How to Pose For Photos, aka Instagram 101

Knowing how to pose for pictures—especially if you aren’t a trained model—can be way more difficult than we ever expect it to be. 

So, we talked to two models & two influencers to get  some major tips on how they pose for photos

The posing tips we’ve collected are meant to serve as ways to find your confidence in taking pictures—not make you look like someone else.

Consider this a masterclass in how to pose for pictures, according to models and influencers who do it all the time.

Know Your Angles

Check Your Lighting

Relax Your Face  & Body

Take Bursts of Photos

Demonstrate Good Posture

Gather Inspo From Your Favorite Models & Celebs

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