What should I wear for a professional headshot?

By |2020-03-20T10:33:28+00:00March 20th, 2020|Branding, Business portraits, Corporate Headshots, Fashion|

An essential part of establishing your representation, a professional headshot represents your brand and character. It can be a playful image for a creative design brand, clean-cut quality for executive positions or displaying your range for acting roles. No matter what you choose, ensuring you have the right ‘look’ is an important part of the process. While a headshot may focus on your physical appearance, wearing the right outfit can ensure the desired impact of your look is properly consolidated. If you’re struggling to find the right apparel for a shoot, here are essential pointers that can come in handy. [...]

Liverpool headshot photographer

By |2020-03-08T16:20:58+00:00February 21st, 2020|Business portraits, headshots|

Liverpool is one of our favourite and regular destinations for headshot photography and business portraits. Whether we’re taking our own studio backgrounds or using the local environment, Liverpool is such a great place for headshot photography. It’s not only the fabulous locations, the people are usually happier to be photographed as well. Most people aren’t keen on being photographed but are willing to go along with it but for some reason, in Liverpool they seem a bit more willing to give it a go. […]

Corporate headshots in Northwich, Cheshire

By |2020-03-01T08:23:03+00:00February 17th, 2020|Business portraits, headshots|

Our director of photography, Andrew Collier has been taking headshots and team photos for Northwich based Howard Worth for many years. One of the great things about working with a long term client is getting to know people and understanding what they need from their headshots and profile photographs. […]

Corporate headshots and staff photos with Libertas Wealth Management

By |2020-02-27T12:31:26+00:00January 24th, 2020|Branding, Business portraits, headshots, Photography|

What goes into creating great headshots? Last summer I received a phone call from Helen at Libertas Wealth Management in Warrington. I'd met Helen at a few networking events and a couple of charity dos in Warrington and had got to know her as we'd chatted about our work and the companies we mix with. They'd talked to a couple of photographers but they didn't seem to be on the same wave length. Previous staff photo sessions always seemed to fall short of their expectations so this could have been a tough brief. It turned out to be the opposite. [...]

Which Headshot Should You Choose For Your LinkedIn Profile?

By |2020-03-08T16:24:45+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Branding, Business portraits, headshots, Photography|

Choosing the right headshot for a LinkedIn profile can make the difference between being considered for a role and being passed over entirely for it. In order to give yourself a fighting chance in a competitive market, it is essential you choose a picture that represents your professional identity. Here are some essential dos and don’ts to secure the best possible headshot for your page.   What should I bear in mind?   Do… This photo is correct for Linked In. It is cropped tightly so the face is clear in the small circle next to comments. The shoulders [...]

Corporate Headshots: What should I know before getting one?

By |2020-01-23T12:39:14+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Business portraits, headshots, Photography|

A high-quality headshot is essential for every managerial or corporate role. However, with so many options available in the current marketplace, it can be difficult to know the best approach when posing for a picture. So, what do you need to know beforehand? And what are some of the elements you should consider to get the most from a session? What is a corporate headshot? Simply put, a corporate headshot is a picture that captures your image for professional use. Extremely common in a range of industries, they can be used on your professional social media accounts, on your business [...]

Headshot Photography: What Do I Need To Know?

By |2020-01-23T12:29:49+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Branding, Business portraits, headshots, Photography|

Used for a range of professional, personal, and creative reasons, headshots are essential for individuals the world over. But with so many options available and a wide range choice on the market, it’s important to consider the elements that make up a session. So, what can you expect and what are some of the points to discuss with potential providers? What is headshot photography? Simply put, a headshot is an image of your face that captures a front-facing portrayal of your head and shoulders. They can be used for several personal or professional reasons, allowing you to consolidate your identity [...]

Headshots in Chester with Amanda Bate from Redwood copy

By |2020-01-05T09:41:08+00:00September 6th, 2019|Business portraits, Photography|

In July Nicole and I went over to Chester to do a headshots and profile photos session for Amanda Wynne Evans and her team at Wynne Marketing. They’re based in a fabulous old building in Handbridge on Chester, south of the River Dee and just outside Chester’s historic City Walls. It was a great place to take Amanda’s headshots because it’s an old building with a quirky interior which gave us some interesting, real backdrops. Amanda Bate left the corporate world nearly four years ago to start her own content writing business, Redwood Copy. […]

Diane Dunion’s headshot session

By |2020-03-01T08:28:09+00:00August 24th, 2019|Business portraits, headshots, Personal branding, Photography|

At a networking event in Warrington recently someone asked me what was so special about professional headshots and why did I attach so much importance to them? A few days later at another event, also in Warrington, the guest speaker talked about how important an online profile was when trying to position yourself in front of your target audience. […]

Bruce Hunter’s new headshot photos

By |2019-06-04T16:04:25+00:00June 4th, 2019|Business portraits, headshots|

When you need headshot photography it’s important to find the right headshot photographer for you. Ideally a headshot or portrait photographer with plenty of experience of shooting professional headshots for company websites, Linked In and other social media platforms and someone that you can get along with. It’s the social interaction between the photographer and the subject that makes the real difference between an average photo and a great professional headshot. […]