How to Express Yourselves as a Couple on Camera

Posing in front of a camera is easier said than done. Especially when it can get quite a bit awkward if there are a lot of people watching you. Some photographers even claimed that it could be hard to bring out the most natural look out of couples in front of the camera as it requires several factors to do so.

However, they also said that despite this type of shoot being challenging and difficult, it is also where the most beautiful and raw of emotions come to life. If you want to express yourselves better in front of the camera, it is better to trust your photographer since he or she would have taken the best photography course in singapore to know how you can work your expressions and poses.

At first, you might get overwhelmed and a bit stressed with all the instructions and suggestions your photographer will be throwing out for you and your significant other. Relax, take a deep breath, and trust in one another and you will definitely be in for a successful photoshoot session.

Also, to help you and your significant other releases the tension for your photo shoot, here are some fool-proof ways to get you started:

Bid Goodbye To Unnatural Looking Poses
Say adieu to stiff-looking prom poses! Instead, you want to feel that a real connection between the two of you. Instead of doing scripted, unnatural looking poses, try to look candid and relax. Take a deep breath and flash your sweetest smile by thinking of the happiness that is right in front of you—your future husband or wife.

Right Clothing
Donning the right pieces of clothing can help you feel better and more confident. Being comfortable in what you are wearing greatly reflects in your facial expression, that is why the choice of outfit is very important. Dress according to your theme and what you are expected to do in a photo shoot, choose clothes that are complementary to one another to create a strong, familiar bond with your significant other.

Avoid Stalling
If you want to make realistic shots and look very expressive in every photo, do not restrict your movements. Get moving to avoid stiffening and looking unnatural. Think about happy things and do what you both are usually doing, for example, goofing around and making funny faces. Sometimes, doing what you both are naturally doing helps in bringing out your natural, beautiful expressions to be captured by the camera.

Setting The Mood
You want to set the mood just right before your photo shoot, and to do so, you both need to relax and just talk about the most random things to relieve you of nervousness and feeling of awkwardness. The best wedding photographers will be able to help you relax and have fun with the photo shoot. Do not think about that there will be other people in the room, rather, think about that it will just be you and the love of your life making memories you will be treasured for a lifetime.

Out of everything, what you should feel is to be comfortable and relieved of nervousness. Just be yourself, and everything will definitely be set into place.

If you will like to find out more about the Chris Ling International Photographers, feel free to give us a call at 6327 8880 or drop us an email at for more information.

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