The 10 Best Things About Spending The Holidays With Your Significant Other

Nothing brings out the unique characteristics of a relationship like the holidays. This year, capture your magic moments with motion photography. Each of these animated photos was created using Auto Awesome on Google+. Scroll through them to the bottom and find out how to make your own!

1. The holidays are a magical time for couples to be outside displaying their affection…

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2. …and holding hands with mittens, or holding onto a freezing nub.

 

3. It’s the time for romantic evening strolls with hot cocoa (as long as you let it cool a bit before you take a swig)…

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4. …and when your partner’s lack of technical skills might become apparent for the first time.

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5. It’s when some couples become obsessed with achieving the perfect Christmas card photo…

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6. …or worse, when couples with mismatched levels of seasonal cheer can’t quite pull it off.

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7. It’s when a relationship can be tested by a single ornament…

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8. …and you spend all of December fighting for its place on the tree.

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9. It’s when gift giving forces you to practice your facial expressions of unconditional happiness…

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10. …and, perhaps best of all, it’s having someone to lounge around with after the endless string of dinners, parties, caroling, sledding, food, and drink.

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Challenge yourself to create your own amazing animations with Auto Awesome. Once you install the Google+ app, turn on Auto Backup, and simply take a series of 5+ photographs of the same subject to create an animated GIF!

All images via JUrquhart / BuzzFeed

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