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Robert Capa, a famous photojournalist once said, “If your pictures aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough.” It’s not just about zooming in with your lens, either. It’s about getting physically closer to people and getting to know them better. It’s also about spending a little time with a stranger before taking their photo. That helps build the trust and comfort that’ll come through in your pictures. Walk up to your subject with a simple wave and a smile to help communicate that you mean no harm.

Ask permission to take a photo if they speak the same language as you. If you don’t share a language, try learning some basic phrases ahead of time, gesture at your camera and ask through expression. Of course if someone doesn’t want their picture taken, it’s imperative to respect their wishes and move on — people are always more important than photographs. National Geographic writes that “making great pictures is primarily a mental process.” What makes you want to photograph the person or place? How might you describe it to a friend, and what adjectives would you use? Are there details you can focus on that tell a story?

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Maybe it’s a dry, arid desert, captured by focusing on the patterns of cracked earth. Or a prairie that’s photographed with the horizon at the bottom of the frame, to help create a sense of the open sky and tranquility. Or maybe it’s the story of a deft artisan, fingernails covered in wet clay as she molds a pot. When you’re on the road it can be tough to eat right and make sure you get all the right nutrients. I started taking daily supplements of Multi-Vitamin, Fish Oil capsules and Vitamin D and it helps a lot. Especially the Vitamin D since I don’t get to see the sun a lot during the winter in Sweden.

Sennheiser HD-25 Headphones

It’s difficult to recreate the grandeur of a vast landscape in the confines of a picture frame. But one way to add a sense of depth to your photos is to compose them with objects in the foreground that support the scene. It can be as simple as a winding road through a national park, or some rocks to show off the local geology.

If you’re taking photos of people during normal daylight hours, a quick way to get more flattering light is to move the person out of direct sunlight. The light is much “softer” and doesn’t cast stark, unflattering shadows across their facial features. Even better, have someone stand next to an open door or window as the single source of light.

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大学卒業後、大手企業に勤めるも、
朝6時起床、24時帰宅、給料はそこそこ多かったが
必要経費で右から左の生活に疑問を覚え副業を開始。

2013年 独立
株式会社JAPAN.WAV設立
2013年9月 輸出で月商1000万円突破
2015年2月 輸出コンサルティングスタート
2016年1月 書籍「ヒットの予感2016」に掲載
2016年7月 株式会社ジーオーディ設立
2016年9月 書籍「自由人の条件」amazon1位
2018年10月 株式会社Maximize Sales設立
2018年12月 年間売り上げが6億5千万円を突破
2019年2月 東京ビッグサイト「ECフェア2019」出展
2019年2月 新聞社の取材を受ける

現在は4社を経営し、

・BtoBの越境EC事業
・BtoCのスクール事業
・リストマーケティング事業
・サービスプロデュース事業
・投資事業
・コンサルティング・セミナー事業
・システム開発・インフラ構築

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