How To Take A Good Profile Picture...
Follow our quick tips to creating a decent profile picture, and make sure that your online dating profile stands out.
When you see a camera, do you get an overwhelming urge to run in the opposite direction? Don't worry, there is a solution. Profile pictures aren't just a way of showing what you look like, they can also be a great way to show another side of your personality. Love walking? Take your photo on a scenic country stroll. Love going to festivals? Get your best tents / wellies / cider snaps out! Everyone looks good when they look happy, so use an action shot – show off your personality.
Say No to Web-Cam shots
It is the easiest option, but it is also incredibly boring and unimaginative - if online daters can see that you've put effort in to your photo, they will be much more inclined to find out more.
If you're feeling really brave, video profiles are a great way to show another side to your personality, all you need is a web cam and something to say! It's a chance to show off your creativity too, especially for the music lovers, just think of all the soundtrack opportunities...
Ask for Help….
Do not under any circumstances, think it is a good idea to take a picture of yourself, using your phone, in front of a mirror!! Get a friend or family member to take a nice picture of you; with a welcoming grin and trying not to look too uncomfortable!
And there we have it, 4 quick tips for getting the most out of your profile picture. Have fun!