Helpful Items for Your DIY Backyard Family Portrait Session
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Wrangling the whole family into a portrait can be a daunting task and especially right now when it can be hard to get a professional on the scene. It's time to turn your backyard into a photo studio and get snappin!
If you wanna get a good shot, you need a solid foundation. A sturdy, versatile tripod like this is the perfect solution. It's lightweight and compatible with most video cameras, digital cameras, still cameras, GoPro devices, smartphone adapters (not included) and scopes.
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This tripod is great because you don't have to depend on a super flat surface to get great photos. Need to hang it of some railing? Go for it! Need to nestle it up on a tree branch or something? Perfect! And it has a remote shutter so there's no rushing to beat that photo timer.
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If you're taking a family photo out in nature (whether it's the woods, a field or your own yard), a visually pleasing blanket makes it more comfortable to hunker down and helps bring the picture together. This one is chic and it has a neat set of straps for transporting it.
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Pets are part of the family, so of course you want them in the photo. The only trouble is sometimes Fido gets a little antsy and uncooperative. Help your pooch calm down and relax for your portrait session with these highly-rated (almost 13,000 reviews!) anti-anxiety chews!
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I'm sure there's someone out there who loves nothing more than to find matching outfits for the whole family, but chances are you've got other things on your plate. That's why I was so happily blown away when I saw there are sets like this that are totally curated for everyone in your group! One step closer to making your cozy family portrait a homerun!
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