How to take a picture: taking a picture seems to be easy. First, you point the camera at the image you are trying to capture. Next, you look through the viewfinder of the camera to get the desired framing. After that, you have to either manually or automatically focus the camera depending on what type of camera it is. Also, you have to adjust to the correct lighting either manually or automatically. After all of that, you press down the shutter button. The hard part of taking pictures is the composition. Usually, good pictures are the result of paying careful attention to some basic elements of composition together with appropriate lighting and an interesting subject. There is no correct way to take a picture.