Portrait photography is both challenging and rewarding. Whether your interest is in street photography or more formal styles of portrait photography, these articles will help you gain the skills you need to create beautiful portraits.

Natural light portraits

 

Why you should use natural light for portraits
How to shoot natural light portraits successfully

Portrait photography techniques

 

How to focus at wide apertures
Getting comfortable photographing strangers
Taking Portraits With Fujifilm Cameras

Developing portraits in Lightroom

 

How to develop portraits in Lightroom with the Vintage Portrait Presets
My Lightroom workflow (a professional portrait photographer's perspective)
Portrait retouching in Lightroom with Sleeklens develop presets
Create better B&W portraits with UltraBlack develop presets

Recommended portrait photography ebooks & Lightroom presets

 

The Candid Portrait ebook
Vintage Portrait Presets