Originally Posted by Muslimah
One thing I've discovered about doing an exciting, adventurous pose is that giving yourself a "thigh gap" can work wonders. You just slightly seperate your legs, to show that gap. I know it sounds weird but it gives an action packed feeling and it makes it look like your character is 'on the go' and energetic.
Closed thigh poses are often associated with gentleness, softness, which would work for a damsel in distress kind of character.
lol also known as The Power Stance.
(Tom Hiddleston's legs seem to repel each other)
This is also a great tutorial for facial expressions and poses: http://behindinfinity.deviantart.com...ette-235275540