How to take good portrait pictures?
The best way to improve on taking portraits is to keep doing it, keep experimenting, trying out new things, and stay positive. Here are some videos that might help you out.
Working with a model:
& How to light properly:
|AF4_2483 Surfing the Serengeti by DaveInHouston|
from Hot Air Balloon view
|Peregrine Falcon by Psychic1|
from Best Wildlife Photo of the Week - 4