studio portrait

What is studio portrait?

studio portrait meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:

A photograph of one or more persons, taken in the studio of a professional photographer, with the subject(s) formally posed against a backdrop, sometimes in special costume with props (see this example). The subject may be standing, seated, or seen from the shoulders up (example). Several shots may be taken from various angles to allow the client to select one or more proofs for final development.


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