How to photograph Plastic Machine Worker

This is the ultimate guide on how to photograph professionals and Plastic Machine Worker. As always, when taking pictures of people there are things to think about and below you will also find both camera and lens recommendations.

When trying to capture certain professionals you want the picture and the surroundings to say something, showing the audience that this is a Plastic Machine Worker and not something completely different. Perhaps the Plastic Machine Worker has an enviroment that you can clearly connect to their profession. A baker has his bakery, a pilot his cockpit and so on.

A professional portrait does not have to be a direct portrait, and if you are photographing the Plastic Machine Worker - just let him or her work as usual and you will try to capture them in their everyday life as Plastic Machine Worker? Of course, you can combine the editorial pictures with more portrait like pictures to get a complete coverage of the Plastic Machine Worker.

When taking editorial pictures it is really nice to have either a wide angle (such as 14-24 or 16-35mm) or a normal zoom lens (24-70mm etc). That will give you a lot of coverage in most situations and enviroments.

Moving on to the portraits it is really nice to use lenses with a maximum aperture value around f/1.2, f/1.4, f/1.8 or f/2. When using lenses like this you can really make the eyes or details to pop out and be sharp and crisp while the rest of the image can be a bit blurry. And this can both be normal prime lenses (as 35mm/f1.4, 50mm/f1.8 etc) as well as telephoto prime lenses (such as 85/f1.8, 105/f2.8 etc).

And remember, it is always worth getting a bit uncomfortable in order to get the best picture of the Plastic Machine Worker. Ask the Plastic Machine Worker if you can join them for a working day, no matter where and in what surroundings. Dare to get a bit dirty and your clients will definately appreciate the effort afterwards.

Best cameras for photographing Plastic Machine Worker

Perhaps you already have a camera but here are some popular camera alternatives that might be suitable for photographing professionals and Plastic Machine Worker.

Product name
Canon EOS 760D Canon EOS 760D
Released: 2015
Type: DSLR
Sensor: APS-C (1.6x)
Canon EOS Rebel T6 Canon EOS Rebel T6
Released: 2016
Type: DSLR
Sensor: APS-C (1.6x)
Canon EOS R10 Canon EOS R10
Released: 2022
Type: Mirrorless
Sensor: APS-C (1.6x)

Best lenses for photographing Plastic Machine Worker

Here are some popular lenses that might suit your needs when photographing professionals and Plastic Machine Worker. You can also view all of our lenses or start by selecting your camera and then see which lenses that are compatible.

Product name Release date
Nikon AF-S 50mm f/1,8 G Nikon AF-S 50mm f/1,8 G 2011
Nikon AF-S 35mm f/1,8 G ED Nikon AF-S 35mm f/1,8 G ED 2014
Nikon AF-S 24mm f/1,4 G ED Nikon AF-S 24mm f/1,4 G ED 2010

Images of other professionals

Here are a few images of professionals that might inspire you. Perhaps these can give you ideas on how to best photograph your Plastic Machine Worker? Click on the image you want to know more about. Each image has information with which camera and lens they were shot and with which settings.

Computer specialist at his repair studio

A dentist is examing a male patient

Portrait of a female CEO

A buffalo farmer is plowing a wet field

Tattoo Artist is working in his studio

Painter is painting outside a store

A software developer is coding on his Macbook Pro

Airline Pilot is approaching New York in his simulator

Pastor is reading the Bible

Canon photographer with his Canon EF 400mm f/2,8 IS USM telephoto lens

A fisherman is heading out in the morning and laying out his nets

DJ with a tattoo on his forearm at his Pioneer mixer table

Dough and flour on table

Architects are reviewing their project

Electrician in glasses is adjusting a wall outlet