The Basics of Getting Better Headshots

Pro Tip: Despite the fact that we all love bokeh, don't ever let it get in the way of good composition and an even better vision for the end result.

Pro Tip: Despite the fact that we all love bokeh, don’t ever let it get in the way of good composition and an even better vision for the end result. Model: Grace Morales

When working with actors, you’ll typically need to shoot a certain type of headshot. But there are many other folks that want headshots: business people, musicians, etc. The most important thing to do with them is also one of the most basic human instincts: communicate. The key to better headshots and happy clients comes with having an open sense of communication and a better understanding to help both of you deliver the product that is needed.

Gear comes last when doing headshots. But it’s also got a bit of importance.

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