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Capture the perfect Instagram selfie on the Yarra River

Capture the perfect instagram selfie on the Yarra River


Are you looking to up your Instagram game and capture the ultimate selfie? Look no further than hiring a boat on the Yarra River with Melbourne Boat Hire. With its stunning backdrop of Melbourne’s cityscape and picturesque surroundings, the Yarra River provides the perfect setting for a memorable and envy-inducing Instagram selfie. Here are some tips to help you get the ultimate Instagram selfie when hiring a self-drive hire boat or Skippered Cruise on the Yarra River.

1. Choose the right boat: When hiring a boat, choose a luxurious and spacious area to move around and find the perfect spot for your selfie. Look for boats with comfortable seating, making posing and capturing the perfect shot easier.

2. Timing is everything: Plan your boat hire during the golden hour, the hour after sunrise or before sunset. The soft, warm light during this time of day will give your selfie a magical glow and make the cityscape in the background even more stunning.

3. Find your angle: Experiment with different angles and perspectives to find the most flattering angle for your selfie. Try holding the camera slightly above your eye level for a more flattering shot, or experiment with different poses and expressions to add personality to your photo.

4. Use props and accessories: Bring along some fun props or accessories to make your selfie stand out. A cute hat, sunglasses, or a colorful inflatable float can add a playful touch to your photo and make it more visually attractive.

5. Capture the surroundings: While focusing on you, remember to capture the beautiful surroundings of the Yarra River. Include the Melbourne city skyline, the lush greenery along the river banks, or even a passing boat to add depth and interest to your photo.

6. Edit and enhance: Once you’ve taken your selfie, use photo editing apps to enhance the colors, brightness, and contrast of your photo. You can also experiment with filters to give your image a unique and eye-catching look.

7. Be confident and have fun: The most essential tip for capturing the ultimate Instagram selfie is to be sure and have fun. Let your personality shine through in your photo, and don’t be afraid to show off your unique style and creativity.

By following these tips, you’re sure to capture the ultimate Instagram selfie when hiring a boat on the Yarra River. So grab your camera, gather your friends, and get ready for an unforgettable experience that will make your Instagram feed the envy of all your followers. Happy boating and happy snapping!

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Melbourne Boat Hire respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land and waters we operate on, the Bunurong Boon Wurrung and Wurundejeri Woi Wurrung people of the Eastern Kulin Nation and pays respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.