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Some splendid ways to take better CANDID PHOTOGRAPHY

Some splendid ways to Take Better CANDID PHOTOGRAPHY


Candid Photography Means

Capture unplanned moments of someone’s emotions is well known in Candid Photography. It is a type of secret photography which is most special and cause of happiness whenever you see in the sad mood. The most important thing is that the subject forgets you have to carry a camera and not paying attention, it would be a natural golden moment captured.

Am always said make fun with photography, Candid photography is an art of observation.

A Beginner’s TIPS to Candid Photography


Candid photography has the higher value because of naturally acting than awkwardly posed photos with fake smiles.

While taking a candid shot can seem tense or tired, I’m going to discuss here few tips that will help you extend the stunning or successful quality of your shot.

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  • The Subject unknowing they’re being photographed

The first thing you should make sure that your subjects are not paying attention. It will always be natural when the subjects know nobody observed them and they can show their inner and do everything relaxed.

  • Carry your Camera Everywhere for Candid Photography

For candid photography, you have to carry your camera everywhere because we are walking with thousands of subjects which can be captured/ for example, on a tour, during window shopping, (Strangers) someone to ask the directions.

  • Be patience and Trained your eyes

When you are moving with the subject your eyes should be trained to capture the precious moment. As I told this type of photography is an art of observation. I recommend you to have a lot of patience to find a subject to shoot.

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  • Shot from Back

If someone may not want a photo taken in this situation try to capture with your camera at hip height. This gives you an exciting perspective candid shot.

  • Catch people in the exact moment

Try to spend some time with the subject to take the best result and details of what’s going on in a photo. This is important when you are at your job, move slowly and quietly for unnoticed and blend in by wearied similar clothes. Notice and observe is the skill that develops you to as a candid photographer.


  • Shot in Burst Mode

In the candid photography, you haven’t much chance to take lots of clicks of the unpredictable people. Maybe sometimes you will be shocked at what you exactly find, what you captured but in burst mode shooting expand the chance of getting the perfect shot.

By taking the advice that I have suggested, you’ll become superior at taking the most exciting forms of Candid photography.



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