The hardest thing for most photographers is getting children to smile. Well, I have a solution for that! Bribing! During the warmer seasons the most common bribe is ice cream. Because who doesn't like ice cream? Having an incentive set up for children after a photo session helps them keep their eye on the prize, and the photographer as well. It's very simple, if the children listen and behave the parents will treat them to a yummy ice cream treat after their session.
This whole family had big smiles throughout their whole session because they knew the