Packing List for a Photo Friendly Vacation

photo friendly packing list

Winter break is coming up! Whether you are headed for the beach or the slopes, here are your packing list must-haves for a photo friendly vacation:

Beach or slopes photo packing list


  • Loaded with photo apps (eg Camera+ and Snapseed)
  • Clear off storage
  • Turn Photo Stream on
  • Turn Find your iPhone on
  • Turn iCloud back-up on
  • iPhone charger


  • body and camera strap
  • one or two lenses with UV filter/protector
  • lens hood
  • extra memory card
  • extra battery (optional)
  • battery charger
  • camera bag

Waterproof point-and-shoot

  • camera
  • flotation strap (if you will be at the beach or pool)
  • case
  • extra memory card
  • battery charger

Cute outfits for the kids

  • Swim or ski wear
  • At least one cute casual outfit
  • One more formal outfit for a nice dinner out and photo opp (optional)
  • Cute accessories – hats and gloves for the slopes, hats and shades for the beach

For vacation photo tips for parents and more, check out the Photosanity blog.