How to photograph people

Canon photographer with his Canon EF 400mm f/2,8 IS USM telephoto lens See camera and lens details
1/320s  135mm  f/5,6

Sound producer at his mixing table See camera and lens details
1/25s  17mm  f/2,8

An asian teacher is educating her students in the forest See camera and lens details
1/200s  150mm  f/4,5

When photographing people, always show respect to the individual, never putting them in situations where they are not comfortable and where you or someone can use the pictures in a negative way afterwards.

When taking pictures of people there can be a lot of things to think about. At we aim for giving you help and support for a lot of different motives, so please choose among the categories below.

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