Getting the perfect headshot is hard, here are some tips to make it easier.
While both of the above photos are technically headshots, knowing the end use case for a headshot is important, and should be a matter of discussion between you and your photographer. Whether the photo will be used for a LinkedIn profile, an actors portfolio, a models comp card, or a Facebook profile, will greatly influence the type of photograph or headshot needed.
Do you struggle in front of the camera? Getting in front of the camera can be a challenge, especially for headshots because there are no props or environmental elements to interact with. In the video below I go over 5ish tips on posing in front of the camera that are specific to headshot photography.
If you have other great tips for getting a great photo headshot.
About the Author
Hello, my name is Johnny Lee and I'm your friendly neighborhood photographer. 😉 I LOVE telling stories!!! I adore traveling, exploring, and learning new things. I hold
myself to the highest standards, and try to make people feel comfortable in their own skin. I find the beauty others don't see in themselves, and can help you share it with the world. This is your story, but I can help you tell it.
If you need a new headshot or profile photo, you can find more information here.