Tag: how to shoot a portrait

Behind the scenes of an award-winning portrait.

Reading Time: 4 minutes “As a photographer, you are basically only able to create an image of how you see someone rather than maybe what is really there,” says Jenny Lewis, whose portraiture has been published in two books, and whose work was selected for the inaugural Portrait of Britain show

14 June 2017

Portraiture and the importance of being patient.

Reading Time: 3 minutes How do you shoot a great portrait? It’s all about connection, says Dan Wilton, one of the Portrait of Britain winners last year. “Sometimes that can be hard – especially with very short shoots – but that’s one of the challenges and one of the reasons I love it so much.”

25 May 2017