How to photograph people

Female Fire Fighter with red nail polish See camera and lens details
1/2000s  52mm  f/5,6

Tattoo Artist is working in his studio See camera and lens details
1/125s  50mm  f/2,8

A software developer is coding on his Macbook Pro See camera and lens details
1/50s  35mm  f/1,4

When photographing people, always show respect to the individual, never putting them in situations where they are not comfortable and where you or someone can use the pictures in a negative way afterwards.

When taking pictures of people there can be a lot of things to think about. At we aim for giving you help and support for a lot of different motives, so please choose among the categories below.

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