You don't need to set up a complicated still life or spend money to hire a model who looks like Brad Pitt to start painting.
All you need is a reference photo. And where could those be? Probably on your phone or computer.
But the challenge is: which one is the best for painting?
CLICK ON THE VIDEO BELOW: FIND OUT YOUR 3 STEP PLAN FOR PICKING THE BEST PHOTO TO PAINT
STILL FEEL YOUR PHOTOS SUCK OR YOU just want other photos for references?
Check out Moshe Mikanovsky's 3 favorite Reference Image Libraries, where you can get photo ideas for painting (and BONUS: that will not infringe on someone else's copyright!)
Now I'd love to hear from you!
Your answer to the next two questions will tell you a lot about your preferences in composition.
Do you like photos that are closeups of the things/people you love?
Or do you want more things going on in your photos (more context to tell the whole story?)