Headshots

Women’s Headshots: What to wear for your professional headshot

Not sure what to wear for your corporate headshots? It's by far the No.1 question I get asked about headshot sessions. Honestly, I'm not a big fan of 'rules' and what women should or shouldn't wear in their headshots, because we are all very different looking and I like to encourage clients to play to [...]

By |2018-08-27T15:30:10-04:00August 27th, 2018|Headshots, Female Headshot|Comments Off on Women’s Headshots: What to wear for your professional headshot

Resizing Photos Specifically for LinkedIn

When you're trying to make the best first impression, it's important to have a professional headshot to represent yourself. In the age of technology and social media, it's especially important that you put your best face forward. Often times this is the first form of contact employers, clients, or potential business partners will have with [...]

By |2018-10-25T16:23:11-04:00July 28th, 2017|Photography, Headshots|Comments Off on Resizing Photos Specifically for LinkedIn

How to Resize Headshots Quickly and Easily

Let’s face it. Technology is amazing. However, it can also be really frustrating. Something that seems so simple can turn out to be a huge complicated process. For example, you have probably been in the position of wanting to simply upload a photo, and then find out that your image is either too small or [...]

By |2017-07-26T09:30:43-04:00July 26th, 2017|Photography, Headshots|Comments Off on How to Resize Headshots Quickly and Easily

Thinking On Your Feet | 30 Second Professional Portraits

Thinking On Your Feet Professional Portraits. For this assignment I was creating professional portraits of Representative Michael McCaul, the Congressmen representing Texas's 10th congressional district.  In addition, Representative McCaul is the Chairman of the House committee on Homeland Security.  Often in situations with busy executives and politicians,  the session tends to be rushed.  You have got [...]

By |2017-07-26T09:30:17-04:00July 25th, 2017|Photography, portraits, Headshots, Male Headshots|Comments Off on Thinking On Your Feet | 30 Second Professional Portraits

What Can My Headshots Do For You

The Benefits of Professional Portraiture As a professional photographer, it is my job to make you look good.  Having a good headshot in today's market is an essential and important way to separate yourself from your competition.  Headshots are a great way to market yourself.  They give a visual representation for people to view when [...]

By |2017-07-21T10:12:46-04:00July 20th, 2017|Uncategorized, Headshots|Comments Off on What Can My Headshots Do For You

Headshots | Thinking Outside the Box

Headshots Headshots are a great way to give a visual example of who you are and what you do.  If you want to beat your competition, then really stand out with a creative headshot!  Depending on your profession, your headshot can be a little more 'out of the box'. These first impressions truly grab the [...]

By |2017-07-19T12:00:49-04:00July 18th, 2017|Photography, portraits, Headshots|Comments Off on Headshots | Thinking Outside the Box

Lifestyle Photography Redefines Re-Branding | Commercial Photography

Does your company website help your future clients to trust the services you offer? Is your website up to date? Is it appealing to the viewer? Lifestyle photography can help with redefining your website and re-branding your company. Lifestyle Photography : Young Dentist Practice We recently spent part of the day with Young Dentist Practice. [...]

By |2017-07-19T12:00:18-04:00July 17th, 2017|Photography, Headshots, marketing, website photography, advertising photography|Comments Off on Lifestyle Photography Redefines Re-Branding | Commercial Photography

Portrait Photography | Congressman Jamie Raskin

This portrait photography session was captured simultaneous with the filming of Maryland Congressman Jamie Raskin's interview with the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).  Each year the AARC interviews several US Congressmen and Senators about their positions on the future and funding of cancer research. Usually the Congressmen or Senator being interviewed has either had [...]

By |2017-07-12T16:23:39-04:00July 13th, 2017|portraits, Headshots, Male Headshots|Comments Off on Portrait Photography | Congressman Jamie Raskin

LinkedIn Headshots – A White background is the best way to go.

LinkedIn headshots - White background is the best way to go. Headshots are an important tool for a professional first impression. LinkedIn profiles play an increasingly important part in your online professional presence. LinkedIn is increasingly the first "meeting" potential clients, employers, and business contacts have with you in this day and age of technology and [...]

By |2017-07-05T09:40:51-04:00May 8th, 2017|Uncategorized, Headshots, Female Headshot, Male Headshots|Comments Off on LinkedIn Headshots – A White background is the best way to go.

How to get the best headshots

First impressions are incredibly important, both in our personal and professional lives. In a career setting, the first impression often comes before we ever meet the person face to face. The stakes are high when correspondence via phone calls, emails, or messages are your only means of making the first representation of yourself. It's [...]

By |2017-07-05T09:40:52-04:00April 24th, 2017|portraits, Headshots|Comments Off on How to get the best headshots

Professional Headshots: Tie or no tie?

Wondering what to wear for your  professional headshots? We've all been there. Rummaging through your closet looking for something to wear. That won't work. Nope, not quite the look you're going for. Haven't worn this in ages. You think to yourself, "when in the world was this even given to me?!" Ten minutes later [...]

By |2017-07-05T09:40:52-04:00April 20th, 2017|portraits, Headshots, Male Headshots|Comments Off on Professional Headshots: Tie or no tie?

Sony A7rII review. A week in the real world from a Nikon photographer

Sony A7rII review   Sony  A7rll, two lenses, Sony Zeiss 24-70 and Sony Zeiss 70-200mm and Sony HVL-F43M.  A Real world experience.  Sony A7rII review. I thought I’d report back on a week of using the Sony A7rII review based on actual assignments. Disclaimer: First off, I’m a working photographer not a gearhead or a professional reviewer. This is [...]

Headshot …..a selfie ? Noooooo

A headshot is a crucial part of your personal branding.  A quality headshot makes a world of difference. Face it, if your friends arm is making a cameo appearance in your LinkedIn profile headshot or worse still you're using a 'selfie' then you seriously need to rethink ! [row cols_nr="2"] [col size="6"] Here's a case in point. [...]

By |2017-07-05T09:41:02-04:00September 25th, 2015|Uncategorized, portraits, Headshots|0 Comments

Headshot or Business Portrait. What’s the difference?

The similarity between the terms Head shot and Business Portrait is subtle. The names are frequently used interchangeably, but there are differences. WHATS A HEAD SHOT? A corporate or professional head shot is typically taken from the chest or mid torso up with the focus being on the face. The background can be a simple [...]

By |2017-07-05T09:41:02-04:00March 5th, 2015|portraits, Headshots|Comments Off on Headshot or Business Portrait. What’s the difference?

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By |2016-08-23T14:04:33-04:00February 5th, 2015|Uncategorized, Ideas, Life, Photography, Press, Headshots, Event Photography, marketing|Comments Off on I need 8 Seconds of your time …. Please Help me win!

How to get great Headshots

Best Headshots and how to get them How to get the best headshots https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eHGNOZV8yuo How to get the best headshots This short video is also on my FAQ page, but I thought I would just put it on this post too. Apparently a lot of visitors start here on my blog, which is nice. Getting the [...]

By |2017-07-05T09:41:04-04:00July 8th, 2014|Life, Video, Headshots, musings, marketing|Comments Off on How to get great Headshots