The Actors Headshot Cheat Sheet

The Actors Headshot Cheat Sheet

A guide of do’s and don’ts to consider before you have your headshot taken As a busy (and experienced) headshot photographer I have seen thousands of actors. I enjoy the job I have been doing for 30 years. I enjoy meeting actors and knowing that I can make significant contribution in furthering their acting career […]

Headshot Photography Course 2

Headshot Photography Course 2

Using Daylight Indoors. The first of these blogs used a simple technique to manipulate daylight by putting your subject under a bridge, in a tunnel or a doorway. Then by using a reflector to bounce light back into the face you could produce a beautiful quality of light. One reason why this way of manipulating […]

The Headshot Photography Course – 1a

The Headshot Photography Course – 1a

This supplement will deal with camera settings for shooting the sort of pictures described in the previous blog. I have made the assumption that you have a DSLR or Mirrorless camera with a lens that is the 35mm equivilent of 85 mm and above. (See this article should you need more technical info). Portraits are […]

The Headshot Photography Course – 1

The Headshot Photography Course – 1

Welcome to series of blogs concerning headshot photography. I have been an actors headshot photographer for 25 years and before that photographed¬†beauty and glamour. The purpose of these blogs is to share the skills that I have attained working in many different styles of headshot photography. Even though my niche is headshot photography for actors […]