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    Take your own family photos

    Inserting yourself into family photos is something mothers are always conscious of. We’ve all seen the advice to husbands of ‘take her picture’ but here are some tips if you want hubby in the picture too, or just want to take your own pro-style shots with your kids that don’t look like selfies. Find a nice open location. Lots of light will help to capture any quick moving limbs (always fore of mind when photographing kids). The beach is one of my favourite spots as it’s easy to set up a shot without background clutter. Set up your camera with the timer. My DSLR has an interval timer which means…