Ever since man first saw his own reflection, self-portrait photography has been a popular form of expression. Self portraiture has even become necessary these days. Every social network you use requires that you upload an avatar of some kind. In order not to mimic self portraits taken with an iPhone in a mirror, I’d like to share some useful tips with you.
Today I’ll walk you through 10 great articles on self-portrait photography which share some tips and techniques for taking really good shots, as well as inspiration for shooting yourself.
Get inspired and get creative as here tips and techniques to prepare you for pushing the boundaries of self-portrait photography are discussed.
A collection of truly creative and outstanding self-portrait shots which were took using a mix of light painting techniques.
Some useful tips on self-portrait photography are collected here. You’ll get to know how to choose equipment, come up with ideas, create a good background, and dress yourself up for a good self-portrait.
Do you feel uninspired? Have no models or interesting subjects available? You are the best model and photographer at the same time! You can take a self-portrait! 101 really creative ideas for your self-portrait.
Zev, (Better known for his nickname “Fiddle Oak”) is a fourteen year old photographer based out of Natick, Massachusetts with a truly imaginative way of taking photos. A showcase of his works for your inspiration are put together here.
From classic headshots to light-hearted Facebook snaps, here you’ll find 6 quick and easy self-portrait ideas to liven up your photography.
Self-portrait as a form of photography attract a lot of photographers. This showcase of self-portrait photographers’ websites proves that fact. These websites can be a good source of inspiration.
Here you’ll see the ideas that might ease you into making self-portraits or, if you are already making them, some ideas on how to improve them. You never know, it could be the creative spark you need to help you overcome your fear of self-inflicted photographs.
Kyle Thompson is a self-taught photographer who has less than a year experience in photography. In spite of that, his works impress with their surreal and dreamy atmosphere.
Here are some tips to help you achieve the quality self-portrait photos you want for your blog.
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