Top 5 Rules for Great Headshots

The cost of a missed first impression is way more that price of a quality headshot.

Your headshot is what represents you and your brand when you can not

physically be there. This can be either on a business card, pamphlet, web page

or billboard. The first time you are viewed potential customers view your

outward appearance and form an opinion of you and your business. So how do we

optimize your images potential to capture new clients and make the first

impression you deserve?

1. Be confident in who you are and your

expertise in the industry you work in. If you feel the confidence it will be

evident in the images. Talk about what you do and where you came from and how

it sets you apart. This will build your confidence while letting your photographer

know who they are photographing.

2. Relax and be open to the experience you

are about to be part of. While you are in your session remember to breath and

take it all in. This should be a memorable experience that delivers images that

reflect you and your personality. When you relax the spirit of your personality

will show in your images.

3. Clothing decisions are very important. The decision you

make will represent you and your brand. The clothing should be flattering and

reflect the industry you are in and or want to be in. It is not a bad idea to

purchase an outfit especially for the session, or have one tailored to fit


4. Hair and Makeup are important parts of

the headshot experience. When you have a fresh hairdo and or makeover you feel

your absolute best. When you allow a professional to style your hair and apply

makeup your are showing you are looking for the best clients by showing your


5. Trust that the photographer

you have chosen will do what you hired them to do. When you took the time to

research photographers there was something special about that photographers

work that made you schedule the appointment. When you arrive to the session

with 1-4 checked off and trust the photographer your images will be the best

they can be.

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