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The Photographer's Guide to Posing, 1st Edition by Lindsay Adler

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I.3 Boudoir photography is all about creating and flattering curves. We will talk about several techniques for creating curves, including narrowing points (a pose that purposefully narrows at the bottom of the frame).

Is Pose a Four-Letter Word?

I’ve worked with subjects who have begged not to look too posed and specifically insisted upon candids. But is this really what they mean?

For them, pose is a four-letter word. They associate posing with stiff body positions and uncomfortable expressions. Candids are informal images, typically taken without the subject knowing they are being photographed. People often associate candids with relaxed, natural ...

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