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Sports Portraits: Tips and Techniques for Capturing Athletic Photographs by Alan Hess

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Posing Tips

Posing Individuals and Groups

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Most of us are not that comfortable in front of a camera. It is your job to bring out the best in your subjects and get a photo they will love. It can be a lot harder when dealing with children who don’t always have the longest attention span and sometimes don’t follow direction very well. This chapter is full of tips that can help get the best pose using the least amount of time and energy.

Preparation

Having a shoot go well takes preparation—not just making sure your camera is ready, the battery is charged, and the memory card has enough space, but also knowing what poses you want from your subject. ...

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