Pittsburgh senior pictures

"Capturing the essence of who you are today, so you can cherish it tomorrow"

Hartwood Acres senior picture of a high school girl

Pittsburgh senior pictures

Dear high school seniors, you're standing at the precipice of a new beginning, ready to leap into a world unknown. Senior pictures are not just photos; they are windows to your past, capturing the moments that define your high school journey. They preserve the laughter, tears, and dreams you've shared with friends, creating a timeless bond with your past self. When you revisit these pictures in the future, they will be more than just images; they will be a portal to the precious memories you hold close to your heart, evoking tears of nostalgia and a deep appreciation for the beautiful journey you've embarked upon. Don't miss the chance to make these moments last a lifetime.

Pittsburgh senior pictures
Pittsburgh Vibes:

Epic Senior portraits in the Steel City

Welcome to the coolest corner of the internet, where your portraits come alive with style, energy, and pure awesomeness! This is your chance to break free from the ordinary and step into a world where creativity knows no bounds. Our senior picture webpage is your ultimate source of inspiration, designed exclusively for the trendsetters, the rule-breakers, and the dreamers. Get ready to embark on a visual journey that captures your unique personality, showcases your individuality, and celebrates the vibrant spirit of your teenage years. Let's ignite your imagination, defy expectations, and create portraits that will make everyone say, "Wow, that's so you!"

girl posing in a garden

ABout our senior portrait process

Capture the Essence of Your Senior Year: Timeless and Stunning Senior Portraits

Are you ready to commemorate your final year of high school with breathtaking senior portraits? Look no further! I am dedicated to capturing the essence of this unforgettable chapter in your life, creating stunning and timeless images that you'll cherish for years to come.

Why Choose Mark as your senior photographer?

  1. Personalized Experience: I understand that every senior is unique, with their own style, personality, and aspirations. That's why I take the time to get to know you, ensuring that your senior portraits reflect your individuality and tell your story authentically.
  2. Professional Guidance: Nervous about posing? Don't worry! I will guide you through the entire process, making you feel comfortable and confident in front of the camera. We'll capture your best angles and bring out your natural beauty, resulting in portraits that truly reflect the best version of yourself.
  3. Artistic Vision:  I know how to capture the perfect lighting, composition, and atmosphere to create visually stunning portraits. With creativity and technical expertise, your senior portraits will stand out and make a lasting impression.
  4. Memorable Locations: Whether you prefer an urban backdrop, a natural landscape, or a unique setting that holds special meaning to you, there is a variety of locations to choose from. We'll work together to find the perfect backdrop that aligns with your vision, ensuring that your senior portraits are as unique as you are.
  5. Unforgettable Experience: I believe that senior portrait sessions should be fun and memorable. It's a chance to celebrate your achievements and capture your excitement for the future. I will create a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere, allowing your true personality to shine through in every shot.

Don't miss the opportunity to capture this once-in-a-lifetime moment. Your senior year is a time of growth, self-discovery, and endless possibilities. Let me preserve these precious memories with stunning senior portraits that reflect your individuality and mark this incredible milestone.

Contact me today to schedule your senior portrait session and let me create timeless and captivating images that will make your senior year truly unforgettable.

Pittsburgh senior pictures

Pittsburgh senior portraits

Capturing senior pictures in Pittsburgh is an absolute blast! As your photographer, I'm here to make your senior year shine even brighter. We'll embark on a picturesque journey through the Steel City, transforming each frame into a unique piece of art that encapsulates your personality and passion. Whether it's the iconic backdrop of the city skyline at Point State Park, the rustic charm of the Strip District, or the serene beauty of Phipps Conservatory, we'll find the perfect spots to create those unforgettable moments. I'm not just here to take pictures; I'm here to capture the essence of your high school journey and help you tell your unique story. Let's make your senior photos an adventure you'll treasure forever, right here in the heart of Pittsburgh!

senior girl posing

Facebook reviews...

  • I want to inform you all that there is a spell caster that is genuine and real. I never really believed in any of these things but when I was losing My Ex I needed help and somewhere to turn badly. I found consultant Dr okposo SPELLS and i ordered a LOVE SPELL. Several days later my phone rang My Ex was in his old self again and wanted to come back to me! Not only come back, the spell caster opened him up to how much I loved and needed him, this Spell Casting isn't brainwashing, but they opened his eyes to how much we have to share together for the rest of our life. I recommend you to contact the spell caster on WhatsApp +2349056874091 Email him on [email protected]

    Agnes Wairungu Avatar Agnes Wairungu
    December 21, 2020
  • I would strongly recommend Mark Mower Photography as his photos are like Art work- Just breathtaking and beautiful!!!

    Matthew Bosco Avatar Matthew Bosco
    February 13, 2022
  • Mark did a fantastic job of capturing our big day on film. He left no detail spared and even took some beautiful pictures as well. Our highlight video is amazing and it is wonderful to have the full footage as well. Thank you Mark for all of your hard work!

    Lauren Terwilliger Avatar Lauren Terwilliger
    December 21, 2018
  • Mark was such a pleasure to work with. When I first spoke to him, he took the words out of my mouth and verbalized exactly what I wanted in terms of a highlight film and long film. He was prompt, professional, respectful. The videos are better than I imagined. Mark is amazing!

    Alyssa Kurtz Brode Avatar Alyssa Kurtz Brode
    July 4, 2021
  • Mark did an amazing job on our wedding. He beautifully captured all the special moments throughout the day. It was a joy to work with him and I was able to relax during the wedding day knowing that he was going to do a wonderful job. I was completely satisfied by the final product and could not stop smiling while watching the wedding video. It was my pleasure to work with him and I highly recommend if you are looking for a wedding videographer, then Mark is the perfect choice!

    Erin Andrew Avatar Erin Andrew
    December 9, 2017
  • Loved working with Mark! He was so professional and made my sister’s surprise wedding video a huge success! He had great ideas! Loved the final product!

    Becky Novacek Avatar Becky Novacek
    September 11, 2019
  • Mark was extremely easy to work with and we are very happy with the video! No issues whatsoever and I would recommend TYL Video.

    Mary Kathleen Avatar Mary Kathleen
    October 31, 2017
  • Mark did my daughters senior pictures last year! Not only did we have a fun afternoon, her pictures turned out absolutely beautiful! He does an amazing job. Would recommend over and over

    Shannon Riley-Porter Avatar Shannon Riley-Porter
    February 13, 2022
  • Great experience! Ordered a print from Mark Mower Photography. It arrived quickly and was better than I expected. I’d recommend Mark to anyone.

    Adam Davies Avatar Adam Davies
    December 27, 2020
  • Beautiful photos that capture just the right moments.

    Rochelle Kyoko Krchmar Avatar Rochelle Kyoko Krchmar
    January 25, 2022

Pittsburgh senior pictures
Photo by Mark Mower, Pittsburgh senior photographer

Capturing Memories: popular locations for Senior Portraits in Pittsburgh


  • Frick Park: With over 600 acres of wooded hillsides, trails, and meadows, Frick Park offers a variety of natural settings for your Pittsburgh area portraits. Whether you're looking for a dramatic forest backdrop or a peaceful meadow, this park has something for everyone. The park also has several historic landmarks, including the Frick Mansion and the Frick
  • The Highline: Located in the South Side The Highline is a trendy and bustling shopping and entertainment district that would be perfect for high school senior who want a more urban and lively backdrop for their photos. You can take photos in front of the colorful murals, on the brick-lined streets, or even inside the trendy shops and cafes that line the area.
  • Hartwood Acres: A beautiful natural setting, Hartwood Acres is a large and beautiful park with a variety of natural settings including open fields, wooded areas, and a lake. These natural settings provide a beautiful and serene backdrop for portraits that can help create a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. It's also home to a beautiful and historic Tudor-style mansion that is a popular spot for portraits. The mansion provides a classic and elegant backdrop that can add a touch of sophistication to your photos.

Unforgettable Moments: Pittsburgh Senior Pictures that Define Your Legacy

  1. Nostalgia: Senior year is a time of reflection and looking back on cherished memories. You can help them preserve those memories for years to come.

  2. Family: Portraits are not just for the high school senior, but also for their families. This may be the last time the family is together before the student goes off to college or begins their adult life. We remember this time in their lives for generations to come.

  3. Legacy: Senior pictures are a way to leave a legacy. They are a representation of who the student is and how they want to be remembered. You can help them leave a lasting legacy for their loved ones.

  4. Accomplishments: Senior year is a time when students are accomplished and proud of what they have achieved.  You can help them celebrate their accomplishments and commemorate their hard work and dedication.

  5. Time: Time is fleeting, and senior year is a time when students are on the cusp of adulthood.  You can help them remember this time in their lives when they were full of promise and potential.

collage of various senior pictures

Pittsburgh senior pictures pricing

Celebrate Your Voice: Pittsburgh Senior Portrait sessions that Speak to a New Era!


  • One hour at one location
  • One wardrobe change
  • 15 edited images
  • Receive all edited images optimized for social media
  • Choose 4 edited full resolution images to keep and print


  • Two hours-up to three locations
  • Unlimited wardrobe changes
  • 25-30 edited images
  • Receive all edited images optimized for social media
  • Choose 8 edited full resolution images to keep and print


  • Signature editing including skin smoothing and acne removal
  • Private online gallery to download your images
  • Portable changing tent
  • All edited images optimized for social media
  • Print packages available (optional)
  • Purchase the remaining full resolution images from your session for $200 (optional)
  • Custom artwork available

Don't miss out on capturing your senior memories—contact me now to schedule your personalized photo session.

elegant senior photo of a girl by a pond

Pittsburgh Senior Pictures: Capturing Milestones, Unleashing Memories

With a unique approach and attention to detail, Mark Mower Photography specializes in creating stunning and personalized Pittsburgh area senior portraits that showcase each client's individuality. Book your senior portrait session today and celebrate this special moment in your life with us."