Portrait photography or portraiture in photography is a photograph of a person or
group of people that captures the personality of the subject by using effective
lighting, backdrops, and poses. Photography of people can be broken down into
numerous categories. It is important for photographers to identify separate styles in
order to choose the right creative direction for future projects. Being able to
understand different styles will also help you to organize existing work in a portfolio.
Below is a list of fundamental styles that relate to portrait photography.
MATERNITY PORTRAIT LIFESTYLE PORTRAIT