It seems like this time of year, we are all thinking about getting portraits of our family, to give the gift of ourselves to everyone at Christmas. This is the time photographers get a chance to pose the group of families. YIKES ! Now how do you pose families? Groups of people? Well, this article written by Linnae Harris goes into great detail of how you pose families, and get the right picture of a group of people. It is the best article I have seen and makes me think I should share this with you... right:
7 TIPS FOR POSING FAMILY PORTRAITS:
Posing families and groups is one of the more intimidating feats for photographers. Working with several people of different heights and ages is certainly a challenge, but following a few posing guidelines makes the job a bit simpler.
September 2012 Family Photos” captured by Kate NG Sommers
1. Family portraits are largely about capturing relationships and interaction, and that’s pretty tough to capture when everyone is far away from each other, so the first thing I do is get everyone to squish together.
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