June 19, 2024
What Should I Wear for My Outdoor Senior Pictures?

What Should I Wear for My Outdoor Senior Pictures?

It’s that time already! You’re stepping into adulthood; no more cheeky outfits for photo sessions; you want something serious, something appealing to your friends, the perfect outfit! That’ll make everyone go ‘WOW’ over your senior photo. Worry no more cause your search has brought you here, and this article is all about the perfect pieces of garment that’ll make everyone go bonkers over your senior photo!

The choice of outfit you wear for your senior photo has a lot of control over how the result will turn out, and it has to be perfect cause someday, when you’re shifting your stuff, you’ll find it, and the beautiful wave of nostalgia will take over.

In this article, we have for you the perfect recommendations that are sure to make your outdoor senior picture ideas the best. We’ll recommend outfits for both boys and girls, so buckle up, and let’s dive into the fashion world!

For Boys, Soon-to-Be Men

To make things smooth, we’ll focus on three outfits for both boys and girls: a casual getup, a sharp formal look, and one that highlights your self-image the best. So let’s get started!

1. The Casual Look

The Casual Look

For this, we have for you the classic denim blue shirt (unbuttoned) with a white round neck tee under it, paired with slightly damaged blue denim jeans and classic white sneakers. Accessorise with some shades and a watch to complete the look!

This denim-themed look will make sure you look your best dressed in casuals and will uplift the overall picture to match the background’s vibe.

For extra touches, play around with a different colored t-shirt underneath the denim shirt and roll up those sleeves for a more rugged look.

2. The Formal Look

The Formal Look

The quintessential checkered blue shirt underneath a navy blue blazer, paired with off-white pants, a black belt, and formal black shoes. Accessorize this look with some shades for added sharpness. This outfit will come out as smooth with the color combination of blues on white pants.

A pocket square or a tie can be added to this look to make things look even more formal and classic, but it’s entirely up to you how much ‘formal-ness’ you need. Also, the shoes can be loafers or pointed toe, and even the color of the shoes can be played around with to get the desired results

3. The ‘You’ Factor Look

The ‘You’ Factor Look

Basically, it should be something that highlights your persona the most. For this, we recommend a light blue shirt with a dark grey or brown waistcoat, pair this with dark blue denim jeans, and accessorize with a metal bracelet watch and some gradient shades. As for the shoes, we recommend a pair of tan-colored boat shoes to match the overall outfit.

For Girls, Soon-to-Be Women

We’ll be following the same format for girls as well to maintain a uniformity of the ideas. So for girls, at number 1, we have:

1. The Casual Look

The Casual Look

For the casual outfit, we suggest a black top underneath a dark brown leather jacket paired with denim shorts. As for the footwear, we recommend some high ankle-heeled boots; black colored would look the best. Accessorize all this with a bracelet, and you’re good to go!

But don’t stop here; our advice would be to play around with the choice of footwear and the top you’ll be wearing underneath the jacket.

2. The Formal Look

The Formal Look

For a sharp, formal outfit, we recommend a pink blazer with matching pants and a nice formal black leather belt. Underneath, we recommend a black full-sleeved top. Pair these with block formal heels. To accessorize this look, we’d highly recommend going with a small handbag, a formal watch, and a scarf tied around the neck, preferably of a satin finish.

This one will turn heads, so watch out for the attention you’ll be getting, queen!

3. The ‘You’ Factor Look

The ‘You’ Factor Look.

Let’s get a little more creative with this; how about a white sleeveless top with a tan leather blazer over it, paired with denim shorts and heels? This entire outfit would look so much better when you accessorize it with some light brown shades, a necklace and bracelet for jewelry, and a gold bracelet watch.

We’re confident this outfit would bring out your personality in the best possible manner, but don’t limit yourself; we recommend playing around with the color of the leather blazer and the top underneath it; try something in contrast, and you’d be stealing the limelight, left, right, center!


In this article, we discussed some great outfit ideas for both boys and girls. For ease of understanding, we divided them into three categories: the casual, the formal, and the one that highlights your persona the most.

Also, this moment, this process, isn’t going to come again and again in your life, so be sure to make the most of it by enjoying it and having fun! Smile because it can make even the low-lit pictures shine brighter than a field of sunflowers. Remember, once you decide, be confident about it; otherwise, if worn half-heartedly, nothing will look good enough.

Try to Involve your friends, present them with a few options, and take their opinion; maybe you wanted to hear someone else say it looks great. Having a few options is always better.

So grab your DSLR buddy, and don’t forget to say ‘cheese’!

Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore, a graduate of UCLA Film School, has been an integral part of our team since 2019, infusing his cinematic expertise into the world of action cameras. With a career spanning over 15 years in film and media production, his insights have been pivotal in enhancing the functionality and quality of action camera technology. Benjamin, a passionate marathon runner, often combines his love for endurance sports with his passion for capturing life's dynamic moments through action cameras.

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