Hiring a family photographer

Angie's List offers advice to get the perfect portrait

Published On: Jul 01 2013 07:18:41 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 01 2013 05:40:00 AM EDT

A family photo is a great way to capture memories which you’ll treasure for a lifetime.  Gone are the days of the static shot. Today the trend is catching the family in candid shots.

“With the advances in cameras these days everything thinks they can be a photographer, but when it comes to a family photograph sometimes you do want to invest in a professional photographer. It’s not just the camera that matters, it’s the lighting, how they arrange the family. Being able to get that special moment, especially with small children, can be a bit of a challenge,” said Angie Hicks, founder of Angie's List.

Angie's List asked it’s highly rated photographers about how to capture the perfect picture.

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Angie’s List Tips: Hiring a Photographer