Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Focus

Sometimes you just have to focus on something other than the eyes.

The bokeh of this has blurred the face, but focused on the bracelet.

Strong sunlight has created a flare off the stones.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Diagonals

Lines in a photograph force your eyes to follow them, revealing the photograph.

3 Types of lines are:
  1. Horizontal
  2. Vertical
  3. Diagonal
Diagonals are the strongest. Try to use them whenever possible.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Expression

You must connect with your subject so she can connect with your viewer.

Otherwise, it's just a snapshot. The expression is "coy" and the sensuality comes through.