Home Family Portraits | Arlington, MA

Home Family Portraits | Arlington, MA

In-home family portrait sessions can be so much fun — and definitely also a little chaos is part of the deal as well.

“Awwwww!!!!!! You captured such chaotically sweet moments 🥰. Not to mention, you have some amazing skills working in a narrow, cramped, and shadowed house …. or we could just say “cozy” setting”

This was the response from M, mom of these cuties.  And honestly, her house is pretty normal for around here!   It’s absolutely all about finding the light and finding what makes the kiddos tick.  For these two, special treats were offered for some cooperation, but I also was able to just get them enthusiastically playing games together they love to play, and with just a little directions, that can lead to fantastic portraits.

Are you nervous about how your kids will handle a full portrait session?  I often get asked how to best prepare children to be photographed, so I’ve created a guide — you can find my favorite tips here in my Family Session Prep Guide.   Most of all, you as a parent know your children best, so you will have the best sense of what works for them — no two children are alike, so there’s no reason to think the exact same techniques work for them all.  Here are a few of my favorites from my time with these folks:

 

Home Family Portraits | Arlington, MA

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