Shaconder Family at The Wildey Theater | Edwardsville, Illinois

I don’t always blog family portrait sessions, but when I do it’s the Shaconder family with their production of:
How To Do A Portrait Session

Scene One: Bring treats. Catering is a must for performers.

Scene Two: On cue, unleash the kids, unscripted. (A. Energetic portraits, B. Energy Usage before portrait posing)

Scene Three: “It’s reality!” Kudos to parents who love a portrait of what it is: kids being terrible, kids being weird, etc.

Scene Four: Follow up with a novelty act — on this occasion, ribbon dances and a stage performance, complete with clap board and production value. Wow! Look at those marks.

And now I present: Organized Chaos, written and directed by the Shaconder Family:


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