Jul 9, 2022 | CORPORATE PORTRAITS

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BE A PROFESSIONAL BUSINESS PHOTOGRAPHER?

There are many genres of portrait photography. So it follows that there are different types of portrait photographer. And obviously they must all know their way around the camera, but there is a specific skill set you need in order to be a professional business photographer.  For any portrait photography career, it’s a given that you will need to have technical camera skills. These can be learned …

Mar 19, 2022 | CORPORATE PORTRAITS

HOW I WORK WITH LIGHT AS A CORPORATE PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER

Lately I find that corporates want to be seen as less formal than in past years, and clients are tending to request for more “lifestyle” portraits in and around the office using natural available daylight. This is music to my ears as I love working with natural light. So I thought I’d talk about how I use natural light as a business portrait photographer. Having said that, …

Sep 19, 2022 | WHY DO I NEED A PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER FOR HEADSHOTS?

DO I NEED A PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER FOR HEADSHOTS?

It’s hard to imagine why anyone still needs to ask why they need a professional photographer for headshots anymore, but it does still come up. There are so many reasons, it is difficult to know where to begin! Firstly, if you are an individual seeking work, you will need more than just a selfie. Or an amateur photo shot by your mate in a bar 4 years …

Oct 10, 2021 |

HOW TO FEEL MOST AT EASE FOR YOUR PHOTOSHOOT

One reason so many people shy away from having professional portraits made is that they feel uneasy in front of the camera. Yet the most important thing a photographer can do to get great professional business headshots is to help their clients feel comfortable. Only then will they get a fantastic portrait which shows their client at their very best. But there is much that can be …

Jul 19, 2021 | OUTDOOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON WHY OUTDOOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY IS SO FANTASTIC

OUTDOOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY IN BRIGHTON

WHY OUTDOOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY IS SO FABULOUS While I may have a studio in Brighton, I prefer to shoot in the great outdoors at any given chance. Outdoor portrait photography is a real driver for me. I think this is mainly because what nature provides is not only visually beautiful in itself, but also because it acts as a wonderful backdrop for portraits. Texture, vibrancy and pattern …

Mar 2, 2021 | WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN HAVING FEMALE PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS

WHAT TO ANTICIPATE WHEN HAVING FEMALE PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS

Generally, that will include communicating the shoot fees and how many images you will receive. Do the shoot fees include editing of all or selected images? You should also be advised of the length of your photoshoot and any options of location. Finally, you should be advised on how many changes of outfit you are allowed, if any. And if you feel like you could use some …

May 19, 2020 | IS IT OK FOR PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOT PHOTOS TO BE TAKEN OUTDOORS?

IS IT ALRIGHT FOR PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOT PHOTOS TO BE TAKEN OUTDOORS?

This is an interesting question that I am asked all the time. And my answer would be of course, it is totally acceptable for professional headshot photos to be outdoors. I mean, why ever not? Given that the corporate world has changed so radically over the past decade or so. Firstly there has been a huge paradigm shift in corporate life. People have been dressing more casually …

Jul 17, 2019 | CORPORATE PORTRAITS

CORPORATE HEADSHOT PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE STUDIO

There can be a variety of reasons why it might not be practical to have corporate headshot photography in an actual office. It could be that the company is small and uses a shared workspace. Or it could be that the the business is run out of someone’s house or apartment. Perhaps the company just isn’t office based at all?  And finally perhaps the office is just …