A TikToker and self-proclaimed posing professional shares hacks for individuals who look 'awkward in pictures' — her newest suggestions are impressed by celebrities on the 2023 Met Gala

  • TikToker and self-proclaimed posing professional Christine Buzan shares posing suggestions. 
  • Also called @lookgoodinphotos on TikTok, Buzan has a following of 1.5 million.
  • Not too long ago, she shared posing suggestions impressed by celebrities on the 2023 Met Gala.

Strike a pose, there’s nothing to it. Or is there? Posing in pictures does not come naturally to many and a few individuals really feel that they appear awkward whereas taking footage.

That could be why TikTok creator and self-proclaimed posing professional Christine Buzan, who goes by @lookgoodinphotos, has a powerful following of 1.5 million. 

Buzan usually shares posing recommendations on her platform by analyzing celebrities’ poses. She additionally presents posing hacks tailor-made to numerous settings comparable to at a restaurant or a household gathering.

Following the 2023 Met Gala on Monday, Buzan shared a collection of movies on her TikTok account, the place she breaks down celebrities’ poses on the pink carpet occasion.

Within the first video of her 2023 Met Gala collection posted on Tuesday, Buzan shared a posing tip that she claims “will immediately make your pictures look higher” by analyzing singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers on the occasion.

@lookgoodinphotos PHOEBE BRIDGERS MET GALA 2023 RED CARPET POSING HACK | Awkward in pictures? Check out this one posing hack Phoebe Bridgers did on the 2023 Met Gala Crimson Carpet! ❌ Don’t step right into a pose and maintain it between a number of photographs. The longer you maintain a pose, the extra stiff and awkward you’ll look— particularly in locations that present pressure in pictures like your fingers, jaw and eyes! ✅ As an alternative, barely change the place of your head and shoulders in between every shot. This can make your pose look extra dynamic and offer you a greater shot at getting pictures that you just like! #PhoebeBridgers #posingtips #celebrityposes #MetGalaRedCarpet #MetGala2023 ♬ authentic sound – CHRISTINE BUZAN | POSING TIPS

“Lots of the occasions when individuals pose for pictures, they’re going to strike their pose after which they’re going to simply keep there,” Buzan stated within the video, including that the longer one stays in a single pose, the extra stiff and awkward they’re going to are inclined to look.

“As an alternative of simply standing there, she’s making slight changes to each her shoulders and her head in between every shot, and this makes positive that she will get her greatest angle each single time, and her pose appears just a little bit extra dynamic,” Buzan explains whereas a video of the Bridgers on the Met Gala performs within the background.

In her hottest video of the collection, which has shut to a few million views as of Could 3, Buzan breaks down how Jennifer Lopez directs her photographer on the occasion. 


“Principally she’s asking the photographer to go from a decrease angle, after which to tilt the digital camera upwards so it is taking a look at her from a decrease angle going up,” Buzan stated within the video. 

A decrease digital camera angle will make the topic look taller and longer, stated the TikToker, including that the digital camera could be held on the top of 1’s abdomen however simply tilted again barely. 

Buzan additionally explains in a video how celebrities like Anne Hathaway, Sydney Sweeney, and Doja Cat are capable of make the outdated “teapot” pose look “extra up to date and stylish.” She factors out that reasonably than grabbing onto their waist, these girls can all be seen casually putting their fingers on the facet of the hip.  

Insider has reached out to Christine Buzan for remark.