One of the biggest obstacles that photographers have to posing is actually understanding how their camera sees. You may have a beautiful pose that flatters your subject, but the lens, direction and camera angle you have chosen may prove to be extremely unflattering. Similarly, pose may look somewhat unnatural to the naked eye, yet because of your camera angle and lens choice, the shot comes out stunning!

In this video you will learn how understanding the concepts of perspective, lens choice and camera angle help you better flatter your subjects. Posing is not a stand alone part of photography. It works in conjunction with perspective and how your camera sees and interprets your subject. This tutorial will unlock these important secrets of posing.

Subjects covered:

  • How your camera sees
  • Focal length and the appearance of the body
  • Perspective and body placement
  • Perspective and camera angle
  • Flattering your subjects using perspective