Headshot Photography Blog

Black and White Headshots

Many visitors to our Exeter headshot portrait studio ask about black and white photography; a simple enough request maybe? Although some time ago I considered buying a camera that shoots black and white only, the Leica Monochrom, most digital cameras shoot colour initially. A camera sensor captures red, green and blue (RGB) channels independently and [...]

By | January 27th, 2017|Headshots, Tech Talk|0 Comments

Evening Headshot Photography in Exeter Studio

The week started off with a really enjoyable studio headshot studio photography session in the evening at our Barnfield studio in Exeter's Southernhay. Ben has a busy schedule and needed to squeeze the shoot in between meetings in Exeter and a trip to London. Whilst I don't recommend headshot photography if frazzled after a busy [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|Headshots|0 Comments

A Fond Farewell to 2016

I remember thinking at the beginning of last year, when I did this for the second time, "I must make sure I have useful images for each month in the coming year." I think 'Hashtag LOL ' is appropriate. This article is by no means definitive, I'm not convinced that it's even well curated but [...]

By | January 5th, 2017|Tech Talk|0 Comments

Exeter Headshot Studio Session: Tim

Commercial property specialist Tim Wadsworth popped into the Exeter headshot studio recently to update his profile photographs. Taking up our recent headshot session offer which we have extended for January 2017 we were able to achieve a good selection of looks in a single session. This included a number of background tones, two lighting setups [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Headshots|0 Comments

Stephen Baker: B&W Headshot

I'm just working through the headshot photography session taken with Stephen in the Barnfield Crescent (Exeter) headshot photography studio yesterday. It was a really enjoyable conversation as we worked, to be honest I would have happily have turned the lights off and just sat down and listened to Stephen talk, I hadn't realise that Eric [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|Headshots|0 Comments

Natalie Oram: Profile Headshot Photography

Just occasionally one has to ask portrait sitters to stop smiling so much. Natalie Oram is lively and happy her face expresses this constantly, her voice too but then Natalie is a voiceover artist. Actually the full story is: Global Award-winning documentary-maker, voiceover artist & commercial composer Ultimately though the brief was about expressing 'the [...]

By | November 20th, 2016|Agents, Headshots|0 Comments

Mark: Headshot Portrait for Websites

I don't normally recommend that clients have meetings to go on to, ideally we can shoot in a relaxed environment and not feel the pressure of time. In this instance though both Mark and I had further engagements to attend. Talking with Mark during the session, rugby had been a very important part of his [...]

By | November 15th, 2016|Headshots|0 Comments

Headshots For Students: Ollie

Well actually 'headshots for students' is stretching this one a bit, Ollie had graduated this summer and has since moved to London in search of them there gold paved streets. Ollie is my son, I know this because when he put his phone number in my phone he labeled it Ollie My Son; funny boy. [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Headshots, Students|0 Comments

Dance and Drama Student Headshot Photography

Nadia, an Exeter College dance and drama student, visited our Exeter Southernhay studio for a headshot photography session yesterday. Having previously been photographed for her folio Nadia felt it was time to update the shots with some quality images. A great sitter to work with, Nadia had come well prepared and was comfortable and professional [...]

By | October 28th, 2016|Headshots|0 Comments

Harold Omondi: Student Headshot

Harold was a fabulous sitter for many reasons; he had a good idea about what he wanted to achieve but was also genuinely interested in the process and what was needed to get the shot that I was aiming to create. A student at The University of Bristol, Harold was looking for some headshots for [...]

By | October 5th, 2016|Headshots, Tech Talk|0 Comments