Documentary Family Photography
Why You’ll Love Your Family Documentary Photos
- Genuine emotions & candid moments
- Live your life while I photograph your day
- Remember the small moments as they are
- No need for coordinating outfits or forced smiles
- Messy rooms make for great pictures, too!
Documentary family photos are perfect for printing and framing on your wall. You’ll have real art made from the love and life of your family to display throughout your home.
What to Expect During Your Session
When it comes to documentary photography, there is no posing or creating moments. I observe the family’s interactions and capture the energy of the room. I’ll blend into the environment until the family feels comfortable or forgets I’m documenting their everyday life. There are no additional lights, backgrounds, or props. Rather than adjusting lighting or moving objects, I’ll change position to get a shot. Editing is minimal and usually just involves adjusting lights and shadows.
This Port Orchard documentary family photo session with the S Family could not have been more perfect! I can already hear the stories being told around their photo album for years to come: This is the garden where we grew peas, tomatoes, and strawberries. We had to...
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