How to Take Impressive Portraits While Traveling


Grab a friend and head outdoors! Whether you're a travel photographer looking to go beyond the typical tourist photo, or a landscape photographer trying to add a subject to your image, Maria Perez is here to help. In this video, she shares her tips for choosing a lens focal length, composing your frame, and posing your subject outdoors. If you have any other tips on taking great portraits while traveling, let us know in the Comments section, below.

  • 0:00 - Introduction
  • 0:21 - Wide-Angle Portraits
  • 1:03 - Standard Lens (35mm or 50mm)
  • 1:27 - Telephoto (70-200m, 200-600m)
  • 2:08 - Final Thoughts