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 [...]

How Do I Look Professional In A Headshot?

By |2020-03-20T10:03:42+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Branding, headshots, Photography|

A professional headshot is an important element of your personal branding when you present yourself across your different social media channels and other marketing platforms. However, ensuring you look the part can be both daunting and challenging. With that in mind, here are some simple tips to get the most out of each session and secure the best headshot possible.   What do I need to do? Have a drink: An old trick for actors. If you are having a headshot taken, be sure to drink your recommended daily allowance of water for a few days before the session. It [...]

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. […]