Capture The Perfect Photo Day Pic With Some Tips From One Local Photographer

Bridge Street

Picture day is a rite of passage for any child heading back to school and this year, despite the pandemic, posing for your class photo will continue. But with so many regulations in place, it’s hard to know what might work best when it comes to ensuring our kids grab a great shot.

Local photographer Mary Buttolph says easing your child’s anxiety over picture day is a great place to start. Buttolph recommends getting kids involved in their outfit choices and suggests talking to kids about what photo day might be like.

As a photographer for weddings, families and even senior portraits Buttolph says comfort is key. To learn more about how Mary can help you with your next photo session, visit her online at

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Live Doppler 9 Map Center

CNY View

CNY View

CNY View

Oswego Area

Oswego Area

Syracuse Area

Syracuse Area

Ask The Expert

Do you have a question for one of our Bridge Street Experts?

Send them our way:

Just put "Expert" in the subject line and your questions could be part of our "Ask The Expert" segments.

We're highlighting advice from a financial advisor, a personal trainer, a doctor, a chef, a lawyer, and a nutritionist. Got a question? Share it with us.


When there's a call-in contest on Bridge Street, the number to call is 671-9990.

Occasionally, special contests will use a different phone number, so always double-check which number is given on-air.

For complete rules regarding call-in sweepstakes on WSYR-TV, please click here

Web Contests: Click here to see the current web contests on