These our tips for manually creating prompts for Midjourney. There is also another technique of using GPT-4 to generate ideal Midjourney prompts.
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professional color grading, soft shadows, no contrast, clean sharp focus, film photography
Keep prompts short
The AI needs to know what the focus and subject of the image is.
Achieve one thing with each image. Stay on topic. You can augment in photoshop later.
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Think like a Photographer
Camera angle can be changed, lighting can be changed, depth of field. Imagine what a photographer would do with an image and tell the AI using photography terms.
cinema film photography
award winning studio photography
Depth of Field
f-stop 1.2, depth of field, focus stacking, macro photography
Cotton: white or off-white
Wool: gray, brown, or black
Silk: gold, silver, or pastel shades
Leather: brown, black
Flax: natural, beige
Oceans, lakes, rivers
Blue Curacao: blue
Antifreeze: bright green
Iron oxide: red, yellow, brown
Henna: reddish brown
Ochre: yellow, orange, red