• Mastering the art of posing for headshots can feel daunting, but with these three tried-and-true techniques, you can ensure you look your best in front of the camera. From engaging the eyes and creating dimension to embracing a relaxed and authentic vibe, these three tips will help you convey confidence, professionalism, and personality in your headshot photos. 1 - Engaging the Eyes and Creating Dimension To create dynamic and engaging headshots, try standing with one [...]

  • Headshot photography is not one-size-fits-all. Whether you're an actor, business professional, or someone looking to update their LinkedIn profile, choosing the right style of headshot is essential to effectively communicate your message and personality. In this blog post, we'll explore the two main styles of headshot photography—commercial and artistic—and discuss how to determine which style is right for you as the client. Understanding Commercial Headshots Commercial headshots are characterized by their bright lighting, clean backgrounds, [...]

  • Stepping in front of the camera lens can be a daunting experience for many people. Whether it's for a professional photoshoot, a family portrait, or a social media selfie, the fear of not looking good in photos is a common concern shared by people from all walks of life. Surprisingly, even professional actors, who spend countless hours in front of cameras, often struggle with feelings of self-consciousness when faced with a still image. In this [...]

  • In the entertainment industry, the actor's headshot stands as a pivotal tool, offering a glimpse into the essence of a performer's potential. Over the decades, the evolution of headshots has mirrored the shifting currents of technology, aesthetics, and industry norms. Let's take a look through history, examining the transition from black and white to color, printed to digital, and the current standards that actors should be aware of when scheduling headshots. Black and White vs. [...]

  • In today's digital era, the debate between AI-generated headshots and those captured by a human photographer is more relevant than ever. But what sets them apart and why does it matter? Let's delve into the distinctions between AI headshots and real headshots, exploring why opting for a human photographer offers unique advantages. The Rise of AI Headshots AI headshots have gained traction for their accessibility and cost-effectiveness. With just a few clicks, individuals can generate [...]

  • "What should I wear?" Hands down this is the most common question people have after booking a headshot session. Wardrobe selection can be overwhelming because there are so many options, but if you want to simplify the process, there are some tricks to help you narrow it down and nail it. Consider these tips when planning what to wear for your headshot session: A Utah business woman posing for a headshot Professional business headshot Clothes [...]

  • Professional headshots are an increasingly effective marketing tool for businesses and professional individuals, but sitting in front of the camera and trying "act natural" can make most of us feel overwhelmed and underprepared. So what's the best way to get an incredible headshot without needing to book an appointment with a therapist? Follow these 7 tips from a professional headshot photographer. Professional Utah Actor headshot 1. Dress the Part It seems like a [...]

  • Photography is an art form and like all art it is subjective, which is why it can be tricky to understand the differences between a portrait and a headshot. When looking to hire a professional photographer however, it's important to know exactly what you need so he/she can deliver a photo that meets your expectations. This post explains the difference between headshots and portraits to help you decide which is right for you. Professional [...]

  • In today's business world, a headshot is an expected and essential part of any professional's toolkit. A headshot helps to convey credibility and professionalism and can make a big impression on potential clients or employers. No matter what part you play on the professional playground a headshot is necessary to market your skills and propel your career. Here are 5 reasons to book a session with a professional headshot photographer ASAP. Professional actor headshot [...]