Hilarious videos show why you should embrace humor when posing your models

Dec 28, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

When photographing people, one of the challenges is posing them – especially if they’re not professional models. Now, there are plenty of tips for posing…

People are praising this photographer for not forcing little girls to smile

Jun 5, 2023
Alex Baker

“Just give me a tiny smile, and then we’re done.” I cringed as I heard myself saying this last week to a particularly unhappy and…

Three easy portrait posing techniques for seated subjects

Mar 14, 2023
John Aldred

Posing for portraits is always a tricky topic. There are a lot of variables to consider, including many defined by the appearance of the subject…

Ukraine’s First Lady sparks Sit like a girl photo trend after Vogue cover shoot

Aug 4, 2022
Alex Baker

Ukraine’s First Lady, Olena Zelenska has sparked an online trend of women sitting in a traditionally masculine pose. The trend is hashtagged “Sit like a…

Stuck in a rut with your portrait compositions? Here’s how to break out of it

May 24, 2022
Alex Baker

Sometimes if I’ve been doing a lot of shoots of the same type of thing in quick succession, I can find myself in the unfortunate…

Turn your male model from Forrest Gump to Jason Statham with these ten posing tips

Jul 23, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

There are plenty of tips out there for posing women who aren’t models. However, tips for posing male non-models are still not that common, so…

5 corrective face-posing tips for shooting non-models

Feb 28, 2021
Udi Tirosh

OK, I lied. These posing tips are relevant for posing models as well. When you shoot “ordinary people,” they are not always aware what which…

Watch: Girls swept away by a huge wave while posing for Instagram

Dec 14, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

We know that there are people who would do anything to get likes. Boyfriends of Instagram have already shown us what we can expect from…

High Power Posing vs. Low Power Posing – How body language influences your pictures

Jun 8, 2020

All photos in this tutorial were rendered with Set.a.light 3d, it really is an amazing software, check it out here. The body language of your…

Ten tips for posing hands in portraits you’ll wish you knew sooner

Jul 12, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

Including hands in the frame when shooting portraits can add to the story and make your portraits more appealing. But if you don’t pose them…