Head shot & portrait photography

A head shot is a photographic technique where the focus of the photograph is a person’s face. Headshot is essentially the same as portrait.

Best of 2010 #4 Janet’s Headshot

January 7, 2011 Best Of

I taught Portraits and Headshots this year at the studio. I decided to use Janet – one of my favorite MUAs – because she is so photogenic when it comes to head shots. I wasn’t disappointed.

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Zinn Star Glamour Headshot 2

February 26, 2010 Glamour
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Another image caught of Model Zinn Star up close during the bath tub shoot.

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Zinn Star Glamour Headshot

February 24, 2010 Glamour
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I’m going to show you some images of Zinn doing glamour nudes in a bath tub, but I wanted to keep the headshot theme for now. This image was of Zinn show in the bath tub. Model: Zinn Star

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How Fast Can You Do a Headshot?

February 23, 2010 Portrait/Headshot
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Last month Zinn Star was in Houston and was the model for my studio’s workshop. She was great and I got together with her the next day to shoot some stuff. Don’t have those ready yet, but she did have a special request. She had this shirt she wanted to have her picture in, but […]

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Niece Blue Shower Headshot

February 8, 2010 Dark Shower
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Before we shot on red in the bikini, we shot with a blue gel in a dress. We were going for a different kind of look.

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Podcast Hosts Shawna Rencher And Ron Davis

January 5, 2010 Portrait/Headshot
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The Photographer and Model Podcast Hosts Shawna Rencher and I got together for a shoot this last weekend and produced some cool stuff. We had a number of goals. The first of which was to get some images for the podcast itself. This is the one that I retouched and posted first and it is […]

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#7 – Toxic Punk Headshot

December 24, 2009 Best Of
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I wanted to shoot with model Toxic because her skin looked so perfect in all her images. I’m a sucker for good skin – one of the reasons I wanted to shoot Janet as well. Toxic doesn’t like using other MUAs, so she did her own. Probably a little light for most of the images. […]

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#9 – MUA Janet’s Smile

December 22, 2009 Best Of
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Catching expression is key to a cool image. Janet didn’t like any of the images from my shoot with her because she felt they made her look fat. But we still had a good time and I thought the images were beautiful. This image is very wow. With a dash of pinup.

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Janet In Blue

November 25, 2009 Portrait/Headshot
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This shirt was actually the inspiration for the shoot. She showed up to do makeup in it once I thought colors really worked for her.

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Janet In Leather

November 24, 2009 Portrait/Headshot
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Janet Tillsman is on of my makeup artists. Matter of fact I grabbed on of my favorite headshots of Janet spur of the moment awhile back. She has great skin and is very colorful. So I asked her to pose for me. Hear we were going for that tough look. But Janet just can’t do […]

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