Family photos are one of the most important ways to document your life. You will only be where you are in life once. Your children will only be this tiny, this little, once. There is nothing more precious than having that time of each of your lives to look back on, as one day you will find yourself sitting around the kitchen table flipping through old photo albums and reminiscing. This is what one should keep in mind when making the decision to hire a professional photographer - as these images are not just for you in the here and now, but for your family in the future as well.