Portraiture is an area of photography that I struggle with. I'm never certain how to instruct the subject to stand, where to place their hands, how to turn their head, body and so on. I know that adding some off camera strobes would improve the shot but I would like to focus primarily on the stance of the subject and how I could have instructed them better.
I want to take my portraits from merely "nice" and bring them to "fantastic".
For this shot I used a Canon 40D with a 50mm f.18 lens set to f3.5 at 1/250 shutter ISO 100. Natural light only - Note: The sun had just gone behind a cloud.
|Camera:||Canon EOS 40D |
|Lens:||EF50mm f/1.8 II |
|Recording media:||RAW (digital)|
|Date Taken:||22 Sep 2012 - 5:47 PM|
|Lens Max Aperture:||f/1.8|
|Flash:||Off, Did not fire|
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