Leah Cook’s 15 tips on maternity photography is peppered throughout with advice on how to keep the mother comfortable during the shoot. It’s a great starting point to putting yourself in the shoes of other subjects with mobility needs too.
Medium user Hugo Alberg describes his first foray into studio lighting in "Intro to Studio Photography — By a Beginner for Beginners". What a privilege to be able to use someone you love as your subject.
One of Brian Smith's tips for shooting portraits is to get down to the eye level of the subject: in one case, a young child in a button-down with a popped collar against a harsh red wall surveiling his environment. Read more in "8 Tips Every Beginning Portrait Photographer Should Know", by Jill Waterman.