Shoot it Both Ways

January 21, 2010

Photo Tips

Here’s a quick tip:

When you are talking landscape pictures, take the wide angle view and take a close up view of one of the elements in the scene.

This is basically the same thing I recommend when photographing people: Take an environmental shot (subject in the environment) and then take a head shot or a head-and-shoulders shot.

Explore the light,



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One Response to “Shoot it Both Ways”

  1. Kevin Williams Says:

    I thought you meant horizontal and vertical, which is also a good idea in my opinion. Nice post, and nice images!


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