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Portrait Tip: Don’t Fill the Frame

“Fill the Frame with your subject!” I still remember my high school photography teacher instructing our class with this rule. He drummed it into us week after week and his words have echoed in my ears ever since – 20-something years – almost every time I raise my camera to take a portrait. The rule [...] Post originally from: Digital Photography Tips. Check out our more Photography Tips at Photography Tips for Beginners, Portrait Photography Tips and Wedding Photography Tips.
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Portraits with Back Lighting: Weekly Photography Challenge

Photography / Digital Photography : Digital Photography School (3 years ago)

This week your photography challenge is to take and share a ‘back lit’ portrait. One of the first rules many photographers are taught is to ’shoot with the sun behind you’ to ensure a well lit subject. However rules are meant to be ... Read Post

Five Tips for Better Portraits

Photography / Digital Photography : Beyond Megapixels (4 years ago)

Portrait photography is not only a highly popular genre for professional photographers; it’s also a nearly unavoidable subject for photographers of every skill. Any time you compose a picture with a person as the subject, you’re tak... Read Post

How to Improve Your Portrait Photography in Five Minutes

Photography / Digital Photography : Digital Photography School (1 hour ago)

People often ask me for tips on taking better photos of their friends and family. After much thought on photography tips that can apply to various experience levels and equipment — from DSLRs to smart phones — I present to you a sho... Read Post

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