15 Ideas for Making Your Family Photo Different From the Rest

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Time for a family photo ... only if the usual stiff pose and "cheeese!" face leave you with so-so photos, never fear -- there are plenty of ways to shake things up and get pics you'll genuinely adore. All it takes is a more creative approach that allows your family's personality to shine through.


To help get things rolling, we asked photographers and moms to submit their most creative family photos. The results -- from fun backdrops and framing devices to just letting kids be kids -- will give you plenty of ideas of what to do the next time you whip out your camera.

Family Photo Posing Ideas

Talk about great parental role models in #2!


Image via Little Leapling Photography