Princess Charlotte with Prince William: 7th March 2016
Instead, they recruited royal photographer John Stillwell to take the snaps. John has long been a favoured choice for the royals.
Never ones to shy away from a bit of friendly competition, William and Kate made the most of the snowy conditions and even had a spontaneous snowball fight for the photographer.
If we were the Duke and Duchess we would definitely have these on our mantlepiece!