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Where to focus in portrait photography to beat fuzzy photos

Where to focus in portrait photography to beat fuzzy photos

Sharp focus is essential to a good photo, especially if you want it to be bigger than a thumbnail image on social media. Before you can actually focus your camera on the part of the image where you need it to be sharpest, it helps to know where to focus. Once you know...

How to use auto exposure lock for easy accurate exposure

How to use auto exposure lock for easy accurate exposure

Auto exposure lock is a function that is not talked about much. I think this is because most photography educators, myself included, recommend learning how to use manual mode. BUT that doesn’t mean that the other modes aren’t good, useful and have their place. If you...

5 portrait lighting patterns you need to know

5 portrait lighting patterns you need to know

What are lighting patterns? Lighting patterns in portrait photography are defined by the way light and shadow play across your subject’s face. How we position the light in relation to a person, or vice versa, will change the light patterns. What types of light can you...

How to choose the best lens for portraits and avoid bad photos

How to choose the best lens for portraits and avoid bad photos

We’ve all heard the phrase “the best camera to use is the one you have with you”. Well, that is true for cameras, but not when it comes to deciding which lens to use for portrait photography. Sometimes it is actually better not to take the photo than to use the wrong...

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