An environmental portrait will teach the viewer something about who your subject is, what they do, or what is important to the subject. An environmental portrait falls somewhere between a traditional portrait and a documentary photo. It will be more natural than a traditional portrait and include details of the subject’s personal life.
Why it works: These 4 best friends have grown up going down to the Dollar General together every afternoon… it’s part of their childhood and a place they frequent
Why it works: Bella in her bedroom holding a baby doll. She loves her dolls and is right on the cusp on growing out of playing with them.
Why it works: Madison loves her bedroom and her best friend, Luna.
Why it works: Olivia is in her backyard with her ducks. She spends a lot of time just hanging out with the ducks.
Why it works: They have grown up here and this stop sign is their meeting place
Why it works: Olivia in her backyard hanging out on the trampoline.