Family Approval Try before you buy

Preschool Photography Family Approval Program

Our Family Approval program is designed to create the best experience for your center, staff and families. With a "try before you buy" model, you families will get to physically view the final prints in the convenience of their own home! 

Benefits to Centers

  • Great commission opportunities
  • Complimentary staff package and class pictures
  • Discount for children of staff
  • FREE Staff ID's
  • FREE Color Portrait Stickers

Benefits to Families

  • Preview prints before purchasing - no obligation to buy, no sales pressure
  • Choice of backgrounds and poses
  • Multi-package discount available
  • Each child photographed receives 2 complimentary SmileSafe™ ID Cards

How It Works

All children will receive a portrait package after Picture Day. Families return payments along with any prints they don’t want to your center.

  Download a printer-friendly Picture Day checklist

Before Picture Day

Your dedicated Account Specialist will call you to discuss Picture Day details.

  • 4 Weeks Before Picture Day: Picture Day Materials arrive at your center.

  • Immediately hang posters promoting Picture Day.

  • 3 Weeks Before Picture Day: Send your class rosters into your Account Specialist.

  • 1 Week Before Picture Day: Send parent flyers home.

  • 1 Day Before Picture Day: Apply "Picture Day is Tomorrow" stickers to children's clothing.

During Picture Day

Our experienced photographers will work with you to ensure a successful Picture Day.

  • Please review any special situations or needs with your photographer.
  • Provide the photographer with returned parent flyers.

After Picture Day

Instructions on next steps will arrive with finished prints within 3 weeks.

  • Hang posters
  • 7 Days After Picture Day: Families return payments and unpurchased prints to Lifetouch.

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