As a professional photographer, one of the biggest hurdles I face is being able to be in photos with my whole family. This problem runs so common in families where one person takes most of the photos. Today I'm hoping to offer some of my best tips for how to take self portraits so that you can be in photos with your family too!
With the holidays approaching, most people start to plan their holiday photos around early November, sometimes October. For my line of work, that is my busiest time of year, and photographers are notorious for putting off getting their own photos done. I'd imagine it like a handyman's house is never complete, or an interior designer who constantly changes up their space.
You don't need a lot of equipment to take your own photos, and you can even get by without anything special, but the following can be super helpful:
- One capable of using a self-timer or remote. If you need help, you can read my...