With Valentine's Day fast approaching, here are ten quick tips to assist you in capturing the special moments with your loved one this February 14th.
1. Avoid Flash Photography
Where possible, preserving the natural ambience of a scene such as candle lighting will produce an authentic capture of the mood and setting.
2. Candid Shooting
While posed shots are good, capturing candid moments will provide you with a lasting memory of that spontaneous action.
Zoom-in to capture various emotions of the day including that priceless smile or a special gift exchange moment.
Silhouettes are a powerful method of capturing romantic scenes with a dramatic vibe.
Utilize sentimental items and/or Valentine’s Day related props to give your photograph a fun and playful edge that encapsulates the subject’s personality.
7. Depth of Field Control
Draw attention to the desired subject(s) by exploring depth-of-field settings. A beautifully soft out-of-focus background adds visual value to the occasion.
8. Be Mindful of Your Surroundings
Keep an eye on your background and surroundings to avoid any objects that may cause distraction.
9. Objects and Elements