Portraits for Teens

The teenage years are a complex and confusing period of life. Adolescents are neither children nor adults, and they often struggle to find their place in the world. They are also exposed to an unprecedented level of pressure, both socially and academically, which can have a profound impact on their self-esteem and sense of identity. In these superficial times, where social media and filters reign supreme, it is crucial to provide teenagers with a sense of grounding and authenticity. This is where portrait photography can be a powerful tool.

A Portfolio of boutique portrait photography featuring actors, business owners, artists, kids, parents and individuals.

At the Ipswich Photography Studio, I understand the unique needs of teenagers and the importance of capturing their essence through portraits. My goal is to create an environment that is comfortable and safe, where your teen can relax and be themselves. I believe that the best portraits are the ones that capture the true essence of the subject, not just a superficial image.

A Portfolio of boutique portrait photography featuring actors, business owners, artists, kids, parents and individuals.

My approach to portrait photography is different from other studios. I don’t just take pictures; I help your teenager take control of their own image. I believe that everyone has the power to shape their own identity, and I provide them with the tools and guidance to do so. Through a simple conversation, I help your teen explore their sense of self and how they want to be portrayed.

A Portfolio of boutique portrait photography featuring actors, business owners, artists, kids, parents and individuals.

I also understand the importance of social media and the role it plays in shaping our self-image. That’s why I encourage my clients to embrace their uniqueness and be proud of who they are. My aim is to create portraits that are authentic, timeless, and meaningful.

A Portfolio of boutique portrait photography featuring actors, business owners, artists, kids, parents and individuals.

Portrait photography is not just about capturing a moment in time. It’s about creating a legacy that will last for generations. When your teenager looks back on their portraits in years to come, don’t you want them to feel a sense of pride and ownership over their identity? Let’s help them see the beauty in their uniqueness and embrace their true selves.


Hi there! I’m Amanda Waschevski

I AM A HEADSHOT AND PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER BASED IN IPSWICH, QLD. I teach people how to look comfortable in front of a camera.

Amanda Waschevski, Ipswich Portraitist

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