Family Photos

5 Tips For Surviving Your Next Family Photo Shoot

Scarlett Ballantyne | Posted 11.10.2015 | Canada Parents
Scarlett Ballantyne

We are a family who gets family photos done maybe once every two years. Getting my family of four -- plus the dog -- all coordinated for a photo shoot, takes a lot more energy. On many occasions, the timing just doesn't work, or I forget to book someone and then six months has passed.

Why Are These Families Naked?

Kristy Woudstra | Posted 04.30.2015 | Canada Parents

Not everyone wants a typical family photo when they have their portrait taken. Some like to dress alike (to show that they're all together?), others l...

22 Do's And Don't's Of Holiday Photography

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 12.20.2013 | Canada Living

With all the chaos of family dinners, opening presents and snow forts that's about to happen next week, it's not always easy to capture the moment. ...

Why I Never Want to Take the Perfect Picture

Lori Gard | Posted 03.02.2013 | Canada Living
Lori Gard

I am learning, slowly, but surely, that life is not about taking the perfect picture. It is about the big picture. And the smaller ones that define and describe who and what we are. Husband turned and said to me, after the snowman fell and we were rebuilding a second, "He's just like all of us. Falling apart and getting re-built bigger and better again."

How to Take Holiday Family Photos Like the Pros

Shannon Echlin | Posted 02.22.2012 | Canada Living
Shannon Echlin

At the risk of being too honest, I'll admit that after years as a child and baby photographer I still have days where I'm faced with a fussy baby or a family with three hyper boys and I'm not sure how I'll get through the photo session. But as long as you are having fun, you will get great pictures.