Generational Family Photo Ideas You’ll Treasure

We’ve put together a collection of Generational Family Photo Ideas that will amaze you. Learn how to make your own version ..

3 Generation Family Photo Tutorial

Are you looking for some amazing ideas to showcase your family? We were blown away when we saw these Generational Family Photo Ideas whizzing around the web and it’s easy to see why they went viral on Pinterest.

You can create these very special beautiful 3 or even 4 Generation Family Photos without a lot of work or expense in Photoshop on your computer. If you are not proficient in Photoshop, hand your photos on to someone who knows their way around a computer.Generational Family Photo Ideas

They’re perfect for a birthday gift or Mother’s or Father’s Day and you can give a copy to everyone. There is not much that matches the significance of this style of photography. The Creator suggests you follow these simple tips:

Be sure to hold the frame according to how you are shooting the photos. For example; if you take a portrait shot (vertical), make sure everyone is holding the frame like a portrait.
Ask each person holding the frame to try to keep their fingers clear of the inside of the frame. This makes editing faster.

Generation Family Photos Tutorial

How To Make A Generational Family Photo

The next step is to take each family members photo. They hold the empty frame (except the person in the last frame. You can even use an existing snapshot here.

The trickiest step is the copy and paste in Photoshop. Make sure you crop each photo to the size of the frame before copying it!

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Generational Photo via To Be Fotografie

You can then play around with angling the photo to fit perfectly in the frame. For a person proficient in Photoshop, this is a piece of cake. Ricki-Lee Wrightson has created this easy to follow Video Tutorial on how to make a 3 Generation Photo in Photoshop.

via Moose Photography

Generational Photo Video Tutorial

This video was made for a friend of hers, there is no sound but for a person with basic Photo Shop knowledge, this is not difficult. Any of the free editing sites will be perfect for this project. You can use Ipiccy or Canva. To view click Play above ⇑

Generational Family Photo Ideas The example above is from our member Elaine. What a fabulous job she did and she loves the results! Be sure to keep scrolling for all the different ideas that we have included for you. You’ll love the 4 generational version plus be sure that you check out the amazing Family Hands Cast at the bottom of our page.  Don’t forget to Pin your favorites. Generational Family Photos Idea

Here’s another version of the Generational Family Photo Ideas this time using 4 frames – Creator – Pegboard MediaGenerational Family Photos Idea

Creator – Jennifer Disbrow Photography

Another happy family group creating a precious photographic family memory to be preserved and enjoyed!

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Creator – WebNeel

Here’s a very special 4 Generation Photo idea for the Dads and Grandads.  It would make a very special Father’s Day or birthday gift.

Family Jewellery

Here’s a great gift idea. You can have beautiful jewellery hand stamped specially for your friends and family. You can even include their birthstones. Select from 240 different designs. They are inexpensive and gorgeous and will be treasured by all—> Purchase Yours Here 

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Creator – Photos by Elizabeth Ann

Generational Family Photo Ideas

Creator – Color Me Meg 

Here’s another great idea that you will love. Why not make a wonderful Generational Family Hands Plaster Cast. This is incredible and you can purchase an inexpensive kit from Amazon here

Generational Family Hands

You could also use a giant picture frame like this idea on Buzzfeed to create a special memory. Don’t you just love it!

Original cast of Skins Photo

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