Tag: portait

  • Self-Portraits as a State of Mind

    written by amor44 on 2011-03-02 #gear #tutorials
    Self-Portraits as a State of Mind

    In order to snap a natural-looking, candid shot, it helps if your subject is either: (a) unaware you are taking a picture, or (b) very comfortable with you as a photographer. Well, both of these criteria are non-existent when you're taking self-portraits and realize you feel: self-conscious, awkward, and a little too narcissistic or self-indulgent taking pictures of yourself. Here are my quick tips to avoiding stiff, overly-posed pictures.