This YouTube video provides a great introduction to taking professional quality portraits, with tips on everything from composition to color correction. The video is easy to follow and provides great results.
00:00:00 This YouTube video teaches beginners how to take professional portraits using techniques learned from YouTube. For inspiration, the video provides a list of photographers' portfolios. The author then goes on to shoot a blackpink photo for inspiration.
00:05:00 This video demonstrates how to take pro portraits using simple, easy-to-follow instructions. The photographer uses references such as Calvin Klein shoots and Theo Wenner to help them create a model portfolio-ready photo shoot.
00:10:00 The video demonstrates how to take professional-quality portraits using a smartphone, by using continuous lighting and a seamless backdrop of c-stands. The final photographs look amazing, and the process of selecting the final photos is difficult but rewarding.
00:15:00 In this video, the presenter demonstrates how to take pro portraits using a variety of settings that help to improve the overall image quality. They also discuss how to adjust the exposure, color, and texture of the photos. The presenter then exports the photos to jpegs for further editing.
00:20:00 The presenter demonstrates how to take pro portraits using basic photo editing techniques, including adjusting color, contrast, and saturation. The video finishes with a demonstration of how to apply these techniques to black and white photos.
00:25:00 In this video, a beginner takes pro portraits using various techniques, including color balancing and selective color. The results look good, and the video ends with a look at the final photos.
00:30:00 The video discusses how to take pro portraits using the basics of color correction and composition. The video finishes with a demonstration of how to color the in-between moments of a candid photo, achieving a filmish look while still looking modern.