Getting the most from your headshot session

Business Headshots | Jon Kempner Photography
Today, more than ever, the importance of a professional headshot can mean the difference between getting in the door to pitch to a new client, getting on a recruitment shortlist, or not. So here are 10 tips to help you get the best business headshots and make the most of your headshot session.

10 top headshot session tips.

1. Decide what messages you want to portray in your images; approachable, confident, professional, experienced? We’ll help you get your message and more into your headshot – so that it really enhances your personal brand and says “I’m worth buying into” about you. We will take time to discuss your personal brand with you so that we can depict the key elements into the style of your photos. You may need to use different business headshots in different situations so aim to get a few varying poses from your corporate headshot session. We will help you with how to pose, how to stand and what to do – work with us during your session and we’ll help you to achieve your best presentation – with your personal brand shining through. Your results will speak for themselves.

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New Micklefield Hall Film Makes the Phones Ring

Over the past few months I have been producing a new short video for Micklefield Hall to promote it as a wedding venue. Last Friday, as part of the launch of the promotional film, we set up Micklefield Hall’s own YouTube Channel and also added the new film to the home page of their website.

I was more than delighted this morning when, on meeting up with Anna and Jamie at Micklefield Hall, they told me that their phones had been much busier than normal with enquiries for wedding bookings for next year and the year after, most within a couple of hours of the film going live on their website.

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On Board HMS Victory

On board HMS Victory today at the Historic Naval Dockyard in Portsmouth. Nelson’s famous flagship is best known for her role in the Battle of Trafalgar.

Just Chilli’n

On Sunday I went to West Dean College, near Chichester to visit their Chilli Fiesta. There were 250-plus chilli varieties to see, some 80-plus stallholders selling everything from Chilli seeds to Chilli chocloate, Chilli cheese and even Chilli beer! As well as some very fiery food tastings there was a great Latin rhythm band and hundreds of people – all interested in these powerful little plants.

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