The Style Mermaid by Kisty Mea

How-To-Be-A-Ghost Tutorial

Kisty Mea

There’s a reason why this photo was entitled as Heartbreak Hotel because I took this photo inside a hotel and I’m heartbroken because I’m telling you my “secrets” in photography, loljk. :p Anyway, this is less complex than the other tutorial (you should totally check that tutorial out if you haven’t) because it only requires two things: a camera and a model.

As I’ve said, I took this photo inside a hotel so I had an abundant supply of light. The available light you have will determine the settings of your camera but if you’re reading this and you’re currently checking in a posh hotel, then here are my settings:

There’s only one thing you need to remember to achieve this shot: The slower the shutter speed (like 1/3), the better. But again, this will all depend on how much light you have. It’s a trial and error and the results will depend on the available light and lens used (a lens with a fixed aperture will provide a different result from a ens with limited aperture range).

I used a remote control to take the photo. If you don’t have one, you can ask a friend to press the shutter-release button or use the self-timer. Anyway, once the shutter has been click, you either move or get out of the frame. In this photo, I did the latter. I was fast enough that the camera didn’t capture me leaving the bed. 

Pretty much, that’s it. You get a ghost-effect, lol. Again, don’t forget to photo-reply your results and for questions, use the comment box below this entry. Thank you! :)

Recent comments

I would love to hear your thoughts about this post. Don't forget to leave your blog/website, so I can visit yours when I have the time. Thank you! xo
Blog comments powered by Disqus

Notes

  1. krisharesknowledge reblogged this from kistymea
  2. tutorialsandstuffs reblogged this from kistymea
  3. hipstersdancing reblogged this from kistymea and added:
    There’s a reason why this photo was entitled as Heartbreak Hotel because I took this photo inside a hotel and I’m...