You’d think that being Japanese, my family would have the “photo taking” thing down a little better. Upon recently finding this old photo of my Mom and Dad, I was quickly reminded of the hilarity that undoubtedly ensued every time we tried to pose somewhat “creatively.” In this particular photo. let’s just say that clumsiness replaced every notion of our proposed blend of beauty and gravitas. However, my sister and I determinedly persevered through multiple attempts of snapping that intended pose amidst our belly laughs (evidenced above).
What was so compelling about trying to capture a photo of my parents waving “hello”?