When one is ready to take a photo, look at the person you want to take the photo in the eye, take pictures which are vertical, watch carefully the light source, lock the focus, move the flash from the middle, move close, use the flash even if it is outside, have a background that is plain and aim and shoot and this makes you an expert in photography.
The camera must held aiming at the individual’s eye so that the gaze may look magnetic and the smile mesmerizing but a person must not at all times gape at the camera since the level of the eye creates some inviting and personal feeling that attracts one to the photo.
Having a plain background makes the person whose photo is being shot to be seen as the main subject of photography and by using the viewfinder it makes the photographer to be able to learn more about the subject’s surrounding and this prevents the ears from being seen as those of a cat of the head to grow poles because of a scene that may be at the background.
The flash lightens up the face and this is why it is suggested that when taking royalty-free photos the flash is essential to be turned on but there are many choices of using the full flash or the fill-flash mode and if the subject is more than five feet away one can use the full power flash but if the subject is at least five feet may use the fill-flash mode and if utilizing a camera that is digital the panel will display what requires to be done.
A photographer should never move too close because the photo will blur and one should always remember that most cameras good focus is at a distance of three feet and always make sure that your shadow is not seen in the front of the photo.
More life in the picture might be seen in the photo if the subject is moved from the middle of the picture and this is why it is important to know how to utilizes the viewfinder properly and if the camera is has automatic focus then the focus must be locked since it tends to put a picture at the viewfinder’s center.
A flash distance of the subject should never be much further than the range of the flash since the photos will become dark and most of the modern cameras flash range is a maximum of five steps from the subject or a distance of fifteen feet but the range of the flash may be extended by the kind of film used especially if it is plus versatility.