Traditional and Modern Corporate Headshots

Corporate PhotographyIn today’s competitive business and social environment success or failure can hinge on how well you are able to connect with your client base. Words go only so far in bringing your message to the market. Nothing out performs a well executed portrait’s ability to help you connect at a deeper level with your prospective clients. An unbelievable creative portrait can speak volumes. An image of you skillfully created brings you and your clients face to face like no other medium.

Traditional Corporate Headshot

Most traditional corporate headshots are of well-dressed and well groomed individuals. They give a sense of being an organized, structured, and professional company. Continue reading…

What Are The Appropriate Outfit For A Headshot Session?

Business Attire For A HeadshotThe primary purpose of a business headshot is to show to potential clients and associates that you are professional, reliable, trustworthy, and approachable. Looking approachable yet confident in a headshot all starts with what you decide to wear. If you wear clothing you do not feel comfortable in, it will show in your expression.

Clothing is the most important factor in your headshot, but it is definitely not the focus. When you wear proper clothing, it allows your face to command attention in the portrait and the clothing itself becomes secondary. As in life, wearing the wrong clothing takes center stage and takes attention from where you want it – on you, or in this case, on your face.

General Business Portrait Attire Tips

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What Are The Basic Headshot Mistakes?

Headshot Gone WrongWe live in a very technologically driven world. When people want to know about something or someone, what is the first thing they do? They go online. When they want to find out about a product or service, they Google it. When they want to find out more about a person, they’re heading to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, & Linked-In. Online appearance is extremely important. Many people make their decision while researching online. Whether you are searching for your dream job, vying for a promotion or hoping to appeal to prospective clients, your headshot should communicate that you care enough about your appearance and your profession to invest in it.

Common Headshot Mistakes

Your Smile Is Not Genuine – Your smile is your most important business tool. A professional photographer’s job is to bring out the best smile in every single person. Continue reading…

What Is The Importance Of An Headshot?

business headshotWhen you think of headshots, you tend to think of actors and models, because they need headshots to book work. This still holds true for their profession but nowadays with the popularity of search engines like Google and Bing, everyone is searching names to find information about individuals and their companies.

Business Headshot
A professional headshot is one of the most powerful and affordable pieces of your personal brand. A professional headshot is simply a ‘must-have’ for some professionals as they are a way of marketing yourself, branding yourself, getting your face in front of the general public. People are more likely to do business with those they know, like and trust. A polished professional headshot should portray what you want others think about you and your business. Your headshot should reflect professionalism, trustworthiness and friendliness. Continue reading…

What Your Headshots Should Say To Your Clients?

business presentationEvery occupation needs a headshot photo and if you do not already have one, it may be time to consider meeting with a professional. A headshot captured by a professional photographer is the best way to make sure people know exactly who you are. People want to be able to recognize you at your first meeting and your headshot will help them to identify the right person they are looking for. With potential clients, your headshot is your virtual handshake. The photo will also come in handy for many needs such as your website, public relations, advertising, and more.

What Your Headshots Should Say To Potential Clients
You want your headshots to tell your clients that you’re a professional. That you take yourself and what you represent seriously. You also want your headshots to state that you’re approachable. Continue reading…

Having An Updated Headshot

Updated HeadshotIf it has been a while since you have taken a professional headshot, then you may want to consider getting one taken. There are several ways that a business can benefit if you get a professional head shot taken. Below are some of the benefits of taking corporate headshots at Capitol Photo Interactive:

Make The Right First Impression
First impressions are very important. The first impression that clients get could be one of the main factors that determines whether they decide to do business with you. A professional headshot will help your potential clients get the right first impression of you. For example, when people see your professional headshot, they can get the impression that you are warm, creative and approachable. Your clients are also more likely to take you seriously if you have a professional head shot. They want to do business with people who look the part. Continue reading…

Corporate and HeadShot Photography

Corporate HeadshotThe 21st Century has changed the way we conduct our personal and our business lives. Gone are the days of the business card and here to stay is the social media profile, and just like a business card, why would you want a shabby profile? Your pictures convey a lot about you, and Business Photography Fairfield CT understands that. The old adage that a picture is worth a thousand words really underestimates just how valuable your image can be when it comes to your customer making the right choice— your choice.

A snazzy Internet presence, complete with classy head shots and skilled corporate photography put a special touch on your online profile and can separate you from those that made the wrong choice and didn’t include any type of picture of themselves. Your pictures separate you from the rest of the competition— after all, your customers are buying you just as much as they are purchasing your product. Continue reading…

Top 5 Reasons Photography is More Important for Brands Than Ever

brandWe have all heard the saying “a picture is worth a thousand words.” Well that saying could not be more true in today’s fast paced world! Photography is more important than ever to help brands tell their story, and below we have listed the top five reasons why.

Photographs Help Convey Emotion

Photography has the great ability to convey emotion. A darker contrast can set the mood, a bright room or using more light, can convey happiness, different shades of blues, conveys tranquility. Your images have to easily convey the correct emotion that you want your potential customers to feel.

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4 Reasons an Event Photographer Completes Your Corporate Event

Corporate EventHosting a corporate event can be something special to do for business partners and clients and a fun way to treat your employees. Your corporate event is the perfect time to kick back, get out of the day to day hustle and bustle of the work schedule, and enjoy the company of the people you have built successes with.But, these events can also be a lot of work! Below are four reasons you should hire an event photographer for your next corporate event.

 

Cellphone Cameras Won’t Cut It

You might have the latest cellphone with a good camera but it will not provide the same quality pictures that a professional event photographer can. A professional photographer knows how to document an event, and can be directed to focus their attention on the aspects you most want to show off.

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How to Plan for Your Personal Branding Headshot Session

Planning for HeadshotWhen it comes to getting a new job or signing a new business, professional headshots can make a big difference in how you are perceived by others. A headshot session is an investment all business owners should take into consideration. Below are some tips to help you plan your personal branding headshot session.

 

Do Your Research

There are so many different headshot styles and looks you can go for and each photographer will have its own. Pinterest is a great tool you can use for inspiration. Your photographer will help you choose what would work best for you as well.

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