Try not to capture a gray sky in your shots. Your pictures can appear dull and lifeless if you have too much gray sky in the background. Black and white photography may work better if shot on overcast days. If the sky is blue, however, but be careful with the lighting.
While sunny days may look beautiful in person, they are not so wonderful when it comes to taking photos. It causes awkward shadows, causes subjects to squint, and highlights unevenly. Early morning or twilight are ideal when doing an outdoor shoot.
Keep your arms close to your sides when you are holding the camera, and position your hands on each side and the bottom of the camera. This keeps the camera steady and prevent blurry shots. Putting your hands underneath the camera and lens, instead of having them on top, prevents you from dropping your camera accidentally.
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