FAQ’s

Graduation

Do you take pictures at Graduation?

We take graduation photos during each graduation ceremony as the graduate walks across the stage and shakes the President’s hand. We do not take any other photos during graduation. We DO offer cap & gown portraits in our studio 2 or 3 days prior to graduation. For more information view our Graduation Cap and Gown Page or to make an appointment you can schedule online with our C&G Appointment Scheduler

Do you take Graduation photos in front of Samford?

We do NOT take photos in front of Samford Hall. As an alternative, we DO offer cap & gown portraits in our studio 2 or 3 days prior to graduation. For more information view our Graduation Cap and Gown Page or to make an appointment you can schedule online with our C&G Appointment Scheduler. 

What should I expect if I get Cap & Gown portraits taken?

Cap & Gown portraits are offered every semester 2 or 3 days prior to the graduation ceremony in our studio. We offer 3 backgrounds- Samford  Hall, bookcase, brown portrait- during your sitting. The cost is $35.00 (plus tax) for 3- 5x7s & 12 wallets (1- 5×7 of each background and 4- wallets of each background). We provide caps, gowns, tassels, and diploma folders if you choose to use them. Hoods for Masters or Doctoral graduates and other honor/organization accessories are not provided. Photographs can either be taken in cap and gown or attire of your choice. You can purchase 2 packages if you would like both.

For more information view our Graduation Cap and Gown Page or to make an appointment you can schedule online with our C&G Appointment Scheduler

How do I schedule to take Cap & Gown portraits?

You can schedule your portrait session online by using our C&G Appointment Scheduler or calling our office at 334.844.4560 to make an appointment.

What is the cost for Cap & Gown portraits?

Cap & Gown portrait packages are $35.00 (plus tax) and include 3- 5×7’s and 12 wallets (1- 5×7 and 4 wallets of each background, which includes Samford Hall, bookcase, and a brown portrait). Print packages are considered as proofs, as they are NOT retouched. Photos are made in cap and gown or attire of your choosing (one outfit per package). Additional prints can be order by visiting our Image Library.

How far back do you keep Graduation photos?

We archive and keep graduation photos for every year. Our digital archives date back to 2004 and we may have some graduation photos in our negative archives; availability will be determined on a case by case basis.

You can view and order graduation photos online if you graduated after 2012; you will need to call 334-844-4560 to place an order if you graduated before 2013.

Can I purchase a copy of my Graduation photo?

We offer graduation photos of each graduate walking across the stage and shaking the President’s hand for sale on our Image Library site. You can choose between an individual prints, print packages (prices range from $23 to $31, plus tax and $5 shipping fee), or choose to purchase a digital copy for $35.

Do you sell Graduation DVD’s?

We no longer offer Graduation DVD’s for purchase.