Thinking of booking a headshot session? Do you have a session booked, but are confused about what to wear? Are you looking to update your Linkedin profile? Are you an actor or musician that needs new headshots or personal branding images? Well, look no further guys. I’ve compiled an extensive list of useful tips to […]Read More MY TOP 20 USEFUL HEADSHOT SESSION TIPS.
#20 DON’T UNDERESTIMATE THE VALUE OF GETTING PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS! Repeat that over and over until it sinks in. Your face represents your brand. It’s your calling card. If you want people to take you seriously, you must have a high-quality headshot. A professional headshot is going to add value to your profile and help to get you […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS.
#19 WHAT SHOULD I WEAR TO MY HEADSHOT SESSION? The simple answer. WEAR WHAT YOU LOVE! We want you to feel confident and relaxed. Dress to represent your brand. More on this here. Consider the following things. Solid, bold colours are best. Choose a bold colour that suits you and matches your skin tone. Consider […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS.
#16 DRESS APPROPRIATELY FOR YOUR BRAND OR ROLE. It’s important. Consider how you want to present yourself in your headshots or business portraits. These photographs will represent you and your brand on platforms like Linkedin, Facebook or a company website. They need to be an accurate representation of you. Think about the clothing you plan […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS.
#8 DITCH THE FAKE TAN! The brutal truth is that fake tan just does not photograph well. You want to look your best for your headshot session, we’ve discussed this in previous posts. You want your headshot to get you noticed FOR THE RIGHT REASONS, not the wrong ones! So why shouldn’t you use fake tan […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS
#7 WORK WITH YOUR BEST SIDE Do you have a preferred side? Maybe you always part your hair to one side? In my headshot sessions, I will always work with you to determine which is your best side. It’s important to establish this at the beginning of the shoot as it will allow me to […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS
#5 WEAR YOUR FAVOURITE FRAGRANCE! This is slightly unconventional, but this tip is intended to put you in……the zone! Really? Fragrance? Let’s break it down. **IT’S MY MISSION AS A HEADSHOT PHOTOGRAPHER TO MAKE YOU LOOK CONFIDENT AND APPROACHABLE** These are the keys to a successful headshot. Great lighting too of course, but the main […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS.
#4 DRINK A GALLON OF WATER EVERY DAY! Drinking lots of water might seem an unusual addition to a photographer’s guide to getting better headshots, but indulge me. Many of us are guilty of not drinking enough water, but if you can train yourself to down 4-6 pints of the old ‘council pop’ every day, […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS.
#3 MOISTURISE YOUR SKIN! Don’t turn up to your headshot session with a ‘walnut face!’ Whether it’s for Linkedin, Facebook or a company website, your profile picture is your brand, and it defines you to your viewers. Think of it as a virtual handshake. A first impression. See how important it is now that we […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS FOR MEN.
#1 TRIM YOUR NOSE HAIRS. It should go without saying guys, but please take five minutes to trim your nose hairs before your headshot session! Whether it’s corporate headshots, personal branding portraits or even social media shots for Linkedin or Facebook, you’re going to want to present yourself in the best possible light. If you’re […]Read More USEFUL HEADSHOT TIPS FOR MEN.