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Portrait Tips: Photograph the relationship

The one thing most worth photographing is the relationship between people. Everything else is documentary. When you make photographs, always be on the lookout for the photo that will reveal

Gianluca Moretto's "Omaggio a Stanley" earns him Photofocus Photographer of the Day.

Photographer of the Day: Gianluca Moretto

Category: Portrait Photographer: Gianluca Moretto Photo: “Omaggio a Stanley” Oh my droogies, this portrait is real horrorshow. For fans of Stanley Kubrick’s film, “A Clockwork Orange” the vocabulary is completely familiar.

Michael Hutchinson's "Venice Beach Artist" earns him the nod at Photofocus Photographer of the Day for portraits.

Photographer of the Day: Michael Hutchinson

Category: Portrait Photographer: Michael Hutchinson Photo: “Venice Beach Artist” A great portrait tells us who the person portrayed is. The story is underpinned by clothing, accessories, environment and the pose.

Fred Leaders' portrait Happy Fathers Day" earns him Photofocus Photographer of the Day honors

Photographer of the Day: Fred Leaders

Category: Portrait Photographer: Fred Leaders Photo: “Happy Father’s Day” What says Happy Father’s Day better than a portrait of a daughter sitting on her dad’s shoulders? Nothing! Right? This warm

Allan Jones is the Photofocus Photographer of the Day with his portrait "Beatrice Blaj."

Photographer of the Day: Allan Jones

Category: Portrait Photographer: Allan Jones Photo: “Beatrice Blaj” Fashion? Beauty, Boudoir? No matter which best suits your view of “Beatrice Blaj,” the photograph is a compelling portrait. It is professionally

Photofocus Photographer of the Day kudos to Jeff Goldberg with "Looking Glass (3)"

Photographer of the Day: Jeff Goldberg

Category: Portrait Photographer: Jeff Goldberg Photo: “Looking Glass (3)” This portrait from Jeff Goldberg earns him POTD kudos for its striking content. The multiple mirrors give us different portraits all

Make your client feel at ease with a smile

There’s one simple trick I was taught several years ago, to help a client feel at ease. We all know that portrait subjects can sometimes get nervous or overthink their

Michael Hutcinson is the Photofocus Photographer of the Day with "Selfie."

Photographer of the Day: Michael Hutchinson

Category: Portrait Photographer: Michael Hutchinson Photo: “Selfie” A portrait in a portrait is a great example of a candid portrait! I love the way our photographer of the day has

Photofocus Photographer of the Day is Robertino Radovix with "Kirghizi."

Photographer of the Day: Robertino Radovix

Category: Portrait Photographer: Robertino Radovix Photo: “Kirghizi” A great face — a child’s face — with an old soul expression makes this portrait so very powerful. The single light paints

Portrait Tips: One light for life

I was thinking the other day about what one lighting tool would I choose if I were stranded on a desert island for the rest of my life with a

Photographer of the Day is portraitist fiore_lla4ever with Profili

Photographer of the Day: fiore_lla4ever

Category: Portrait Photographer: fiore_lla4ever Photo: “Profili” A portrait photographed in profile is always a strong statement. When it is the front image of a group dressed in the same colors,