Recent Headshot Shoots

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Headshot of a Hopkins professor

This post displays some of my favorite shoots from the last few weeks, and is a good representation of the type of headshot work I do a regular basis. 

Starting off, Justin Hanes, above, is a professor and research director at Hopkins with a list of degrees, accomplishments and titles ten


Headshots on Location for Large Groups |  General Info and Frequently Asked Questions

Thursday, April 06, 2017

If you are the person responsible for organizing the headshots at your office,  pat yourself on the back and have a stiff drink on me.  I know it is not easy to herd all those cats,  and lots of people grumble when you want to take their photos.  

No worries, I’m here to help! Please take a


Great LinkedIn Headshots | The Road To Fame, Fortune and Perfect Contentment

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

LinkedIn Headshot example of a woman


Most people who walk into my studio mention LinkedIn headshots, so I figured it was time to get down some of my thoughts on the subject.  


Something is Better than Nothing 

If LinkedIn is important to your career, you must have a profile photo of some sort, even if there’s a cat on


Headshot Background Options and Examples

Thursday, March 16, 2017

actress portrait with white headshot background

I consider a variety of factors when choosing a background for someone’s headshot. What is their hair and skin color, and what are they wearing? What mood do they want to convey – bright and friendly or more serious? Do I need to match a style or color that their company is currently using? 


Blurry Background Portraits in DC | Location Headshots for Agile Group

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

out of focus office background headshot

The other week I loaded up my gear and headed to DC Workspaces for a location headshot shoot for Agile Group.  This shoot was a fun challenge because the client wanted a blurry office background rather than the grey or white I typically employ.

This look can be hard to pull of at times, but