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By Michelle Perkins

Subsequent to lights, posing is the main hard point of photography—with such a lot of physique elements to seize, the probabilities are unending, and it’s all too effortless to make a mistaken flip. This illustrated reference presents either beginner shutterbugs and pro professionals with the appropriate position to show whilst short of speedy posing thoughts and clean rules. Containing 500 modern pictures by way of major photographers, this critical handbook explains posing basics in addition to find out how to create a flattering, feature-specific photograph—one that makes a speciality of the top, shoulders, hands, torso, or feet—in diversified degrees of close-ups, from head-shots to full-lengths.

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PHOTOGRAPH BY DAN BROUILLETTE. PLATE 239. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 242. PHOTOGRAPH BY DEBORAH LYNN FERRO. PLATE 240. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 241. PHOTOGRAPH BY DEBORAH LYNN FERRO. PLATE 243. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 244 (FAR LEFT). PHOTOGRAPH BY TIM SCHOOLER. PLATE 245 (LEFT). PHOTOGRAPH BY TIM SCHOOLER. PLATE 246 (LEFT). PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFFREY AND JULIA WOODS. PLATE 247 (BELOW). PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 248. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 249. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH.

PLATE 137. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 138. PHOTOGRAPH BY HERNAN RODRIGUEZ. PLATE 139. PHOTOGRAPH BY HERNAN RODRIGUEZ. PLATE 141. PHOTOGRAPH BY BILLY PEGRAM. PLATE 140. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFFREY AND JULIA WOODS. PLATE 142. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 143. PHOTOGRAPH BY WES KRONINGER. PLATE 144. PHOTOGRAPH BY WES KRONINGER. PLATE 145. PHOTOGRAPH BY WES KRONINGER. PLATE 146. PHOTOGRAPH BY WES KRONINGER. PLATE 147 (ABOVE). PHOTOGRAPH BY VICKI TAUFER. PLATE 148. PHOTOGRAPH BY CHRIS NELSON. PLATE 149 (ABOVE).

PLATE 113. PHOTOGRAPH BY STEPHEN DANTZIG. PLATE 114. PHOTOGRAPH BY STEPHEN DANTZIG. PLATE 116. PHOTOGRAPH BY CHERIE STEINBERG COTE. PLATE 115. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 118. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 117. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 119. PHOTOGRAPH BY CHERIE STEINBERG COTE. PLATE 120 (ABOVE). PHOTOGRAPH BY ROLANDO GOMEZ. PLATE 121 (LEFT). PHOTOGRAPH BY ROLANDO GOMEZ. PLATE 122. PHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF SMITH. PLATE 123. PHOTOGRAPH BY TIM SCHOOLER. PLATE 124. PHOTOGRAPH BY CHRIS NELSON.

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