Whether you want to improve your posing as a model in front on the camera or you’re a budding photographer looking to try and capture more natural shots of your subjects then Ohio-based photographer Jodee Ball has six simple tips that will transform your photos forever.
The clever photo series pictured below shows a before and after of Jodee’s instructions and the difference that they make is staggering. First, strike a carefree pose, turn your body away from the camera slightly and be careful with hand placement. Then it’s just the question of lowering your shoulders, bending your knee a little bit and subtly tilting your head. There you have it, you are now pretty much a model!.
Strike a carefree pose
Turn your body away from the camera by about three quarters
Be careful with your hands
Lower your shoulders
Bend your knee
Tilt your head slightly