Candid Photography: More Than a Snap Shot

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Taking photographs of people when they are not aware is the definition of candid photography. A photograph that you capture that is not posed will portray more emotion than a staged picture. Many magazine photographers use candid photography to capture the emotion and feelings of the people who are portrayed in their photos. It may seem that taking a candid photograph of a person is simple, but how can you elevate that shot from being a snap shot of friends to being a work of art?