A birthday is a gift, a chance to gather loved ones and welcome your new year in your own way. From bowling to black tie, birthday invitations inpire happiness on
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Join the fun
To ensure that you are in some of the photos taken on your camera, don't be afraid to let someone else take the camera for a bit. Two pairs of eyes looking through the viewfinder are
often better than one!
Get ready to party!
Candid shots of social events like birthday parties are challenging to capture as most people act different in front of the lens. Point your camera towards the action – people
dancing, clinking their drinks, birthday singing or cake – to get interesting candid photos.
Give thought to thanks
To get extra credit on your thank you cards, enclose of few printed snapshots from your birthday party that show the guest in the envelope. This will appear extremely thoughtful and
lessen the need write a long note. Make sure you take some general party shots of the crowd to fill in as needed.