Whether you are a pro or a layman, it's always better to learn some tricks from some of the most popular userson the platform? We have scouted through some Instagram interview series, and here are 10 tips right from the experts that will absolutely help you to get your next best Insta Snap.
Tip 1. According to Ira Block, a National Geographic Photographer, a powerful Instagram image should have strong colors and very defined shapes and lines. So, always look for strong colors, shapes, and lines.
Tip 2. Dan Cole, a Instagram user, recommends to turn on the grid feature on your smartphone camera to get a balance on subject.
Tip 3. Photographer and co-founder of Tandem Reportages, Matilde Gattoni, believes the lens of the phone camera absorbs light in a different way when compared to traditional cameras.
Image Source- Matilde Gattoni
It offers great possibilities to play with light coming from above or behind the subject. So, next time onwards get playful with light from unexpected places.
Tip 4. Taking pictures from unusual viewpoints can transform your normal objects into photography masterpieces is the belief of Mike Kus, a UK based photographer and graphic designer. So try to shoot from different angles.
Tip 5. Bad weather equals to good photographs. 'Get outdoors when there's snow, fog or rain' thinks Pete Souza, the chief official White House photographer.
Tip 6. Recently Instagram has added portrait mode. Take advantage of this mode to emphasize the length of a scene.
Tip 7. Use patches of light to your advantage. The amazing thing about using patches of light from the sun when taking a photo is that you'll always get something different.
Tip 8. With night modes and night filters, these days our smartphone camera can do magic. So, even if it is dark, stay out and capture.
Tip 9. Often times, over-edited shots can be unappealing. When editing with filters, keep your edits simple.
Tip 10. Last but not the least it is the caption that makes a picture more appealing. The best captions encourage people to engage.