3 Tips to taking Better Pictures

As a blogger, pictures make up half of my content. So to say that they’re important is an understatement. Since I’m taking a class on video production, I’ve already learned a lot about how different

Adjust the White Balance

This is the simplest thing you can do to improve an image. The white balance is adjusting is usually labeled AWB or just WB in your phone or camera. All you have to do is adjust it to the setting you’re in (e.g sunlight, fluorescent light, etc.). People overlook this and think I can edit the picture later so it can look a lot better. You can but after a while it becomes a pain in the ass to adjust when you can adjust this before hand.

Note: You can do the “white paper test”, by using something white to see if the image is properly balanced.

Take Pictures in Natural Sunlight

I know it may seem like the most obvious choice, but from time to time it does become tempting to take a picture at night. I remember doing this in my photography class last semester and though they seemed fine on the camera screen. Sadly, when it is time to edit most of them were blurry. and it really broke my heart.

The Rule of Thirds

We’ve all seen the grid function before and for the longest time, I had no idea what it was for. Well it’s actually pretty cool. It’s a guide to help you align your subject with the lines and make your picture more balanced. it’s a small thing but it makes a world of a difference.

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XOXO Sophia

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