What is a flying dress?
Inspired by the famous Greek Santorini Flying Dresses, I have worked with fashion designers and seamstress to create 24-30 foot wide skirts/dresses made from REAL parachute material. As a photographer in 30A, Florida, I love capturing these dresses on the beaches at sunrise or sunset.
How much does a flying dress photoshoot cost?
If you are planning to have a flying dress photo session in the 30A, Destin, or Panhandle of Florida you can plan on investing between $750-$1500 for your Flying Dress Photo session. This typically includes dress rental, digital downloads and beach permitting fees.
Where is the best place for a flying dress photoshoot?
30A Florida offers the most picturesque opportunities for a flying dress photo session if you are looking for a session on the beach. Destin, Panama City and some local garden areas offer unique backdrop settings for your parachute dress session.
How 'flying dress' photos became so popular on instagram.
It's difficult to pinpoint an exact reason why flying dress photo sessions became so popular on Instagram, but here are some possible factors:
1. The uniqueness and creativity of the concept: The idea of wearing a flowing dress and appearing to be floating in mid-air is visually stunning and imaginative. It's not something that you typically see in everyday life, so it draws the attention of viewers.
2. The influence of social media influencers: Many influencers and photographers on Instagram began sharing photos of these flying dress sessions, which likely helped to spread its popularity even further.
3. The aesthetic appeal: The photos themselves are often very visually appealing, with the combination of a beautiful dress, natural surroundings, and unique poses.
4. The advent of drone photography: With the increasing availability and affordability of drones, it has become easier to capture aerial shots that can enhance the overall aesthetic of the photos.
5. The potential for self-expression: Flying dress photo sessions offer a unique opportunity for individuals to express themselves in a creative and artistic way, which can be a powerful draw for those seeking to showcase their individuality on social media.