We often click pictures to have memories of that moment, isn’t it? So, take a look at the previous holiday vacation pictures that you must have clicked. Do they urge the same feelings within you when you were there at that time? Does it remind you of the exact moment? If yes, then that is amazing. And if not then, no worries, there’s always a next time for a family vacation.
Now the question that arises is, do you want to get better at clicking pictures of your family so that they aren’t blurry or not clicked properly? There’s always a myth that you need the best camera to get the best shot. Who said? You can click a better picture if you know how to take it, even from a mere IPhone or an android that may not even be in trend nowadays.
Here’s our expert advice of a few points that you can keep in mind while taking amazing pictures of your family.
1. COMPOSE A SHOT
Family vacations are the perfect time to chill, but you know it’s difficult to compose a proper picture and capture those moments that you’d like to cherish forever. They’re like personal souvenirs of your trip, so why not try to get the right angle.
Tip: While taking photos try to use a certain frame like windows, trees) to add an interesting element to your family picture.
2. CARRY YOUR CAMERA ALL THE TIME
What’s a picture without a camera? Not possible right? Among the worst parts of any trip is regretting a moment of not being able to capture it. Family holidays create an opportunity for spontaneous moments that you wouldn’t want to miss, and obviously every moment counts.
That is why, keep your camera with you at all times because you never know when you might end up needing it. Thanks to cellphones nowadays, to save our memories.
3. CHOOSE FUN AND CREATIVE POSES
Ditch the typical family poses of holding each other from the shoulders and standing as if you’re asked to stand stiff. Break this and go for some creative candid shots. Let the kids be playful and you could always imitate them.
4. CAPTURE THE SILENT MOMENTS
While capturing the creative and funny moments is absolute craziness, do not miss out on the quite moments that are captivating. Moments like your children sleeping in your arms or your travel partner sipping on a hot cup of coffee. Precious moments!
5. GET EVERYONE INTO ONE
Who likes being excluded off a family picture on a vacation? Make sure you get everyone in the picture and nobody misses out. With the advance technology now we have something known as a selfie stick, so use it wisely and be included in the picture while click a picture.
6. FOCUS ON FACES
Sometimes, we are so busy taking photos of beautiful landscapes that we forget what really matters – OUR FAMILY.
Instead of clicking a picture of a Mickey Mouse at Disney Land, capture the reaction of your child when he/she sees him. Click pictures while you focus on the faces of your child so that you can treasure them in your memory box and show them when they grow up.
The tips mentioned above aren’t technical. They’ve just been made to help you take better pictures. As you make your way back from your vacation, think of ways to preserve those family photos.