How to Shoot Your Own Backgrounds
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Why Using Your Own Images is Better than Stock
Using stock images are an easy way to create a composite, but shooting your own backgrounds will probably take you the same amount of time if not less. It also gives you more control over the camera angle and overall view of the scene. Today we went to downtown Chicago and took advantage of some beautiful places the city has to offer.
Bring a Fancy Camera
Sometimes having a DSLR camera can get you access to places you wouldn’t be able to get in otherwise. If you LOOK professional often times people will treat you likewise. Asking politely won’t hurt either.