We're excited to have our first ever Photo Premium video tutorial exclusively available to Premium members today. (Didn't hear about Premium? Find out more here.) If you want to take your portrait photography and post-processing skills to the next level, then this tutorial is for you - whether you have a professional SLR or a simple point-and-shoot. Learn more after the jump!
Shoot & Post-Process a Beautiful Portrait
In this premium video tutorial we'll walk you through the process of setting up a portrait photo shoot. Fancy equipment isn't necessary - the demo given in the video uses a simple point-and-shoot camera to prove the point that technique is more important than fancy kit!
Here are a few of the steps that you'll be taken through:
- Camera Settings - Flash, ISO and grid settings.
- Taking Your Photo - Positioning the model - both in an indoor setting, and outside.
- Post Processing - Retouching, sharpening, adding a vignette, and gradient maps.
Two Unique & Fantastic Final Outcomes
You'll be taught how to shoot and post-process two entirely different styles of portrait. Here's an example of the final outcome for the first, indoor shoot:
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