Portrait Photography Tips: Taking Fun Portraits

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It’s always fun to shoot portraits. Whether you’re using 35mm or 120 film, the results are really satisfying, especially when your subjects are happy with the result too! Let’s take fun portraits!

Here are some fun and hopefully useful tips for taking portraits:

1. Shoot your subjects against a white background!

I love to do that personally! So simple!

2. Get close!

3. Let them pose for your first and you shoot right away!

4. Experiment with your subject.

Ask them to pose and move around their body. So the result won’t be “normal.”

5. Have fun while taking portraits!

I think this is the most important thing. You have to shoot with fun in mind! Don’t forget to just have fun!

Let’s go out and shoot the people your love! Have fun shooting portraits!

written by adi_totp on 2012-03-26 #gear #tutorials #people #fun #portrait #tips #camera #adi_totp #tipster #lomography #portraits #requested-post

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11 Comments

  1. wira_cihuy
    wira_cihuy ·

    cool tips, thank youuu bro :D

  2. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    @wira_cihuy you're welcome,bro!

  3. panjihardjakaprabon
    panjihardjakaprabon ·

    cool bro!

  4. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    @panjihardjakaprabon thanks nji! :D

  5. hughh
    hughh ·

    really like 1/6 and 2/6 in the last series!

  6. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    @hughh thanks man! :D

  7. ridwanfals
    ridwanfals ·

    nice :)

  8. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    great! :)

  9. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    @ridwanfals thanks wan! :D

  10. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    @vicuna :D thank you

  11. zekalinova
    zekalinova ·

    really like the idea of "Let them pose for your first and you shoot right away!" hahha so FUN to do! :D

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