Who we are
Your portrait partner
30 years of school portraits has taught us a few things; smiles are contagious, kindergarteners are quick, and kids grow up way too fast. As we’ve watched the kids of our community grow up before our lenses, we’ve done our best to memorialize each part of their childhood in something simple but significant; a school portrait. You never know, we may have captured the next big Hollywood actor, an up and coming Olympic athlete or even a future President. Portrait photography is both an art and a responsibility, one which we take very seriously.
Our advanced in-house production facility gives us the unique ability to completely control the process from start to finish, and offer our customers exciting new products not typically found in the school portrait market. We guarantee that your school portrait packages and service items are produced on time and with the highest quality standards.
Become a Portrait Partner and take advantage of being a member of the BNL family!
Going digital? Our Super CD is the perfect package for you! Your child’s digital portrait comes on a Hi-Res CD in color, black & white and sepia. You will also receive your image on a calendar, reflection portrait, grandparent print, inspirational portrait, as well as a traditional 8×10, 5×7, and 8 wallets. Additionally your child’s portrait will be placed on each of the 34 backgrounds featured on your fall flyer.
8×10 – inspirational print
Let your child inspire you with this stylish 8×10 print complete with their portrait and inspirational quote.
frosted glass ornaments
These classic frosted glass ornaments will be your new favorite holiday decoration, hands down. The tempered glass will feature your child’s high quality BNL school portrait, making your holiday tree just a little more special.
dry erase chore chart
When you’re trying to manage a busy schedule, organization is key. This handy dandy dry erase chore chart will help you and your child manage the chaos.
“belongs to” labels
Customized with your child’s name and school portrait, these labels are the perfect way to help everyone identify and keep up with their belongings. They come in sets of 30 with three different styles in each set.
8×10 – reflection portrait
Your child’s BNL portrait in color and black and white will be classically displayed on this family favorite. Our reflection portrait offers two photos in one and is personalized with the school year.
3 durable keyfobs
These durable key fobs come in sets of 3 and are customized with your child’s photo, name and school year. They are a fun way to take your child with you everywhere you go.
8×10 – 12 month calendar
This 8×10 at-a-glance calendar is a perfect way to keep track of your schedule and show off your child’s stunning school portrait.
Our 1” aluminum photo pendant makes and excellent gift for a relative or just something nice for yourself. The necklace is included making it both hassle free and adorable.
2 – 5×7 grandparent prints
Grandparents are special people, and our grandparent prints are an excellent way to let them know just how important they are. Now, with our 2 – 5×7’s you can spread the love around.
Create a unique sentimental necklace with the personalized photo dog tag pendant. The pendant is made from high quality aluminum which measures 1- 1/2 inches long and hangs from the included rolo chain. Makes a perfect gift or an item to trade with friends.
Our 5×7 photo slate is one of our most popular items, and for good reason. Your child’s photo is expertly transferred onto a natural rock slate, retaining the clarity of the photo and the rich tones that make our photographs stand out. A photo slate is a treasure that lasts through generations.
Dream journals, adventure diaries, school notes, experiment logs, and doodle books. Personalized with your child’s name and BNL school portrait, our durable 5 ½ x 8 ½ 40 page, spiral bound notebooks are perfect for all of these things and so much more.
16 oz. stainless steel mug
This stainless steel 16 oz mug, personalized with your child’s portrait, will be your new best friend for cold football games, road trips, or just mornings on the go. It is perfect for hot or cold beverages, so whether you like piping hot coffee or iced tea, your drink will always be the perfect temperature.
Homework can be lame, and getting kids to keep up with it can be a chore. You can solve both problems with one folder! This durable plastic, bi-pocket homework folder is the perfect way to get your kids excited about homework and keep everyone organized.
4×6 12 month calendar
Whether you work from home or in an office, knowing the date is important. Rather than checking your phone or computer, we have an exciting new option. A 4×6 desk calendar, personalized with your child’s portrait and a new illustrated quote for each month is sure to be the new center piece of your office.
4” metal ornaments
These 3” aluminum ornaments are fun, functional, and durable. Customized with your child’s portrait and school year, these family favorites are waiting to give your tree a little pizzazz.
text my image
Everyone gets busy and the post office can be a nightmare, but your long distance friends and family are clamoring for this year’s school portraits! No worries, we have you covered with our exciting new Text My Image option. A high resolution image is sent directly to your phone for you to post, share, save, or print! At 300 dpi and with a full digital copyright you can print your portrait with confidence.
Our spectacular 3 tiered approach to customer service is sure to knock your socks off. By phone, live chat or email, the BNL team is standing by and ready to assist you.
family portrait plan
The family portrait plan is perfect for multi-child families. The first two students pay full price and each additional portrait is free.
We provide our photographers with assistants to help direct the kids and make picture day go as smoothly as possible, allowing the photographers to focus on what really matters most, the kids.
quick turn around
Because of our state-of-the-art in-house printing and manufacturing facility, we are able to deliver high quality portraits and innovative products quickly and efficiently.
secure online ordering
We understand that many customers like the convenience of ordering online, so we offer secure online ordering to put your mind at ease.
we’re pretty super
From our dedicated sales reps and fantastic photographers, to our inside support and expert production staff, everyone at BNL is committed to our mission statement:
“our mission is to enrich our customers’ lives by creating images that speak to generations and provide an exceptional experience through friendly and understanding service.”