In our family, gathering around the tree to open presents on Christmas morning is an established tradition. These informal snaps show glimpses of wife, four children, two grandchildren, their father and one of two family cats. Click thumbnail to view full size.
||first snow of winter from bedroom window||
||ashley guarding gifts||
||wife Jean in seasonal garb|
||elder daughter Heather back from L.A.||
||younger daughter Jennifer. In background her son Corwin being helped by elder brother Bryan, visiting from Chicago.||
||younger son Jeff watches niece Lorna poking around under the tree (which obscures view of Jeff's wife Lori).|
||Corwin and Lorna diverted by gifts as grandma Jean and uncle Bryan look on.||
||Jennifer's husband Dakin views his daughter Lorna while Heather and Jean look on.|
The room is small and a lot is happening, so in available light those in motion tend to blur.