If you look at the portraits you take and think, “Gee, these could be better” but aren’t sure what to do to make them better, this tutorial is for you!
We all make mistakes when creating portraits, but there are some mistakes that are more common than others that are actually pretty easy to resolve.
And rather than offer up every possible scenario for what might go wrong and cause your portraits to go awry, let’s just focus on these common issues and see what we can do to help you take your portraits to the next level.
Without further ado, let’s get to it!
Make It Interesting
Everyone has seen the “typical” portrait of the subject posed and looking right down the barrel of the lens.
Don’t get me wrong – those types of portraits are necessary and can be quite fetching.
But if you want to elevate your portrait skills to another level, it’s a good idea to challenge yourself to think outside the box.