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Directing & Posing for Headshots | Back to Basics with Peter Hurley – Headshot Posing Tips We Love

by May 3, 2022Model Resources, Resources0 comments

Whether your subject is a model or not, it’s important to make a connection when taking headshots. Join Peter Hurley in his photo studio as he teaches you how to direct and pose anyone so they look good in photos. Do you have a favorite Hurleyism?

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Back to Basics with Peter Hurley
- Natural and Continuous Lighting:
- Speedlights and Strobes:

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- 21 Questions:

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0:00 Intro
0:18 The Importance of Connection
2:39 Demo
6:33 Final Thoughts
7:28 Outro

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