Sorry, but I have to rant. You have a pale skin model on white sheets, white walls, near a large window with harsh midday sunlight. The meter in your camera in having a fit over all the white. So you end up blowing out the highlights and it looks like CRAP! STOOOPP!

You need to adjust your scene before shooting. Use a different colored sheet...
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untapped_po10tial:
Yeah. White bed, with white sheets and white walls. It's not a trend I'm enjoying...

I have been studying more about portrait photography lately. Learning about posing your subject, studying the light and field of view.

There are certain rules. Don't cut off hands and feet. Letting limps leave and reenter the frame. Etc. I then browse through photo sets on here and chuckle at the many rule infractions.

The great thing about photography is it is always open...
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nebula:
I like to think of those rules as more...guidelines. A lot of my favorite shots aren't necessarily "correct." Pushing boundaries with composition can get you some really fantastic shots though (and also a lot of weird ones you'll delete forever haha)
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My list of SG's and Hopefuls I'd like to someday work with keeps growing. Even though the likelihood of ever working with any of them will never exist.

It is difficult to sell yourself as a legit photog, and not just some 'creepy guy with camera'.

I just need to find a better way to market myself.

Rant over. (Steps down from soapbox)

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untapped_po10tial:
I'm talking about Millie Mie, of course lol
boomboom0520:
I'd like to talk Millie into doing a SG shoot. 🙏😁