Photography Quickies with Gavin Hoey: Best Focal Length for a Head Shot Portrait

Photography Quickies with Gavin Hoey: Best Focal Length for a Head Shot Portrait
Published Jun 16, 2016 by: Adorama

Knowing the best focal length for shooting portrait isn’t as easy as it may sound. Shooting a head shot with a wide angle lens gives a very different result to moving further away and shooting with a telephoto lens but both might be the look you’re after. In this video Gavin Hoey takes the same head shot at several focal lengths in a small or home studio and compare the results.