Photography Quickies with Steve Niedorf: Photographing Family Gatherings

Photography Quickies with Steve Niedorf: Photographing Family Gatherings
Published Mar 28, 2014 by: Ultimate PhotoGuide

Since it’s Thanksgiving Day and we are all about to be surrounded by our loved ones, we wanted to share a few quick tips on how to photograph and film your family’s event in unique ways that can help tell a story for years to come. In this tutorial Steve Niedorf teaches us a few professional photography tips and techniques for capturing great film footage at an event such as a birthday party or family gathering. He recommends shooting a lot of footage, finding a unique approach (theme, story or context) that works for your families dynamics, varying your angle, zoom and lighting to capture memorable actions, reactions and facial expressions.