Shichi-Go-San Photo Session Event

Capture special life moments while wearing Kimono


Please contact us with inquiries!

More Information:

The Photo Session fee is $400, and includes:

  • 45 minute studio session
  • Rental fee for 1 child’s Kimono set
  • Kimono dressing for 1 child
  • Family photos
  • Approximately 50 final digital images

*Please note that it will take about 90 minutes per session including the preparation time.

Additional services:

  • Hair styling & make up service for girls – $50,
  • hair styling for boys – $20
  • Additional child $100: 1 additional rental Kimono set, an additional 15 minute session and approximately 20 more digital images

For more details, please contact: [email protected]

ジャパン・ソサエティでは、七五三の撮影会を Burlingame で開催いたします。由緒ある呉服屋さんの長女でもあり子供撮影の経験豊富な Masami さんが、綺麗に丁寧にお子様の身丈にあった寸法に調節し、本格的な着付けコーディネートをいたします。また、撮影を担当するのは、Burlingame で有名なDawdy Photography です。ファミリー全員での撮影もオッケー。$350 からのスタートで、収益の一部はジャパンソサエテーへのドネーションとなります。




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Shichi-go-san means seven-five-three and represents the ages of the kids being celebrated as they reach certain milestones. It is from the Meiji Era (1868-1912) when parents brought their kimono-clad children—girls, ages three and seven; and boys, age three and five—to Shintō shrines and prayed for their children to have long and prosperous lives.

Today, this coming-of-age custom has evolved to encompass all children regardless of their age. Children can dress up in elegant kimono and zōri (sandals) and capture the day with a professional photograph at this traditional event.

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