Are you ready to blow us away with your shots in this
contest? Unsure about your /gpose skills? The next few tips
include the basics to get you started:
1. Do you want to capture an emote, action or ability in
The gpose mode automatically repeats the last
emote/ability/action you've commenced. So, before typing
/gpose into the chat window, execute the
emote/ability/action you want to be captured.
2. Entering the /gpose mode
There are a couple of ways you can enter the group pose
mode, but the fastest way is by typing /gpose (or
/grouppose) in the chat window.
3. Opening the /gpose settings
Keyboard: hit [R] or[*] on the numerical
ABXY pad: [X]
4. Controlling the camera
Keyboard: you can move the camera with the WASD
keys, and use the Q and E keys to tilt the camera.
You can zoom in/out as you normally would on your character
using the mouse wheel or Page Up/Down keys, but you can
zoom further in or out by adjusting the Angle of View
Settings under the General Settings.
Gamepad: you can move the camera with the left stick
whereas the right stick rotates and tilts the camera. If
you want to zoom further in or out, you can do that by
adjusting the Angle of View Settings under the General
5. Freezing the Characters
While in group pose mode, you and your fellow party members
will repeat the last used action.
Keyboard: Press the  key to disable/enable all
motions, or press  key to disable/enable motion on the
Gamepad: Press [LT/L2] button on the gamepad to
disable/enable all motions, or [RT/R2] button to
disable/enable motion on the target.
You can cycle through your party members (as well as your
companions, mounts, and even minions) by hitting the tab
6. Lights, Lights, Lights!
Is it too dark and just a little bit of light would make
the perfect image? Group pose setting has light sources
Under the Lighting Settings you can place up to three light
sources. The light source will be place where the camera is
currently located at, so move that camera around to find
the best place to leave the light source! You can then
adjust the strength of the lighting by changing the type of
lighting, as well as changing the colour of the light
7. Filters, Effects, and more!
Now you know all the basics and it's time to level up
your photography game with all the cool effects!
Colour filters, screen effects, depth of field, and limb
darkening can be found inside the General Settings section
and frames can be found inside the Effect/Motion/Subject
Be sure to try out different combinations as they can
produce some amazing screenshots!
8. Taking the image
Keyboard: hit [print screen]
ABXY pad: [L1 + start]
With these tips you can go from this¦
¦to this masterpiece!