Posing is an art form that takes practice. Check out these 6 videos with posing tips from expert photographers. How to pose so you don't look fat in photos. Now if I can just remember all the tricks when I pose for my next picture
The still life photographers' guide to lighting: 4 techniques, 4 different effects
HOW TO MAKE SPARKLER MESSAGES *Use a tripod *Set camera mode to M (manual) *Set f/stop to f5.6 *Set shutter speed to 4 (4 seconds) or slower (make the shutter speed faster for more defined words) *Set white balance to Tungsten *Make sure everyone writes their letters backwards!