Key Thoughts on Local Close-up
- Nov 19, 2019
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To make a good local close-up, it is not just zoom-in to the telescope, or press the shutter as close as possible to the subject. Seriously speaking, we should observe and find out the local pictures that are worth recording before shooting, and then combine the shooting techniques with the flexible matching of the elements of the scene environment in order to make a deep impression. Special works of engraving.
Priority Idea Communication in Local Close-up
Before we start, let's see how the image charm of local features and its impact on viewers will be. Just like shooting minimalist style works, local close-ups can also be regarded as a kind of design composition, the purpose is to hope for accurate or ingenious close-ups, and through the light, color, lines on the scene... Equivalent observation creates visual impact beyond conventional ones. Local close-ups usually have two forms of expression: one is to directly shoot the subject, but only to frame the local focus to enhance the core value of the picture; the other is to deliberately re-shape the focus of the image by shooting and other parts related to the subject, and the feelings of such works are often more. It's exciting, and viewers can also use these unique visual appeal images to understand what the photographer wants to say. However, no matter what kind of shooting method is used, because it is through local images to interpret the story in the picture, so how to successfully convey the image idea is an important topic for the photographer to think about first!
_When shooting, the author intentionally captures only the parts of two trees. The author wants to express the idea of inheritance. Do you see that?
_Mothers and newborns hold each other's hands and wrap each other. A simple close-up photo successfully conveys the thoughts of parents all over the world.
The devil hides in the details.
Generally speaking, people rarely shoot local close-ups, the biggest reason is that they can not find a place to shoot from the immediate picture. To break this dilemma, we need to cultivate keen observation. Because we are too accustomed to all kinds of things happening around us everyday, our subconscious will naturally ignore the seemingly insignificant local images, so the first step to find a local image worth recording is to display the spirit of "looking for the devil in detail". That is to say, when we observe the vision, we may pay more attention to the "small picture" in the picture, such as the kind old man, if we look closely at his face texture full of vicissitudes of life, such a local image is enough to tell us how many life experiences; or when we look at the bride in the limousine, we can try to focus on it. Put it in her hand and the fan she wants to throw out. Does this scene highlight her reluctance to give up her parents and mother's family? After learning to observe local pictures, we will find that there are more opportunities to tell stories with images, and at the same time, it can guide the viewer to open the window of thinking, thus improving the intangible value of the images recorded.
_Try to find more small pictures in the pictures, you can also easily let the images tell stories for you.
_This is the little girl just learned to walk when the shoot, deliberately focused on her small foot climbing stairs, as if to see her hard expression.
Application of subtractive photography
So in fact, local close-ups are also an application of subtraction photography. It can be imagined that when we want to shoot telescopes or minimalist themes, we need to think about the composition of the picture, frame the image center of gravity in the way of turnip removal, and shoot local close-ups is the same reason, but we need to use a more delicate mind to find the relevance that corresponds to the subject, or think about it. What mood or idea can be expressed by close-up pictures to make the image more persuasive and to successfully arouse the audience's resonance. Therefore, how to use the lens in hand to shoot works that break the deadlock in composition and how to make subtraction photography to the utmost.
_In fact, as long as we try to find out the key points in the picture that are worthy of local close-up, an original ordinary image can also successfully attract attention.
Suggestions on the Use of Equipment
In fact, unless commercial photography captures close-up pictures, special attention will be paid to the matching of cameras, lenses and lighting equipment. Otherwise, in local image creation, players should use their familiar camera or lens focus as the main tool, in order to effectively capture satisfactory images in the time that must be contested in seconds. Product. For a high-end walkman, its lightweight portability is quite suitable for capturing local stories in street shooting; the high quality and high performance of a single eye make the photographer calmly face the special environment or compact shooting itinerary; even the now quite popular smart phone, equipped with App with rich filter functions, can be shot at will. There are local images of fu. Of course, if you care about the final texture rendering of the image, you should choose the body that can record RAW file format to ensure greater flexibility in post-processing.