No need to say “cheese”— you look great girlfriend! Just lean your head back a touch and begin to imagine… Make sure your fingertips are just barely touching the background and close your eyes. Click, click, click and we were done. The portrait we captured was stunning and I was really happy with the results.
The funny thing is that she had no idea what I was up to and, honestly, that can turn into a “creative opportunity” in most photo shoots. Certainly there is a degree of expectation on the shots you will deliver, but a little creative license can go a long way.