How do you make portraits that have impact?
1) the action of one object coming forcibly into contact with another.
2) a marked effect or influence.
For many photographers, making portraits that have impact is a skill developed after years of practice. Sadly, some photographers never figure out how, exactly, to add punch to their portraits. Learning some of the elements that define powerful imagery is a great place to start. Don't spend hundreds of hours analyzing your photographs trying to figure out what they are lacking. Instead, you can use some simple tips to help your photography reach the next level.
Want to know how I create portraits that carry a lot of power? Read my full article here.
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Award winning photographer based in Tokyo, Japan. Specializing in portrait photography, he shoots a variety of portraiture, editorial, and event, and commercial photography assignments. Andy is a husband, father, and lover of fried food.