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Profitable Portraits: The Photographer's Guide to Creating Portraits That Sell (Paperback)


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Profitable Portraits: The Photographer's Guide to Creating Portraits That Sell Cover Image


Featuring more than 100 sample portraits, this guide to professional portraiture uses many before-and-after images to reveal how simple changes in poses, camera angle, lighting, clothing, and location can dramatically improve images. Designed to meet the needs of professional photographers who would like to improve their business as well as serious amateurs seeking to begin professional work, this text includes tips for postsession digital retouching, instructions for effectively using Photoshop, and techniques for consistently producing flattering images of clients. Advice for creating an effective business plan that will create increased sales and repeat customers is also provided.

About the Author

Jeff Smith is the author of Corrective Lighting and Posing Techniques for Portrait Photographers, Outdoor and Location Portrait Photography, Posing for Portrait Photography, Professional Digital Portrait Photography, and Success in Portrait Photography. He lives in Fresno, California.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781584281528
ISBN-10: 1584281529
Publisher: Amherst Media
Publication Date: January 1st, 2005
Pages: 122
Language: English