5 Photoshoot Ideas Worth Stealing

chasejarvis_5photoshootideasRunning dry on ideas to push yourself and your photography portfolio? Here’s 5 ideas worth stealing. Perhaps one might catch your attention, or inspire to you do something similar. Or very very different.

1. Photograph one of your grandparents extensively. Might sound boring, but I assure you it will be profound. If you’re lucky enough that your grandparents are still with you, spend an entire day–or better, a week perhaps–photographing your grandma or grandpa. 1,000 images at least. Portraits, close ups of her eye, her hands. Fill the frame with her face. Photograph her in her home or wherever she lives, those places tend to be visually wonderful and strange at the same time. Amazing still life’s everywhere… You’ll connect with your grandma in a very deep way and you’ll have made some amazing photographs. And when he or she passes on, you’ll have the world’s best images to remember them by. Cost: $0.

2. Flood a space with an inch of water. Have a dancer perform, or some sports stuff, shoot from overhead. Capture an ethereal moment of where it looks like someone is performing on water. Shoot any, some, all of this from a tall ladder. Or flood a tennis court and shoot some crazy cool shots. Logistically this isn’t as tough as it sounds. You’ll need the right space, some visqueen and sandbags, and a good bit of water, but this could be a portfolio opener. Some really cool post production will take this shot to the moon. Think of the reflections and the depth. Estimated costs: under $500.

3. Get 5 friends to drive their cars onto the freeway at bumper-to-bumper rush hour traffic… Have your friends jockey their cars into position side by side. You’re waiting at the next freeway overpass with your camera. As your friends approach, the all stop for about 10 seconds in a line. The traffic in front of them continues to pull forward under your overpass. Start shooting. If you’re friends are as crazy as mine, have them hop out of their cars and pose for a couple of seconds while you grab the shot. Imagine the final images, 5 cars in a row with 1,000 cars lined up in the background. Estimated costs: $0. Unless of course

…you realize that you’re breaking the law and get caught, that you’re putting people at safety risk (moderate) and inconveniencing 1,000 people (although just for 10 seconds). Disclaimer: I’m not recommending this. If you do this one, you didn’t hear it from me. It’s illegal and dangerous. But I might get this image before you do ;)

4. Roadtrip with a twist.
Take a trip with 4 of your best friends out to the coast camping in the summertime, or the desert in the autumn. Tell them to bring interesting clothes and props. Whatever they can dig up. Seek the strange. Stop off at a thrift store and buy some strange stuff that will act as muses for you. Shoot at least 500 images…all the ‘off’ moments, not single posed image. And here’s the kicker. Do it with film. The oldest film you can find, expired Portra 400 color print film. And an old camera. A holga perhaps, or an old hasselblad (cheap rental). Or (gasp) a 35mm point and shoot. Get the negs scanned at the local lab when you get home. Price: Gas plus food plus $400 in film expenses. $40 in junk from the thrift store. You’ll get priceless moments of those people closest to you. And you’ll be experimenting all the while…

5. Find a huge trampoline on a perfectly blue-sky day. Get a couple models–friends, pros, whatever. Dress them up really interestingly…fashion, sports, whatever. Wait till just before sunset then hose them down–I mean soak them– and have them bounce on the trampoline, over and over, high into the deep blue sky. Photograph them from your position on the ground so they’re floating in a sea of blue. With some interesting post production and the rich light of sunset, it’ll seem like they’re underwater, but not. It’ll read very surreal.

So, obviously, whether or not these ideas are worth stealing is completely up to you. The real point is that I came up with these ideas in 5 minutes and you can too. You can do better in fact, because you know what you like to shoot. But perhaps even more important than what each of us does with any particular idea, is the underscoring f the notion that ideas aren’t meant to be hoarded, they’re meant to be shared. Create yourself as an idea machine. Appropriate ideas an put YOUR twist on them. After all, there are no original ideas, just variants on existing ones. Borrow ideas and give ideas away. Treat them like the fleeting and changing things that they are, and they will come back to you in hordes.

And btw, I recently used my dreams as the source for a photo shoot. Here’s the result..

116 Responses to 5 Photoshoot Ideas Worth Stealing

  1. Shelby White March 19, 2010 at 9:35 am #

    Ha! Loving the freeway car stop idea.

    • Gary January 19, 2013 at 9:28 am #

      Haha great ideas :)

    • Grouch July 13, 2014 at 10:09 am #

      I’m guessing anyone who loves this idea has never ridden in the back of an ambulance.

  2. William Beem March 19, 2010 at 9:36 am #

    All interesting, except #3. Why does art have to be so inconsiderate of others? That takes you down a notch, in my eyes.

    • Anonymous April 22, 2013 at 12:35 am #

      That. what makes,it,so, good.

    • Markus July 14, 2014 at 1:26 am #

      Ah c’mon cheer up mate! “Inconsiderate of others” for 10 seconds..
      I am sure everybody does a lot of things of that “caliber” every week and is not even aware of it.

  3. WelcomeToTheSky March 19, 2010 at 9:37 am #

    Nice freeway idea… By the way, I really think you're going to shoot this one before everyone: you got the money (I mean your agency) to do this :)

  4. Josh March 19, 2010 at 9:38 am #

    i want to plaster someone's face with fortunes from cookies and take a photograph of the fortunate mummy. any volunteers?

    • Brooklyn July 8, 2011 at 7:23 pm #

      I do :)

  5. Joshua March 19, 2010 at 9:39 am #

    My mind was just inundated with endless possibility and images. – For the moment, at least. What a great kick-start to my week of vacation!

  6. Rúben Neves March 19, 2010 at 9:39 am #

    Always pushing up for some new works… Tks again for the ideas! ;)

  7. Jenna March 19, 2010 at 9:40 am #

    ha! i love these all! i think the last one was my favorite. i may have to give them all a try. :)

  8. Rafael Ibáñez March 19, 2010 at 9:46 am #

    Great ideas Chase, tks!

  9. Watson March 19, 2010 at 9:52 am #

    #3 (Roadtrip) is a little played out, but the #2 (Tennis courts) idea is solid.

    Hope to see Stealourideas again. Fun reads.

    I don't think any of these would cost too much money if you played your cards right.

  10. michalgarcia.com March 19, 2010 at 10:13 am #

    Dig it! Now who owns a trampoline in Hong Kong…?

  11. Daf March 19, 2010 at 10:14 am #

    Soooo want to photograph an old wrinkley man in B&W; with dramatic lighting – you know the fisherman type picture. But alas both grandfathers died early on.
    Anybody lend me their grandfather ?

    • oldschoolphotographer December 29, 2011 at 7:54 am #

      Go to a senior home…meet someone…spend time with them…they if enjoy the company and you get your photos..

  12. Daf March 19, 2010 at 10:18 am #

    Ree Freeway one…

    "Yes Officer, I know it's wrong"
    "No officer – it's not my fault."
    "Chase MADE me do it! It's all his fault"


  13. Jeff March 19, 2010 at 10:28 am #

    Thanks for some thought provokers… first thing on agenda, find some friends :)

  14. Barrett March 19, 2010 at 10:54 am #

    Chase, you've done it again… stirred up some thoughts in my noggin. Thanks for sharing these.

    Several sound just great!

  15. stephmoorephoto March 19, 2010 at 10:57 am #

    These are great ideas. I'm driving across the country with my mother in a week and I plan on photographing her the whole time. It should be an interesting trip.

    • Anonymous May 8, 2012 at 10:02 am #

      yes it will

  16. jayanth March 19, 2010 at 11:00 am #

    yessss! i did shoot my gdad with bw film and it was pretty kickass. best shot of mine till date.

  17. Sue March 19, 2010 at 11:03 am #

    haha! Great ideas! Although I still have nightmares of my kids flying into the pine trees as they jumped the trampoline as crazy teens. : )

  18. ArenaCreative.com March 19, 2010 at 11:03 am #

    Chinese fire drill on the highway!! Been there… done that… on the GWB too! LOL in a row of Toyota Supras coming back from the Englishtown NJ meet. So wish I thought to shoot it.

  19. Sue March 19, 2010 at 11:03 am #

    haha! Great ideas! Although I still have nightmares of my kids flying into the pine trees as they jumped the trampoline as crazy teens. : )

  20. Glyn Dewis March 19, 2010 at 11:07 am #

    Some great ideas here Chase; thanks for sharing.
    The Freeway (Motorway) one wouldn't be a problem at any time of day here in the UK if using the M25. Rumour has it they've removed all the speed cameras and replaced them with artists to draw the cars as traffic is that bad :o)


  21. Scott MacKenzie March 19, 2010 at 11:09 am #

    Love the Water Ideas!
    This is Now Officially a Good Day!

  22. jonny March 19, 2010 at 11:12 am #

    I've always wanted to take a friend, strap a seamless backdrop stand to their back along with a speedlight and small softbox or umbrella, and then follow them all over downtown getting people to get their picture taken in the portable studio. Would be a total blast, and probably end up being good marketing in the end too. You never know who's picture you'll end up taking.

    Feel free to steal this idea :)

    • Krula March 11, 2014 at 10:30 pm #

      Haha, I’ve been doing this in London for over two years now :)
      Please check my website for this project:

  23. photokp1 March 19, 2010 at 11:25 am #

    A friend and I talked about something similar to #5 a few weeks ago. Add tubing on Big Reed Island Ck when the water warms up.

  24. Phong March 19, 2010 at 11:27 am #

    :) Awesome. Definitely worth stealing.

  25. adamstevensphotography March 19, 2010 at 11:29 am #

    I'm already scheduled for #1 on Sunday. She's turning 90. It's gonna be epic.

  26. Noah Fallis March 19, 2010 at 11:32 am #

    Love the Grandparent thing. Tested it out on my Grandma last year:


    It had a profound effect on my family. Now I'm trying to shoot one a week. HIghly recommend doing this one…

  27. tyron March 19, 2010 at 11:35 am #

    number 3 is a cool idea.

  28. Steven March 19, 2010 at 12:03 pm #

    Steal some ideas, sure – but don't do exactly the same thing as someone else and end up on this site:


  29. Cory March 19, 2010 at 12:17 pm #

    I think I'm going to see if my grandma would be up for jumping on a trampoline in thrift store clothes soaking wet next to the freeway at evening rush rour after a rain storm while I photograph her from a 20 foot ladder with an old view camera. She just might go for it.

  30. Chris Delaney March 19, 2010 at 12:18 pm #

    #3 was done by GA State students a while back to demonstrate that the speed limit on I-285 needs to be increased. http://bit.ly/aLH0N3

  31. Michael March 19, 2010 at 1:16 pm #

    Shooting from underneath a trampoline (making sure your head won't get stomped of course) makes for some interesting shots too.


    Not my original idea…stole it from someone else.

  32. Anonymous March 19, 2010 at 1:34 pm #

    Great idea, so the community should build on it. This year I decided, not unlike another CJ project, to try and shoot as many interesting people doing interesting things in the city I live in. Whether it is the B-Boy Crew who busks under the bridge after the fire works or the members of the 100+ year old rugby club does not matter as long as I find them interesting.

    Anyone else have some ideas? And Cory, if you get that shot, I will buy it!

  33. Anonymous March 19, 2010 at 1:54 pm #

    Oh the places your can go with photography… Thanks for the inspiration Chase!

  34. jason March 19, 2010 at 3:31 pm #

    I effin love these ideas! The wheels they are a spinin!

  35. karl Bratby March 19, 2010 at 3:48 pm #

    No'3 my fave…

  36. Anonymous March 19, 2010 at 6:35 pm #

    Great advice Chase – it's easy to get lazy when normal stuff is taking precedent on your day to day carry on and passion. Thanks for that – you have inspired a good kick of motivation and put the camera back into my hands – peace ! Dave from Ireland http://www.loadednikon.com

    btw Im very happy with my Google status also. Type loaded nikon and you will find me on the front page number 4 from the top – chuffed !!

  37. Eric Doggett March 19, 2010 at 8:02 pm #

    I **love** doing trampoline shots!


  38. ice March 20, 2010 at 4:48 am #

    Freeway stop. Really? I'm with previous poster, "why does art have to be rude?" Imagine you're stuck behind this train wreck of an idea and late for a job, interview, etc. Imagine there's an ambulance with a sick or dying patient stuck behind this freak show. Not cool.

  39. Anonymous March 20, 2010 at 6:48 am #

    Does anyone know where you can rent old Hasselblads?

  40. jr cline March 20, 2010 at 6:56 am #

    These ideas got my creative neurons fired up.

  41. Fan March 20, 2010 at 9:39 am #

    The freeway one causes much more than 10 seconds of inconvenience due to 'traffic jam physics'. Regardless, 10 seconds x 1000 people is almost 3 hours you've stolen for your gain.

    Other ideas are great and appreciated though

  42. Sangeeth March 20, 2010 at 10:09 am #

    Wonderful ideas and so interesting.
    Thanks for sharing.


  43. torstenwinkler March 20, 2010 at 11:43 am #

    usually i like most of your posts. this one is lame. i hope there are no readers here who really need this sort of "inspiration".

    but most of all i think the freeway-shoot is one of your weakest moments. maybe in seattle you get a cheer from the bleachers for that – here in central europe you play with the lifes of other people. there is enough danger on the roads already.
    so you're risking other peoples lifes, their time (and money), pissing most of them of … are you really that kind of person, that doesn't give a damn about the people around you? where i'm from most teenagers are more grown up (in a good way) than that.

    if your risking your life, health, time or good mood and that of willing participants – knock yourself out. but think your 5min-ideas a little bit more through.

  44. Mer Phillips March 20, 2010 at 12:21 pm #

    i dig the trampoline idea! thanks!

  45. Chase Jarvis March 20, 2010 at 1:19 pm #

    @anon: you can rent old hassies at almost any pro camera shop… for cheap.

  46. Darrell March 20, 2010 at 1:19 pm #

    As a coroner investigator I hate the traffic idea, but as a photographer, oh man, I am loving it! Totally easy to pull off in massively congested 101 in Marin County! Clinton held up an airport for a haircut and a radio DJ did the same on the Golden Gate Bridge – but then again, that DJ was tossed out of California after that. Hmmm.

  47. Hawkman March 20, 2010 at 3:54 pm #

    Good ones, but why not 6 and 7: Seamless white paper against a (shadowed) wall downtown (like Clay Enos did a while back), or the school\local sports team? Those guys\girls always want some decent mugshots, and you can have a fair amount of guinea-… MODELS to use.

  48. Anonymous March 20, 2010 at 5:29 pm #

    Sorry to be a bother, but I cannot seem to find a shop that has old Hasselblad cameras cheap. Do you mind finding a shop for me?

  49. Dan March 20, 2010 at 8:20 pm #

    The highway shoot is foolish. What if there is an accident because of this and someone is hurt, seriously hurt or killed? And seconds count when someone is trying to get to the hospital, whether in an ambulance or a car. Not cool.

  50. Jason March 20, 2010 at 9:19 pm #

    I love the grandparents one. I did that a few years ago with my Grandfather. It didn't seem like muc at the time but when he past away, spend that time with him and having those shots meant a great deal to myself and my family.

    The rest of the ideas are fantastic too!! great ideas!!

  51. Kitty March 20, 2010 at 10:25 pm #

    I'm going to be a Grandma this summer and would love to be a model for my Grandchild someday. I took pics of 37 nursing home residents for Help-Portrait, one was 100. Some of them were really into it. And they got to keep their pics.

    I must confess that in college, many moons ago, on a hot, humid TX night, we flooded the dorm hallway from a plugged water fountain and went slip and sliding. Not sure if anyone took photos but it was a blast.
    And no one got suspended that time! ;)

  52. joshi daniel March 20, 2010 at 10:26 pm #

    loved it!

  53. Mike Yip March 20, 2010 at 10:37 pm #

    very interesting ideas.

    tried taking photos of my grandma but got scolded instead. LOL

    the highway idea is fantastic but it's dangerous if you have some idiots racing a long and didn't realize the traffic has stopped.

  54. Chaz Boyd March 21, 2010 at 12:27 am #

    who is going to a job interview @ 5pm? im so shooting the freeway idea.

  55. Robert Grubba March 21, 2010 at 2:52 am #

    Thanks for cool ideas! Some of them seems really worth stealing (all of them, but some are easier to organize). The link at the end is also cool. Thanks for sharing it!

  56. Adam Coppola March 21, 2010 at 8:27 am #


    Love the Ideas. I always struggle with trying to decide to bring my camera gear and photograph during the fun outdoor things that my friends and I do. Like snowboarding… I know I can't snowboard as hard if I've got 10lbs, or better put 10Grand, in my hand and backpack…. huge dilemma I always face.

    The pic above is amazing, but I would love to see the focus spot on the sunglass shade and hair right around the sunglasses.

    Love your work, and love following the blog.

    Thanks for continuing to inspire my photography


  57. pamckes March 21, 2010 at 9:28 am #

    love all the ideas!
    always in for something new!
    Photographing the Grandparents, something we all need to do! its a must!
    BTW, love the pic of the beauty in the car….. yet again how can i not!!! she's my lovely Daughter!

  58. pamckes March 21, 2010 at 9:29 am #

    great ideas!!! would love to try the water one w my boys on skateboards this Summer!
    BTW, LOVE the pic of the young beauty in the car…… how can i not, she's my lovely daughter!!!!!

  59. Anonymous March 21, 2010 at 4:34 pm #

    #3 is stealing a whole lot of time from a lot of people. Say it works out to be a minute stolen from 10,000 people, which could easily happen.* That is seven *days* of other people's lives that you have just destroyed.

    *Nobody can get out of their car, let you take a photo, get back in, and start driving, in ten seconds. Also, traffic jams accumulate in a ripple going backward, so a ten second delay at the start could become much larger down the road.

  60. kids games March 21, 2010 at 11:53 pm #

    Great tips! Thanks

  61. Tom March 22, 2010 at 7:33 am #

    That was a great post, thanks. Awesome ideas.

  62. RichMeade March 22, 2010 at 11:14 am #

    Awesome Ideas Chase!

    a few years back a group of kids pulled a similar highway concept here in Atlanta and made a video of it.


    (3:45) is where you really see the effect, but before that they show you some of the dumb shit people will do in traffic.

  63. Chase Jarvis March 22, 2010 at 12:18 pm #

    friends. totally vibe you on not wasting others' time on the car one….

    but that's not intended to be the REAL focus of this post. this post is about bringing ideas forward and realizing them and making them and giving them away.

    i'm glad you shared your opinion about my ideas. no come back at me with some others!

  64. Aimee Greeblemonkey March 23, 2010 at 7:29 am #

    100% agree with grandparents. Or any family member, really. My aunt nearly died in a very bizarre, out of the blue way – but she pulled through – and you can bet the next time I saw her we had one hell of a photo shoot.

  65. Nez March 24, 2010 at 7:03 am #

    wow.. these are interesting.. especially no 1.. love it!!

  66. Strobox March 24, 2010 at 11:00 am #

    I loved the car idea and would love to see if anyone has actually done it.

    Another idea to add is smoke. It's easy to get a hold of smoke machine and you can make photos in any environment look so much cooler with smoke – thick or thin.

  67. Danny Santos March 25, 2010 at 1:09 am #

    Chase, you're idea #1 just inspired me to do exactly the same thing to my parents. I see them rarely coz I work overseas, but I'll be doing exactly that next time I visit this christmas. Thank you so much for the inspiration!

  68. Philip March 31, 2010 at 12:16 pm #

    I actually recall someone doing the car idea but not for a photo shoot. It was to demonstrate the the speed limit was unnecessarily low. A group of cars drove side by side at the speed limit and caused all the cars behind them to follow the speed limits. Eventually other cars would break the law just to get ahead of them.

  69. StephenEastwood April 4, 2010 at 8:48 pm #

    Loving the freeway car stop idea. I may bring a model or two to hop on the cars though.


  70. Barrosinc April 5, 2010 at 10:24 am #

    I went out and shot my granfather.

    He is my role model!!


    I recomend you all go and do this! it is great!

  71. Sean Hagwell April 6, 2010 at 7:51 pm #

    I stole from @chasejarvis. http://bit.ly/bpJt59

  72. JPayne November 19, 2010 at 2:59 am #

    Some great ideas. Like the sound of the trampoline one. Might have to give that a go!

  73. Ralf December 4, 2010 at 2:39 pm #

    talking TOO much
    make images!

  74. Emma Ellis Photography February 1, 2011 at 10:45 am #

    Haha, love these ideas! Especially the wet ones. And the freeway one… I just love them all, basically!

  75. Sara Smets February 10, 2011 at 11:30 pm #

    Thnx for the beautiful ideas, it’s the energy in it that makes you wanna move, pick your camera and do the stuff you like, all that sharing and doing with friends and you will create unforgetable moments …

  76. James February 21, 2011 at 11:35 am #

    Interesting ideas. While I do not agree with the technique of the traffic scenario, it is a great example of how mundane situations can be transformed into extraordinary ones!

  77. Political News Blog And Social Network March 14, 2011 at 9:53 pm #

    All great ideas. Thanks for sharing. I used similar techniques early on in learning photography by choosing friends to photograph in depth at different settings. It was definitely a great learning experience, and above all very comfortable.

  78. Santa Cruz Califronia Therapy March 14, 2011 at 9:56 pm #

    Thanks for the great write up.

  79. Michael & Dawn Mitchell April 13, 2011 at 10:47 am #

    Some very good photographic suggestions and ideas Chase! I will try to photograph around Indiana and get some of those great shots.

  80. Photo Shoot Ideas July 13, 2011 at 3:39 pm #

    You have a great eye and a very interesting perspective. Thank you for motivating me to be be a better shooter!

  81. Anonymous July 21, 2011 at 1:04 pm #

    I love them!! seriously girl im liking ur brainstorms!!!

  82. Structured Settlement ~ Where To Sell July 31, 2011 at 5:58 am #

    Great piece. Thanks for sharing. As a photographer myself I appreciate the photo ideas.

  83. YRaj October 13, 2011 at 1:23 pm #

    You just unleashed my creativity….thank you so much…it’s called pushing the envelope and thinking out of the box…thank you.

  84. Farrah December 14, 2011 at 8:38 am #

    ‘ I think she is very pretty tat is a very nice photo shot picture but what i dont understand is were is the other four?

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  87. Mpho Zitha March 16, 2013 at 7:15 am #

    Good ideas,keep it up

  88. R David Marks April 21, 2013 at 2:09 pm #

    Number 3 is Irresponsible, dangerous, inconsiderate…..plain and simple….NOT A GOOD IDEA

  89. MonicaBerry April 21, 2013 at 2:37 pm #

    I wonder if with #3 you were (subconsciously?) thinking of something that was already done, not as a photo op, but to prove that the speed limit in a particular area was unrealistic, completely disregarded & unenforced. A group of people drove their cars parallel to each other in the lanes of the highway going exactly the speed limit & a similar image appeared. Tons of traffic was backed up & it was totally clear ahead of them… and they didn’t do anything illegal.
    Sorry if someone else already pointed this out, way too many comments for me to sift through! ;)

  90. MajRon April 21, 2013 at 3:57 pm #

    No 3 is stupid – really stupid and potentially dangerous.

  91. MC April 21, 2013 at 8:20 pm #

    “dozens killed in freeway pileup”… you do know how many people texting and calling will just slam into stopped cars on the freeway? If someone needs ideas like these to get out and shoot, maybe they should put their cameras on eBay.

  92. ken July 30, 2013 at 8:09 am #

    For (1), do the same w/ your parents. Mine died when I was young, so you don’t appreciate them not being there unless they aren’t :-P

    For (3), I’d echo what others said. Causing a traffic jam for one stupid photo is a dumb inconsiderate self-centered jerk of an idea. Sorry Chase. If you don’t realize this by now, you should really look hard at it and put yourself in the shoes of people this messes up…and ask yourself why you thought of this in the first place :-P

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  95. Avraham March 12, 2014 at 6:46 am #

    #1 hits home with me, I just lost my grandmother last week, and most of the time she was my subject to test my lighting, now I have many many images of her smiling and making silly faces, do take images or your grandparents and your parents because you just never know, you dont want your last photo of them to be 2 years ago at some party!


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    LOVE the water concept. I’ve conducted water tango shots before, but never considered doing them from above. Thanks!

  98. edin July 13, 2014 at 11:39 am #

    You rock!!! I like the mini road trip with a twist :)

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    Perhaps Chase could take a nap on some railroad tracks with a video camera running, then come back here with an update.

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