Where can I control how to create a great family Portrait? A great family photo is comprised of many elements. Lighting, location, composition, post production, etc. are only some examples to help achieve a great family photograph. And while it might feel like the majority of these things are out of your control, there is one thing in particular that can make an "ok" photo become a GREAT photo and guess what? YOU have control over this. What is it you ask? Clothing. Attire.