Class of 2017 Senior Model Program


Studio 616 Photography is looking for six outgoing high school Juniors who want to serve as a promotional models for our Class of 2017 Senior photo season.  As we promote our high school senior photography packages, we need awesome images of active high school seniors.  That’s where you come in!  Our Senior Models are treated to a fun, high fashion photo shoot in our studio, and they agree to let us use theimages for our social media promotions.



  • Class of 2017 student at a Grand Rapids area high school

  • Outgoing/not camera shy

  • Have a unique sense of style

  • Good citizens

  • Involved in school activities

  • Have parental support and approval


After your Senior Model Mini Session, we create advertising materials using the images.  Examples of promotional materials include: referral cards, social media advertisements, print ads and our website. You never know where you might pop up!

Here are the details, read carefully!



  1. You and your parents/guardian must be outgoing and love talking with people about your senior photos.

  2. You must love being in front of the camera.  An interest in fashion and photography is a plus.

  3. You and your parents must attend a meeting with a representative of Studio 616 Photography for group meeting and interview  (This interview does not guarantee you will be selected.)

  4. You must be a Junior in good academic standing and planning to graduate in with the Class of 2017.

  5. You must live in and attend a high school within 40 miles of Studio 616 Photography.

  6. You agree to take part in a Senior Model Mini Session to be held in Spring 2016.  This studio photo shoot will last up to 45 minutes and include up to 3 wardrobe changes.  Before the session, our professional makeup artist will style you in our comfortable dressing room.  You are encouraged to share these awesome photos with family and friends on social media.   You will also be invited to attend two optional photo sessions at a later date - one in a nature setting, and one in an urban setting.

  7. You agree to pay a one-time fee of $79 prior to your Senior Model Mini-Session photo shoot.  This fee covers the cost of a professional makeup artist to style you for your photo shoot.  This is a one-time offer only made to our six chosen Senior Models - it will not be offered to the general public. There is no obligation to buy anything else.  

  8. This fee also entitles you to:

    • Three ready-to-frame 8x10 enlargements from your photo shoot

    • A USB drive with watermarked images for sharing on social media

    • A mobile friendly online gallery for viewing and sharing watermarked images

    • Referral cards with our photo and the chance to earn gift certificates (see below)

  9. You and your family must agree to promote only Studio 616 Photography for your senior portraits from the time of acceptance through the entire 2016/2017 school year. You agree you WILL NOT be a senior model for another photographer.

  10. Your parent or guardian MUST sign a model release, allowing Studio 616 to use your images for advertising and promotional purposes.

  11. From the initial Mini Session you will be provided customized referral cards with your name, photo & my Studio 616 contact information to pass out to your friends.  You will receive a $25 gift certificate for every high school senior referral booking that you generate.  Your friend who is referred will receive free wallet prints from their session.

  12. If six of your referrals book us for their senior session, you will receive a free Studio 616
    “Total Package” senior photo session($525 value). The session will be 2 hours, with up to 5 outfit changes, and will be at the location of your choice. This will provide you with an additional 20-30 images, and a $200 credit for enlargements and prints!