The struggle is real when trying to take a family photo. The babies start crying, the older children are already over it before the camera starts clicking, and the parents stress levels are through the roof. Every family wants the perfect Christmas family photo but actually getting one is rare. It does not seem like it should be so hard but every family knows that it is. While some Christmas photos are hilariously awkward to look back on years later. Everyone might have been smiling but the fashion or hairstyles did not age well.

Here are 50 family Christmas photos that went awry. Take a look through these hilarious photos and it will help you remember that you are not alone in the Christmas photo struggle. There is always next year!