It’s not your job to look good in your photos. It’s my job to make you look good. Celebrities always look so good in their headshots and on the cover of magazines because they have been taught how to be photographed well. The first few minutes of my headshot sessions are all about training. I train my customers how to be photographed well: address the camera, position their head to look their best, etc. Meanwhile, I’m learning how to photograph them. I look for their “good si
It probably hasn’t crossed your mind, but this photo trick makes a world of difference. I’m always getting compliments on how great people look in my headshots. It’s not just the contemporary lighting, uncluttered backgrounds, wardrobe, and hairstyling. That’s all really important, of course. Bad lighting, messy hair, or wrinkled clothes will ruin an otherwise great photo as well...but, want to know my secret weapon? My “Secret Weapon” is….
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Headshots Build Trust and Speak of Your Character In today’s online world, where you never actually meet your customers, collaborators, and contractors, your headshots are as important as your handshake used to be. You can’t meet everyone important to your success face to face these days, but you can make a great first impression with great headshots. Your headshots are either helping you build trust with the decision-makers you must influence, or they're hurting you. As a pr