What Headshots are for?

10 05 2010

1. Entertainment Industry
In the entertainment industry headshots are used by the actors, singers, dancers and musicians for castings and auditions. They upload them onto spotlight, equity or casting call pro websites for casting directors to find them. Alternatively, they get an agent to then in turn find castings for them. Whenever suitable casting is on, the agent will send actors headshots to the casting director for consideration.

In the UK headshots are 10×8 spotlight format and are usually black and white. In the USA they are in colour. There several different types of headshots for actors: commercial, theatrical, studio, natural.

2. Corporate Industry
In corporate industry headshots are used for different and varied purposes. Many businesses hire photographers to do their headshots for their websites, press releases, articles in the magazines or national newspapers and book covers. People and clients in general like to know what the business is about and who is behind it, by giving it a personal touch companies / business individuals hope to introduce themselves better to the public. They are called corporate headshots.

Corporate headshots are in colour with business professional dressed in formalwear. Depending on the usage, corporate headshots could be natural (against white background mug shots), studio (studio and more creative), outdoor (shot outside) and artistic (creative).

3. Employment
Professional Headshots could also be used to apply for employment. Many upload their headshots to online profiles on job websites in order to attract more attention to their CV or profile.

4. Modelling
Models photograph modelling headshots / beauty headshots to put in their modelling portfolios or on to their comp cards / z-cards. Modelling headshot shows off their skin and allows the viewer to see model’s face, skin and features much better.

Visit our Actors Headshots photography Page for more information


(c) London Photographers
Tel: 07940 444 641

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Headshot London Launches NEW Corporate Photography Website

7 06 2009

Business Photographer London, EC2

Headshot London Photography has become one of the most respected and popular photography business’ in London. So popular that we decided to seperate our services.

We have now opened our local ‘city of London’ office to better serve our corporate customers. Our move from Shoreditch to the square mile  in EC2 will allow us to be on the spot when we are needed.

Our corporate clients range in sector from Finance, Insurance, Energy, Publishing, Management, Legal, HR, Television, Fashion, Architecture and much more. Commissioning us for various assignments throughout London and the UK;

Business Photographer Website is designed to serve the City for the following Services and More: Annual reports, Corporate PR, Marketing materials; brochures, catalogues Websites, Online marketing and press releases.

(c) Business Photographer – Corporate Photographer
http://www.businessphotographer.co.uk
Tel: 07940 444 641





Corporate PR Photographers in the heart of the City of London

1 06 2009

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Getting right PR for your business is important if not critical in the current economic climate. Image is everything and therefore getting the right message about yourself, your company and your services to your target customers has never been as crucial as it is now.

Being a small, medium or a large business in the city does not mean you should spend thousands of pounds on promoting yourself. Therefore a simple professional corporate photography session could be the right step forward to getting your image and the right message to your customers. Those professional shots could then be used for all kinds of purposes.

First they could be sent to local newspapers or magazines together with the latest news and developments about your company. If the media is interested in your company, those professional corporate headshots could also then be used along with an interview you are approached to give.

Internet marketing rapidly increases competition between businesses, which means millions of potential customers turning to online shops and services for convenience, research and better deals. Therefore, secondly, having the right website with the right imagery portraying professional staff, products and services could help to deliver the right message to your target market and potential customers.

Smaller businesses also need to network a lot on and off the Internet in order to inform potential clients about their services, therefore corporate portraits could also be used for online profiles.

Corporate headshots for CVs are being increasingly important nowadays in some industries as they make your CV look professional. Hence looking good and portraying the right image and personality could increase your chances of getting that job.

To sum up, using professional corporate photography services will help your business to succeed and most importantly it could help you to survive.

If you are in the City of London, then do not hesitate to give us a call, as we are located next to the Bank station.

 

For more information and our online corporate headshots and PR portfolio please visit Corporate Photographers website

 

Headshot London Photography
http://www.headshotlondon.co.uk
Tel: 07940 444 641





Gift Certificates for Professional Photography Sessions in London

8 11 2008

Winston Churchill said: “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” Giving a photo shoot is something that remains in the heart for longer than our memories; it launches careers and keeps us ever young. Why not make someone’s’ day a little more fashionable, glamorous and of course fun too? 

Gift Certificates Gifts are posted to the delivery address within 3 days (postage permitting).  

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