Nothing beats the feeling of sailing. That ultimate freedom of harnessing the wind and riding the waves out on the open water is simply indescribable.

For families, sailing and dinghy sailing offer a bonding experience they’ll want to remember forever. From teaching the kids how to handle a tack, to fishing mum out of the water when she’s “accidentally” been pushed in, watching your family discover the joys of sailing is an experience full of memories to treasure.

What better way to keep those memories fresh than taking plenty of photos? From candid shots of the kids in action to that perfect sunset picture, it’s easier than ever for amateur photographers to master the art of sailing photography.

To make sure your shots stand out and really capture the essence of your family, we’ve gathered a few top sailing photography tips to help you snap plenty of frame-worthy pictures on your next sailing trip.