During Parents' Weekend we will be available at two times:

1) At the Mexican Monument right after meal formation when the plebes are dismissed.

2) After the Parade

2) Sunday, after chapel services at the Mexican Monument.


You do not need to sign up for a time. We will be there. You will know me because I will be wearing a gold cap with the word THORNTON in blue letters on it.

You do need to sign up for the Parents' Weekend family photograph as availability is limited.


Q: What photographs will you take?

A: One of your family and then if time others, including Plebe by himself.

Q: How long will it take?

A: About 5 minutes.

Q: How will I see the proofs?

A: They will be on our website a few days after Parents' Weekend and will be available for 30 days. They can be found

Client>>First letter of Plebe's last name>>Plebe's Last name

EXAMPLE: For my son/daughter, you would go to:


Q: What clothes should I wear?

A: This is your choice. This is an informal portrait we do sto make it easy for you to get a good photograph easily. If you are concerned about clothes the best time would be Sunday morning before or after Chapel services.

Q: What times will you be available?

A: At this point, during the following:

  • After the parade for about an hour
  • After your son/daughter is dismissed for the afternoon. He/she will meet you along Stribling Walk.
  • During Sunday morning

Q: Do I need to schedule a specific time?

A: No we will be at the Mexican Monument at the designated times and days. It is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please look for me. I will be wearing a gold cap with my name Thornton on the front brim. I look like this. I will have a NIKON camera.



If you have any questions, please contact me.

Larry Thornton CELL   443-699-3000


Thornton Studios . . . since 1969