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Family Photography Inspiration – Posing with Babies

Posing with babies can be a daunting task for the family photographer. Most posing guides will tell you to direct kids to sit here, stand there, walk over here, run towards that … but what do you do when your littlest clients are babies that are still non-mobile? We’ve assembled some photo inspiration for you […]

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Joyful Connection in Family Photographs

We’ve come a long way from those stiff family portraits with fake smiles – modern photographers pride themselves on showcasing a family’s special connection in family photographs. Every year, we assign a central theme to our Family Retreat; an overarching idea that students can keep in mind when going out to practice what they have […]

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20 Photos of Dads Being Awesome

dad hugging child

We asked our students from the Family Retreat to show us their favourite photos of dads being their amazing selves, and we were flooded with submissions! We were doubly proud – firstly because there is obviously so much photographic evidence of just how awesome dads are, and secondly, because these were all images captured after […]

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Getting Started with Family Photography

getting started with family photography

When you are just getting started with family photography, it is important to visualize the entire process from start to finish – each aspect has the power to make or break the overall outcome. Maybe you’re an experienced newborn photographer whose clients now grow up and want family photos. Or maybe you’re brand new to […]

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Family Photography: Sibling Poses

Getting the small humans together for a photo may feel like herding cats, but there are several strategies you can use depending on their ages. Here is some inspiration! A good ol’ sitting pose is a great place to start for any age. You don’t have to do much posing other than trying to get […]

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