as they learn. With this chalkboard idea from Pinterest, you can preserve those ideas as they grow. Will they be a fireman? Doctor? Writer? Lawyer? Who knows, but when they're adults you can dig out these memorable photos and see if any of their predictions came true!http://pinterest.com/saracharmon/school-days/
This great idea is perfect for seeing how your little one is changing from one year to the next. They might be taller, maybe they've gotten a new haircut - or have been developing their own unique style. This is a creative way to get something extra out of that first-day picture.http://shesmakingcards.blogspot.ca
This idea from Blue Cricket Design is easy and fun. The kids can get artsy and ham it up for the camera, so you can capture extra personality in your photos. And all you need is some colourful chalk for the driveway.http://www.bluecricketdesign.net
This crafty idea is a perfect DIY for an old picture frame. Teachers or parents can use the idea to create a uniquely framed photo.http://stewartsshiningstars.tumblr.com/
Hustle the kids together and snap some group pics. Elaborate staging is time-consuming, but this prop comes to you! Gather the kids by the school bus and you'll have instant theme-photos. Check out this site more school-themed photos.http://www.monicawilkinson.com/blog
First & Last
A spin on the picture within a picture idea. This blogger took one picture on the first day of school, and another on the last! This is a fabulous and simple way to get the "now and then" photo effect.http://meredithanderic.blogspot.ca/2012/06/first-daylast-day.html