Of course, you can take your own dating photos! Anyone can push a button on a camera and produce a photo. But that doesn’t mean that the profile pics will be the kind of photos that will win you looks and responses on a dating site – especially when you’re taking it yourself.
How to make a profile picture!
There are four ways of taking your own profile pictures to put on a dating site.
You can hold your arm out in front of you
You can take a still from a webcam
You can stand in front of a mirror
You can ask a friend to photograph you
You’ll see each of these approaches as you browse profile pics on dating sites, and you’ll see the drawbacks with each of them. They don’t deliver the quality dates online singles are looking for. Just take a look at this video to see what we mean.
Taking your own online dating photos is a bad idea, unless, of course, you want to stay single.