Not every business can afford to have a professional photographer to take pictures for them. Especially when the business is just coming up. However, in this post, I put together five digital photography tips you need to know – whether you are capturing your office space, snapping a group photo or taking a headshot for a new employee.
So let’s get started.
- You need an awesome location. Location is everything. You need a good location when you want to take your photos. For instance, if you want to a headshot, you want to make sure that the subject is the center of attention; so you have to find somewhere with a good background – the background should not be distracting. If you want to take a group photo, you can take it in a very natural location. It is a very nice idea to get the location of the shoot a few days in advance before the shoot – this would avoid rush.
- You should take time seriously. Timing is just everything. When taking pictures, timing matters. You should take advantage of natural light. You should make sure that you take your photos outdoors. However, you should always be watchful of the sunlight. When you take photos in the sunlight, it will create harsh shadows on their face, and it might ruin the photos. So that is why I said you need to take time very seriously. You need to know what time to take photos and what time not too. You should take your pictures an hour before sunset. If you don’t have time to take your photos outdoors, you can take it inside. But you must be sure that there is good lighting as possible so that it can make your photographs good and awesome.
- Just keep shooting. You can never have too many photos because you would delete the ones you don’t need. Especially when it comes to group photos, you have just to keep shooting so you can get the best photos. There are times that in a group photo, someone would have his/her closed, or someone isn’t just looking. If you shoot multiple shots, you would be able to select the right photo. Try something new by taking photos when people least expect it. Most times taking photos when people least expect comes out the best. When it comes to taking photos, you have to be creative!
— YAGLY (@yagly) 29 de agosto de 2017