Capturing a natural smile should be easy, but it’s often one of the most difficult tasks asked of a photographer. For whatever reason, people (children and adults alike) tend to grimace or give a forced expression when asked to smile for the camera. We won’t get into the how or why this happens, but today we will offer a few do’s and don’ts for capturing a natural smile from children.
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If you’re anything like us, one of the biggest reasons we got into photography was so that we could capture beautiful candid moments of our children. Sure, it’s nice to have portrait quality images hanging on the wall. And, we’re not above hiring a professional in the fall for our annual family Christmas card shot, but it’s those everyday moments that preserve our finest memories. It’s those candid moments of our little families that will allow us to step back in times years from now and remember all of those precious memories.
With that in mind, today we’re going to discuss some easy ways to capture candid moments of your kids.
There are certain moments in our children’s everyday that we might overlook when it comes to photographing them. It’s easy to pull out the camera for the big events or special milestones, but what about those precious daily moments?
Here are five sweet and simple moments in your child’s day that deserve a little extra attention with your camera just this once. We take you from sunrise to sunset for a look at your child’s full day in five touching photos.