19 stellar posing tips and camera tricks for flattering pictures of older people

19 stellar posing tips and camera tricks for flattering pictures of older people

Posing tips for pictures of older people: show a hobby

 

Posing tips for pictures of older people: include a hobby

To allow older people to feel more at ease in front of the camera incorporate a hobby or passion.

Most subjects like to have something to do with their hands.

This gentleman had been playing the guitar for many years and brightened up when I incorporated it into the shot.

Afterwards, I converted the image to black and white for a more dramatic effect (check out these8 alternative ways to convert to black and white in Photoshop).

PAGE 1: Tips for before and during your shoot
PAGE 2: Glamour shots
PAGE 3: Incorporate a hobby
PAGE 4: Use natural light
PAGE 5: Lifestyle portraits
PAGE 6: Environmental portraits
PAGE 7: Show their hands
PAGE 8: Candid portraits

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