Santa’s Going Contactless

Santa is committed to spreading cheer, not germs, so the beloved tradition of sitting on Santa’s knee will be put on hold this year, as he’s asking everyone to keep a social distance of 6 feet. With a few photography tricks and creative alternatives, your family can still capture special memories chatting with Santa and go home with a great photograph. Check out some examples below of COVID-safe poses!

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"We loved our visit with Santa. Patrick was and is amazed that Santa read him a story. Please thank Santa for the time he took with our boy. It created a special memory that we will treasure. I appreciate the photographer taking photos from different angles and changing props. It felt like a real studio visit and not a mall Santa visit (Does that make sense?) We usually go to Missoula--it's closer to Deer Lodge--but we liked our experience so much, Bozeman will be our new Santa destination. Thank you, too, for the digital photo of Santa reading to Patrick. I adore the photos that were taken of Patrick and look forward to receiving our prints soon! It didn't even feel like a contactless visit. We knew it was, but we never mentioned it to Patrick, and he didn't notice. I like that we were able to bring our own props and have them included...and that Santa was there and not behind Plexiglas or Photoshopped in later. "

-Cathy H.

Photography by the elves at Winslow Studio

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