I get a lot of clients who need a little help with ideas for their family or engagement photoshoot. Don’t worry, I have all sorts of ideas for you and am happy to help you brainstorm even more. Here is a list of some ideas you could consider, followed by some questions to help you come up with more.

 


At Home
Hanging out at home
Dinner
Bath
Bedtime routine
Morning routine
Make Your Own Peanut Butter and Jelly
Baking
Breakfast/pancakes
Bubbles
Kites
Books
Picnic
Sack Races
Egg Toss
Tug of War
Capture the Flag
Pinwheels
Hula Hoop
Jump Rope
Water Guns
Water Balloons
Inflatable Balloons
Face Paint
Finger Paint
Sidewalk Chalk
Silly String
Bikes
Walk
Cake eating
 

Outings
Stroll uptown on court street
Trip to pet shop
Trip to grocery store
Playground
Hike
Out for pizza/burger/The Diner

 

Sports
Kickball
Volleyball
Wiffle ball
Beach Ball
Soccer Ball
Frisbee
Baseball
Scooters
Skateboards
Roller Skating

 

Summer

Ice Cream (ice-cream shop)
Bread to feed the birds
Swimming at beach or pool
Beach Toys (if going to the beach)
Fishing

 

Holiday and Winter

Sledding
Snowman building materials
Ice skates
Halloween Costumes
/Trick or Treating
Baking
Christmas Tree Cutting
Christmas Tree Trimming
Gingerbread House Making
Cookie Decorating

 

 

Some more questions you can ask yourself to get you thinking about ideas for your photoshoot

What do you love most about your partner/family?
What do you want to remember about your family, right now?
Describe your perfect Saturday together:
Tell us about yourselves. What are your hobbies? What is one fun fact about each person?
What do you like to do together? Places you like to go?
If you could pick one word that describes you as a family, what would it be?

 

If you would like some information about having a family narrative session check it out over here.