From Episode 586 of Our Weekly Photography Talk Show, The Grid

Join Scott Kelby in this enlightening video as he explores the essence of portrait photography, emphasizing the crucial role of selecting phenomenal subjects. Through a series of blind critiques, Scott dissects various portraits, highlighting the impact of subject choice on the overall quality of the image. From lighting techniques to composition, Scott explains how every element comes together to create memorable portraits that resonate with viewers. Whether you’re an aspiring photographer or seasoned pro, this video provides actionable advice and inspiration to help you take your portraits to the next level. Tune in and learn from one of the industry’s leading experts to unleash your creative potential and capture portraits that truly stand out!

To watch the entire episode, “Happy New Year! Blind Photo Critiques with Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna” head over to our YouTube channel. In this episode, Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna provide comprehensive reviews and critiques on viewer-submitted photography, with a primary focus on portraits and action shots, including sports and wild animals. Key elements, such as lighting, composition, and subject matter, are thoroughly discussed with insights on facilitating improvement.