How to look good in a photo
Hey Girl, I know springtime is right around the corner and you are working on that summertime body. Don’t worry sis I’ve got you. I am going to give you my tips and tricks on how to look good in a photo.
Preparation is key
If you are going to want to take photos its important to be prepared. My basic preparation tips for photos include but are not limited to making sure your hair, makeup, and clothing are on point. Nothing can mess up a photo more than your lace front showing or worst your shirt is wrinkled knowing that was not the look you were going for. So ladies and gentlemen,
Always look for inspiration for your photos. My favorite place to look for inspiration is Instagram. Now that they have that new save feature its easier than ever to save photos to look over later. So scroll over to
Overcast- If you know this I am always talking about lighting. The best light is not direct sunlight. It’s actually the worst lighting because it creates shadows on your face and it causes the watery squinty-eyes everyone hates. So look for a
Everyone has a good side that they love. If you don’t take a few minutes to go into the mirror and do different poses. Find the one you like and make them your go-to poses. For example, my go-to pose is the face turned slightly to the left with on eyebrow slightly lifted. I know it sounds crazy but that’s my favorite look. Or maybe you have a fake laugh you do. Whatever you like, do it.
Posed candid shots
Take a lot of photos.
I always say “the more the merrier.” When taking photos decide to snap multiple shots at different angles. Think of poses with slight movments. Sometimes a slight movement can really elevate your photos. So don’t be afraid to take a lot of photos
Now if you don’t know what the stance is then you have been living under a rock.
The fake walk.
I call this the blogger look. Every fashion blogger has this go-to pose. It’s basically where you act like you’re about to walk but don’t. It’s that “I am about to go look,” but I am not sure yet look. Everyone does it just be sure to find a way to make this one your own.
The best thing you can do is practice. You will only get better by practicing your looks.
The first person that should like your photo is you. So be gentle with you and know that you are beautiful and let that shine through.
How to look good in a photo? The goal is to always put your best foot forward when planning to take some photos. I hope my tips help you take better photos.