how to take a good photograph
The tips on this page could also be used when filming.

Check out '10 Ways to Take Stunning Portraits' by Darren Rowse. Darren suggest that when taking photographs you should:

  • change your perspective (bird's eye view or worm's eye view)
  • play with the subjects eye contact
  • break the rules of composition
  • experiment with lighting
  • move your subject out of their comfort zone
  • shoot candidly
  • introduce a prop
  • focus on one body part - get up close, obscure (hide) part of your subject
  • take a series of shots

Below are a couple of examples.

Change your perspectivephoto by striatic
Play with eye contactphoto by paulbence2607145774_b2a98e5841.jpg