Tip of the Day: Study People Around You

 

This story was originally published in Septemeber 2011. 

She looks up when she is in deep thought. Her fist is clenched when she is restless and once you know her, you can almost predict when she is going to smile. Studying gestures and body language is the first step towards being a great portrait photographer.

Photograph/Ariel da Silva Parreira

Photograph/Ariel da Silva Parreira

Tags: Composition, portrait, tip