How to Take a Headshot

Headshots are often used for business or personal branding, social media profiles, acting or modeling portfolios, and other professional purposes. Headshot photographers use a variety of techniques and equipment, such as lighting, posing, and background selection, and specific lenses to create flattering and effective headshots that accurately represent their clients. Headshot photography requires a good eye for composition and a strong understanding of light and color, as well as the ability to work with and guide subjects to get the best possible results.  Read these headshot photography tips on how to take a great headshot.