We've lost count on the days we were advised to stay at home (which is a privilege), and we miss wearing our ~pang-porma clothes~. If you find sharing your cool outfits on Instagram as a form of creative outlet, you can still do so! You just have to be innovative. Welcome to the era of home photoshoots.
Before, cafes and parks were the ~hottest~ photoshoot locations. Now that we're in quarantine, we have to be extra creative in taking OOTD pics. Celebrities and influencers are already producing content right at home. If you want to follow suit, see our key tips below:
Clean your space first.
You don't need to create some wild setup to pull off a home photoshoot. What you can do is to pick a random spot in your house and clear it of clutter. Arrange furniture and home accessories if you must. Also, take into account the lighting in your location—a well-lit area is always better.Continue reading below ↓
Prepare your outfit.
Influencers and celebs plan out their outfit posts in advance and allot a specific time for shooting. How many looks do you plan to take? Select the clothes, accessories, and footwear you'll be wearing. Plan your hair and makeup, too.Continue reading below ↓Recommended Videos
Set up your camera.
If you opt to utilize your phone camera's self-timer, place your device on a tripod or a sturdy space. If a family member can shoot for you, instruct her on the angles and how you want your photos to look.
Now that you know the basics, it's time to get inspo on how celebs and influencers have pulled off a home photoshoot. Check out where they did it below:
On your bed
Jennie Kim's DIY photoshoot for eyewear brand, Gentle Monster, is the best example.Continue reading below ↓
Against the cabinet
Don on a colorful top, a pretty hair accessory, and set
In front of a full-length mirror
Whether you opt to stand or sit on the floor, a full-length mirror will always help you ace a nice OOTD shot.Continue reading below ↓
By a blank wall
Find an empty space in your house or use a big piece of cloth as a blank backdrop.
At the "beach"
Vacations are totally out of the picture, so makeshift a beach setup at home. It's still summer, after all!Continue reading below ↓
At your workspace
Turn your office area into the perfect location for your OOTD content.
Near a big window
Natural lighting makes your photos 100 percent better. Time your shoot during golden hour for best results.Continue reading below ↓
In the garden
Plants are always to the eyes. Wear a colorful or white outfit for a nice contrast.Continue reading below ↓
At your doorstep
Your main door has so much potential! Place potted plants to add ~texture~ to your photo.Continue reading below ↓
By your gate
Try this if you're going for an industrial aesthetic.
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