Working from home means meeting with people on video chats like Zoom, Google Meet and FaceTime. It's easy to make yourself presentable on camera with a couple of simple tips for setting up your video.
First, you've gotta face it, the window is the best lamp. Turn your chair around so the natural light pours in on you.
Next, level with your camera.
Steady your device (camera, tablet, laptop, phone) on your table or desk, so that it is pointing at your eye level, even if you have to stack some books under it. You should be able to look your camera in the eye, level with it.
You can step up your game even more by composing your frame like a photographer would. Remember the SLFIE method:
So, whether you're meeting with colleague, students, family or friends, you can Zoom in with confidence.