Category Archive: Maui Portrait Photography

Jan 02

Posing and camera position are important elements of portraiture

Pose that always works.  All you need is a beach and sunset.

Showing people how to pose is part of our portraiture workshop. In this image Mariah is sitting with her chest at a 45 degree angle to the lens. While a bit more shoulder on right would have been nice, in this pose Mariah is very comfortable.  Also worth while to note is that this image …

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Dec 12

Landscape, Portrait, & Scenic Photography Tip

great maui sunset

Rather than have the horizon smack dab in the middle of a landscape style image try putting it in the upper or lower third of the frame.   This perspective adds interest & impact.   Their are exceptions to the rule such as in this sunset image where the reflection of the clouds in the sand …

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