With the holidays just around the corner, families of three, in some cases four generations gather for dinner and to share the holiday spirit. A large family gathering for the holiday is the ideal time to have generational portrait takes. Because our lives are hectic, and we don't get to spend as much time with our loved ones as we'd like, on the rare occasions where everyone gets together, what better opportunity to solidify the special moment with an actual photograph? It is moments like these that we want to treasure and keep with us for a lifetime. Thus, hiring a family photographer is the best solution to make the perfect family portrait come to life. A family photographer will exert every effort, in terms of organizing the group to modifying the lighting for the picture-perfect shot to ensure that the photos exceed everyone's expectations.