Great photos using Tilt-Shift lenses for portraits

One look I have always loved that can give your portraits that unique edge is using a Tilt-Shift lens (or photoshop method) to create portraits with. There are so many cool things you can do with Tilt-Shift lenses, from creating miniature landscapes to really cool portraits. For portraits tilt shift lenses can really create a powerful image by focusing the viewers eye on a certain part of the shot and controlling depth of field in a unreal type of way. Check out these awesome tilt-shift portraits for a little Monday inspiration.

Also if you want to check out some cool examples of Tilt-Shift photography for cityscapes and landscapes, check out this collection: 10 amazing examples of tilt shift photography. And if you want a quick tutorial on how to make a tilt-shift looking photo using Photoshop check this out: How to make a tilt-shift photo in Photoshop.


Portrait - Tilt/Shift

Minga against a birch


The Enchanted Forest

Fran tilt-shifted



Do you have a great tilt-shift photo to share? Head over to our facebook page and post one on our wall:

And for all you DSLR movie shooters out there, tilt shift lenses aren’t just for still images. They can make pretty cool movie clips from your shoots as well:

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Author: Mark

Mark is a fine art wedding and portrait photographer from Northern California. He has been passionate about photography since childhood and started his studio 12 years ago to bring a fresh style of photography to the wedding and portrait world.

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