How to sell first communion photography on the Internet?


26 Apr 2022

When selling first communion photography on your website, it is important that you offer your customers all kinds of options and facilities. The idea is that you get a wider reach in your communion campaigns and a wider profit.

Therefore, learning how to sell first communion photography on the Internet is going to be the key to successfully close the 2022 communion season.

Today we want to show you all the options that you can use in your online business so that your clients who hire you for a communion report, expand their purchases without having to “sell” the products directly in your studio.


“Learn how to sell first communion photography on your website and make the most of this spring campaign”.

Do you want to sell first communion photography?

It is clear that to sell first communion photography you first have to offer your clients a professional, innovative and fresh reportage. But once you have managed to close your first communion sessions, the real profit will be in the extra products that you can sell to parents and relatives.


In Arcadina, you will be able to find all the business solutions that will allow you to:

  • On the one hand. Get a large number of communion budgets, thanks to your website where you can show your sessions and the blog that will help you to attract clients.

  • And on the other hand. To make each first communion report even more profitable by offering clients a series of products that they will be able to purchase directly from your website.

Communion photos 2022

When planning first communion photos, it is important that you take a number of considerations into account, for example:

  • Plan your pre-communion sessions in the studio ahead of time.
  • Organise outdoor pre-communion photo shoots in accordance with this type of session.
  • It offers the possibility of covering the day of the celebration of the first communion.
  • Etc.

In the following article we explain how you can plan this type of temporary sessions in more detail.

>> How to take the best communion photos? 3+1 tips for 2022

And if you want to know all the keys to plan the next first communion campaigns, keep the following article handy.

>> How to plan your communion campaign 2022? Here are 5 infallible tips

Learn how to sell first communion photography with Arcadina

As we said at the beginning of this post, once you have managed to close the budgets for the pre-communion sessions, you can still make a profit from these reports if you know how to sell first communion photography through a series of very attractive extra services.

Without having to meet in the studio, you can offer your customers a range of options through your website that will allow them to place their own orders, conveniently from home.

  • Take advantage of the private customer area to create galleries where parents can interact with their images (view, select, buy, download, etc.).

  • Inform them that they can request the printing of the most beautiful photographs of their sessions in professional formats (Arcadina Labs) ideal for decorating their homes.

  • We have an online shop that is always open so that latecomers can buy their communion sessions at the last minute.

Customer galleries: effortlessly increase your orders


In the private customer area you will be able to create different types of albums or with multiple options. We are going to give you an example.

Let’s imagine that a client enters his private area to view the photos of his daughter’s communion session to choose the 10 photographs that are included in his contracted pack.

When he sees the 40 images you have uploaded, he will almost certainly want to choose more pictures. And if you also give him the option of:

  • Buy copies for the family.
  • Select more photographs in digital format.
  • Choose some images to print out.
  • Etc.

Your first communion session will have been more than profitable.

>> Now you can combine sale, selection and/or free download in one photo album

And with the quick purchase option that will appear next to the shopping cart in the customer area (and the online shop), your customers will be able to select many more photos with a single click on each image. Thanks to this new feature, you will notice an increase in the number of products in each order 😉.

>> New! Now available the quick purchase of photos in the same format

Arcadina Labs: professional prints for unique photographs


Who hasn’t had their parents’ or grandparents’ first communion photo in a privileged place in the living room? We could say that practically all of us have that memory.

Arcadina Labs products are perfect for taking this beautiful tradition a step further. Because in all first communion reports, there will always be certain photographs that, as soon as the family sees them, they will want to put them in a special place in their homes.

Now, with all the Arcadina Labs formats, you can offer your clients the printing of those precious photographs in more modern, durable and up-to-date formats.

So that the first communion souvenir of your children and grandchildren can be displayed on methacrylate, canvas or even printed on wood in the most special corners of your home.

>> 10+1 questions that photographers ask about Arcadina Labs

Online shop: for last-minute customers


Giving your visitors the possibility to buy a photo session of this kind at any time will allow you to always leave the door of your digital business open to new customers.

Both for the latecomers who have not yet booked their children’s communion session for the 2022 season, and for the more proactive ones who are already looking for a communion photographer for the next 2023 campaign. If you always have this service available in your online shop, you will be able to close many more budgets than your competitors.

>> Selling photographic services on the Internet: all the keys here

In the following article we explain in more detail many more actions you can do on your website to sell first communion photography.

>> The best first communion photographers’ websites

Start selling first communion photography on your Arcadina website

Selling first communion photography through your online business can be very easy if you know how to exploit all the options we give you in Arcadina.

  • Explain your services clearly on your website.
  • Engage your audience through blogging.
  • Offer a more exclusive and practical service in your customer area.
  • Provide your customers with photographic prints that will surprise them like the ones you will find at Arcadina Labs.
  • And always keep the door to your online business open thanks to your online shop.

On this occasion we are going to share with you the opinion and experience of the children’s and communion photographer who directs Mile Foto de Familia. Here we leave you with his words.

>> Mile Family Photography talks about Arcadina

Today we’d like to end with a question: Are your strategies for selling first communion photography this year working for you? We’d love to hear how you get on in the comments.


Arcadina goes with you

Creativity goes with you, offering you the best service goes with us

Fulfil your dreams and develop your professional career with us. We offer you to create a photography website for free for 14 days so that you can try our platform without any commitment of permanence.

Arcadina is much more than a website, it is business solutions for photographers.

If you have any queries, our Customer Service Team is always ready to help you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We listen to you.

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