Quite a large number of people love taking one photo after another. Unfortunately, there are times when you end up with a less than beautiful photo for your troubles. The good news is that with a few simple changes here and there, you too can take a beautiful photo in a ; one that you can be proud of.
In order to end up with clearer and sharper photos, you need to have some preparation done. You need to look into things such as light and distance in order to have a good shot at taking beautiful sharper photos.
Let’s have a look at some of the simple things that will either make or break your photo:
Light plays a huge role in how your photo turns out. As such, it is important to pay close attention to light and how it will possibly pay in the photos you plan to take. As a basic rule, in case you notice that the shutter speed is 1/30 or slower, it is a good idea to make use of flash.
Camera or subject Movement
Photos you take in motion and those you take in a stationary position have huge differences. This means that you need to know how to properly take photos of a stationary subject as well as a moving subject if you wish to have splendid photos. It is a good idea to use your flash if there is going to be any movement either in the camera or subject. Failure to do so may result in a blurry photo. You may also need to make use of the pan technique where need be.
Distance between the camera and subject
Before you take a photo shoot, you need to ensure that the distance from the camera to the subject is good enough for a good photo. As a basic photographer, you might need to ensure that the entire subject is properly covered in the photo before actually taking your shot.
Unnecessary clutter in the photo
There are times when you might have gotten away with a good photo only to have the clutter totally ruin it! Try as much as possible to do away with items that are not needed or those that only serve as a distraction from the photo you are about to take. Sometimes less is more in taking beautiful photos. This is especially the case if you need people viewing your photo to focus solely on the subject at hand.
The above are basic considerations you should take into account the next time you pull out your camera in the hopes of taking a great photo or two. With proper adjustments to your camera, you can also enhance your photo-taking opportunity. In addition, with the advent of photo-editing software, it is also possible to try and edit the photo you have taken in the hopes of coming up with a great one. This is of course only possible if the original photo is not so badly taken that editing does more harm than good!
This was an article written by Michael, one of the marketing specialist working with Celebrity Photo Booth. They specialize in renting out photo booths for big corporate events and occasions in the Toronto area. For more information, check out their site at celebrityphotobooth.ca.