The holidays are a time when families get together to catch up, eat good food, celebrate what they’re thankful for, exchange presents and much more.
A lot of great memories can be made around the holidays, which you usually want to capture in photo or video form.
Of course, if you want good photos that you can treasure forever, you can’t just whip out your smartphone and start tapping away. You might end up with some keepers, but you want to trust in more than luck.
Pros who capture weddings, graduations and other family events have a saying: Great photography is 90 percent preparation and 10 percent inspiration. A little preparation will pay off with a holiday album you’ll be proud of that will preserve this year’s memories for a long time to come.
We’re going to walk you through what you need to do to be ready. If you’re new to photography, there are many cool tricks we’ll share that will make your photos look professional.