Professional Children's Portrait Photography: Techniques and Images from Master Photographersby Lou Jacobs Jr.
Blending advice with example images, this guidebook marshals the wisdom and experience of 15 seasoned professionals to present a comprehensive resource on one of the most challenging subfields in the portrait-photography genre. Chapters feature the varied approaches and practices of each photographer while covering topics such as helping children warm up to the camera, choosing clothes for subjects to wear, and how to deal with kids who simply will not cooperate. Each professional also discusses the business techniques that have helped make his or her studio successfulincluding tips for pricing, hiring assistants, and effective marketing strategies to reach a target audience.
"The guide includes a variety of strategies for helping children warm up to the camera, building the lighting setup and portrait concepts." Studio Photography
This guide promises to help you improve your photography business by taking your images to the next level. Shutterbug
Meet the Author
Lou Jacobs, Jr., is a professional photographer and a regular contributor to "Rangefinder." He is the author of 30 photography books, including "How to Start and Operate a Digital Portrait Photography Studio," "Photographer's Lighting Handbook," and "Studio Lighting." He lives in Cathedral City, California.
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