Booking a solo photo session with a professional photographer can be intimidating, especially if you’re not used to being in front of the camera. However, that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t do it! A great headshot can serve as an excellent business asset. Curate your personal brand! Booking a solo photo session can make this process easier and more fun than trying to snap photos on your own.
Why booking a solo session will help you
Put your best foot forward in all of your social platforms! Showcase your interest, talents and hobbies! Take photos showing you in your element!
Have a headshot that makes you stand out from your competition in the job market.
Feel good about yourself!
how many times this year have you dressed up for an event, date, or evening out, and yet you haven't had professional photos taken at the times you will naturally look your best?
Beyond taking amazing photos, professional photographers are talented at getting you to feel relaxed and look natural for the camera! If you're an introvert, this should definitely excite you.
How to prepare
Before your photo session, take some time to consider what you’re trying to achieve and how you want to present yourself in your photos. Who are you trying to impress? What is it that you want people to see when they look at your headshot?
What do I wear?
Ask your photographer how many outfits you can change into during the session. Ideally, you'll want three. Casual, Formal, Business. Many photographers know hair and makeup professionals. If you want to go all out, let them know!