How Headshot Photos Can Help You Live a Better Life

How Headshot Photos Can Help You Live a Better Life

You want to succeed in life. You want people to notice you, to call you, hire you, ask for your expertise. We all want these things and that's natural. So, we build a website, get a Facebook business page, create a new Instagram account. All good stuff. And then we...

When you need to change your headshot

When you need to change your headshot

If you are an actor and you have a headshot already, can you just keep printing the same photo and send it to casting directors? Or should you update it after a while? Let's take a look at when you need to change your headshot. If no change in your look happened in...

Don’t fear the headshot

Don’t fear the headshot

It's an honor when a photographer asks me to make his/her portrait. Given how picky and obsessed with details we photographers are, that is a great compliment. On the other hand, that puts quite a bit of pressure on me because I know that the person in front of my...

Rock your online dating with a cool headshot

I think that online dating is one of the great ideas of the internet era. I'm lucky that I found the love of my life before online dating was invented, but, if things were different today, I would definitely use that service. When you work as a busy professional,...

The actor’s headshot: a complete guide

The actor’s headshot: a complete guide

If you are an actor then you know that you need a headshot. You also need to keep that headshot up to date. If there are no substantial changes in your look you need to update your headshot every three years. If you change hairstyle, hair color or other elements than...

Best quality photos with Facebook

Best quality photos with Facebook

When using the mobile apps of Facebook you risk to damage the quality of any image and video that you share. You might have a great image, perfectly crisp and clear and, once you share it on Facebook, it becomes fuzzy and pixelated. This is particularly annoying for...

Why I chop off the top of the head

Why I chop off the top of the head

Rules are meant to be broken, the old saying goes. What that means, for me, is that today's rules can become tomorrow "old look signature." My style of photography changes continuously to give you a headshot that is modern and engaging. In creating a headshot, or a...

Consistency in your corporate headshots

Consistency in your corporate headshots

I've been told a funny story about a headshot session gone wrong. If you are in charge of deciding the next company headshots you might want to read what follows. Consistency done wrong A company wanted to have all its employee badges redone with new photos and they...

You need a great headshot

You need a great headshot

Some time ago I asked a friend of mine, who owns a business, if he had a headshot. He said "sure!", as he took out his phone and showed me a picture of him, taken by a friend, some place outside, with the ocean in the background, by profile, with the whole background...

Fifty and fabulous

Fifty and fabulous

A couple of weeks ago I had the great fortune of making the portraits of Sue, a mother of three who never stepped in front of a professional photographer since her wedding day. Life for a mother is very busy and raising three kids is not a small feat. In all these...