Creative Portrait Photography, part 2

Creative Portrait Photography, part 2

Editing a traditional studio portrait In the first part of this article, we explored two different creative approaches to similar photos. In this part, we’ll see the traditional studio portrait editing against a white background, give it a classic film look, then...
Creative Portrait Photography, part 1

Creative Portrait Photography, part 1

How to edit a portrait Portraiture is a wonderful form of photography because it’s one of the most diverse things you can possibly shoot. Not only are the subjects themselves incredibly diverse, but you can approach the lighting, the set, the posing, and even the post...
Why Are Wide Angle Lenses Avoided For Portraits?

Why Are Wide Angle Lenses Avoided For Portraits?

When it comes to lens selection, or more specifically focal length selection, some choices are obvious. If you’re shooting a really big wide scenic landscape and want to show it all at once, you need a wide angle lens. If you want to photograph a tiger (and not get...