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Most kids (and grown ups) just love silly photos and optical illusions. Combine the two and you'll inject a ton of fun energy into your next batch of family vacation photos.
This classic pose with the Leaning Tower of Pisa is part of a collection of forced-perspective shots on instantShift.
Pinterest is a fantastic place to find inspiration for photo poses. Find this and other ideas on my Awesome Family Vacation Photos Pinterest board.Continue to 2 of 14 below.
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Think big and tall
Little kids love showing off how big they are. Give them a helping hand with a shot that's easy to set up with a statue, lighthouse, or any other tall landmark.
This photo comes from a roundup of forced-perspective photos on Buzzfeed.Continue to 4 of 14 below.
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Take a drink
Fountains, geysers and spouts present all kinds of opportunities for fun shots. In this photo from Gone With the Family, a little forced perspective goes a long way.Continue to 6 of 14 below.
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Nom nom nom
This silly shot is so easy to set up on a beach, field, or even indoors and young kids just love the result. It's one of a collection of illusory shots on webneel.Continue to 8 of 14 below.
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Show us your muscles
See how strong you are? This shot is one of several fun poses from a photo shoot on Epic Life Magazine.Continue to 10 of 14 below.
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Grab hold of something big
With their penchant for the superlative, state fairs offer myriad opportunity for photo trickery. At the Eastern States Exposition, Go Big or Go Home perfectly positioned a boy's fist to create the illusion of holding what's reputed to be the world's largest corn dog.
Find this on my Awesome Family Vacation Photos Pinterest board.Continue to 11 of 14 below.
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Steal the scene
Love creating optical illusions? The Made in Penang Interactive Museum is dedicated to the trick photo, explains Malaysian Meanders. Exhibits are designed for you to jump right into a scene and capture the illusion in a photograph.
Find this on my Awesome Family Vacation Photos Pinterest board.Continue to 12 of 14 below.
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Enjoy a cloud cone
Enjoying a sunny day with blue skies and fluffy clouds? Treat the family to ice cream cones, but ask the kids to save the cone for last as you set up this easy shot we spied on 23Snaps.com.Continue to 14 of 14 below.
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