On Portrait Photography

I’d like really like to get better at portrait photography.  To accomplish this, I need a good (and affordable!) portrait lens (read: buy 50mm f1.4 USM EF lens) and shoot more often.  Finding subjects is a challenge — I have an only child and my teen-aged nephews and everyone in my family shuns the camera. If you’re interested to model for me – for free :) – shoot me an email!

If you’re looking to improve your portrait photos, whether you use a DLSR or a “point and shoot” camera, I highly recommend this site – digital-photography-school.com. It’s a site I visit often and I’ve learned a lot from their tips and tutorials.

Here’s a photo I took the other night of Francine-