Photo Tip #1

By · February 26, 2009

Get Closer!

Most people stand too far away from their subject. Unless the scenery is part of the story, be brave and get in there close. There is more impact of your subject and less distraction from a cluttered background. Try cropping into the top of the head or through a hat for more attention on to the face.
Barb Gordon, M.Photog., CR, CPP is a nationally published and award winning photographer, entrepreneur, speaker, and author. She has been locally honored by YWCA Tribute to Women of Achievement 2001 and Advanced Entrepreneur of the Year 2003. Barb Gordon owns Gordon Photography & Gallery in Marion, Iowa specializing in customized portrait art. Learn more at www.GordonPhotography.Biz.
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