9 location ideas for unique graduation photos in Birmingham

You can find some great backgrounds in unexpected places. Photo via Chaise Sanders for BhamNow.

It’s graduation season and that means one thing: a knockout graduation photoshoot. Grab that cap and gown for some much deserved time in the spotlight. It’ll be a permanent fixture on your family’s fridge so better make it good. Here are 9 places around Birmingham for stellar grad photos.

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What 7 Birmingham area high schools are doing for graduation

Waving goodbye to senior year like. đź‘‹ Photo via @hannah.katherine on Instagram

Even though things look a little different for the class of 2020, they still deserve to be celebrated, and many schools are keeping their commencement ceremonies on the calendar. Some local schools including Thompson and Vestavia have already held their graduation ceremonies. Here’s what seven other Birmingham area schools have planned for graduation.

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Local gifts for the graduates in your life

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Congrats to the Class of 2020. Photo via @exploreuab on Instagram.

Graduation’s right around the corner for the Class of 2020 and that means celebrations and gifts—lots of them! Your soon-to-be graduate has reached a major milestone and although this semester may have been unconventional, it’s time to give them a big congrats. Here are some local gift ideas for the graduate in your life.

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Meet Birmingham’s COVID-19 graduates—how they’re celebrating under self-quarantine

With graduation postponed or canceled altogether, Birmingham graduates are finding creative ways to celebrate. Photo via Bryce Varner.

Trading your cap and gown for a mask and hand sanitizer probably isn’t how graduating seniors thought their year would end. COVID-19 threw the mother of all wrenches into celebratory plans from weddings and birthdays to the milestone that is graduating from college or high school. Take a look at how Birmingham seniors are moving forward during the situation.

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