How to Look Great for Your Business Headshot

How to Look Great for Your Business Headshot One of the most important conversations I have with my clients before they book a business headshot session with me concerns what they should wear.  I’ve photographed thousands of people over the past 22 years and have seen them turn up in all manner of outfits, and not always the …

Mother & Daughter Portraits, Guildford, Surrey.

Mother & Daughter Portraits, Guildford, Surrey. Finally, I can show these photos from a lovely  mother and daughter portrait session that I photographed back in July. The reason I haven’t posted sooner is because the photos were taken as a surprise birthday gift for this lady’s husband, so I thought it safest to wait until after …

Pixels Versus Print. Why Photographers Love Printing Their Work

Pixels Versus Print. Why Photographers Love Printing Their Work We live in a world where we expect instant results: our phones, cameras and tablets allow us to capture moments and play them back and share them immediately – and all for free. The digital world has allowed us so much freedom to create and send …

Business Headshots, Guildford, Surrey

Business Headshots, Guildford, Surrey   If your idea of a business headshot involves studios, lights and formal poses, rest assured, it doesn’t have to be that way. I tailor each session to my client’s specific requirements. Part of my approach involves using a variety of backgrounds and the other week, despite the rainy forecast, we managed to slip …

A Glamorous Business Headshot Session in Guildford

Business Headshots, Guildford Research by LinkedIn reveals that a business profile that’s accompanied by a photo is 7 times more likely to be viewed as a page that doesn’t have one, so it’s definitely worth investing in getting it done properly. No longer is it acceptable for a business headshot to be a selfie, or a …

How to Smile in Photos – Are You a Rictus or a Duchenne?

How to Smile in Photos – Are You a Rictus or a Duchenne? When you smile in photos, are you a Cheshire Cat or a Mona Lisa? A successful portrait is all about expression: sure enough, you can create the most beautiful light, have the perfect props and outfits, and yet if the person’s expression is not …

Headshot Photography, Surrey

Headshot Photography, Surrey Do you think of yourself as a brand? And if you do, how are your business values reflected in the image that you project to the outside world? Are they aligned and consistent? Business headshots are very much centre-stage now that there are so many social media platforms out there, and as business …

Professional Portraits for Women, Guildford

Portrait Photographer, Surrey A Couture Portrait Session in Guildford The best part of my job as a portrait photographer is making women feel happy and confident in their own skin. All too often the first thing they say to me is “I hate having my photograph taken”; this is followed closely by “I never look good in photos.” …

Business Headshots, Guildford

Last November I teamed up with hair and makeup artist, Marijelle Moreno, to take some business headshots in Guildford  for one of her clients who needed to update her LinkedIn profile. My portrait sessions always start with a consultation, either over the phone or face-to-face, as it’s really important for me to find out exactly …