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And The Winner is…

When you get your proofs from your photographer, show them to a few friends and family for their opinion on what looks the most like you. The way you see yourself is not how others see you. I’d also show...
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Things Are Getting Hairy

Now, ladies this isn’t a fashion shoot. We aren’t trying to look like Heidi Klum with our hair in big messy curls blowing in the wind. Your hair should be natural, and how you would wear it when walking into...
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How To Use The Cyclorama Wall

A white cyclorama wall, or cyc wall or infinite-wall is a construction with two planes smoothly merging horizontally and vertically. This structure helps creates an infinity effect of the same tone. Cyc walls were first used in television and news...
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Age Old Question, What Am I Going to Wear?

You know you picked the wrong clothes for your photo when the first thing someone says is; “gee, that’s an interesting top”. The focus of your headshot is your eyes, always. Your eyes will capture the viewer. So if you...
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The One Pushing Buttons

The person behind the big black lens, clicking buttons and telling you to look this way and stand that way is your photographer. They are the ones responsible for capturing your pretty face on “film”. Choosing the right photographer is...
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Shooting On Location Vs. In Studio

Shooting on location or in a studio both have pros and cons. Deciding which option is best depends on the type of project you’re filming and the desired look of the final product. Here’s a short list of the most...
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This Feels Comfy

Feeling comfortable in front of the camera is key. This is easier said than done and unfortunately, if you feel uncomfortable your face will show it, guaranteed. If you don’t have much experience in front of the camera, it can...
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Let’s Makeup

The guidelines are the same here as they were in the hair section. Keep it simple, natural and how you would look when walking into your audition or meeting. However, the makeup artist plays a stronger role in your session....
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How To Use A Green Screen

A green screen allows you to create a digital background. A live subject can be filmed and a virtual background added after, giving you the freedom to create any world you can imagine. Why Green? In order to isolate one...
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