Tag Archives: Headshots

Let’s “Prince it”

May 16, 2016 | (8 comments).

Clearly, Prince was the MASTER of originality. He made wearing white frilly shirts super sexy and cool. He was both feminine and masculine. He made eyeliner sexy and intriguing. He was petite, with a massive presence. He was on fire, and he was shy. He was vulnerable in his music, and provocative and aggressive onstage.  No…

Selecting Headshots, Not Selfies

September 25, 2014 | (11 comments).

Your Headshot is not your Selfie. With the advent of Selfies came the heightened sense of self-awareness to look great. I loved this wikipedia description: "They are usually flattering and made to appear casual." A Headshot is meant to be your most authentic self THAT GETS YOU WORK, which may not necessarily be your most "gorgeous"…

Spring Cleaning (YOUR IMAGE) – website and headshot makeover

April 9, 2014 | (3 comments).

Got an itch to re-inspire your image? Got a feeling that you should do a headshot makeover? A website makeover? An actors access profile makeover? One of my favorite assignments for my Part 2 students involves revamping their photos and websites within only a few short days. The aim is to check in about what…

Headshots – how to pick the best photos

March 9, 2014 | (1 comment).

The first thing to know about Casting Directors' opinions of your Headshots: they don't trust your photo After years of staring at photos as a Casting Director, and then calling an actor in to audition based on the look and enticing resume, I learned again and again that the actor who walked into the audition…

Headshots – different goals, different photos

March 17, 2012 | No Comments.

What makes a good headshot selection? It's the age old question. First, most important, it must ACTUALLY look like you.  I mean it must REALLY look like you.  This is not the airbrushed-and-I-am-perfect "you".  This is the "you" that is actually going to walk into the audition room.  It can be the beautiful "you" but…

Headshot Photographers

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Who do YOU recommend for Headshot Photography in New York City area?  Please add any contact info (websites, email)