FAQs About Professional Photography Sessions
Myself and my associates will all be wearing a mask at all times, I also have the studio sanitized before and after each client session. I have my temperature checked each morning before I arrive at the studio.
- You will need to enter the building wearing a mask, once you arrive in studio, you may take it off.
- If you have any signs of a temperature above the normal ranges, I kindly ask you reschedule the appointment, even if it is last minute.
A pro headshot immediately puts your best face forward. Headshots make great additions to a company website or business card, important for social media, LinkIn, personal branding and your website. Just about every type of professional, artist, and musician benefits from having one, and no two looks are the same.
Its always best to avoid bold patterns and choose something simple. Solid colors work great, especially ones that work for your skin tone. Wear something you enjoy! Keep jewelry and accessories simple.
We want you to look like yourself.
We’ll keep taking photos until you are satisfied. A typical standard headshot session takes 20-35 minutes. We aim to capture the most authentic smiles and to make you feel at ease.
If you normally wear glasses, please bring them! We can decide to use them or not, but its best to have them as an option.
All images are shoot using a hi-res digital camera with professional grade lenses to make sure the highest standard is achieved. Clients will receive hi-res images as part of their package. We are always happy to adjust the sizes and compressions based on specific criteria for IMDB, MLS, LinkedIn, websites, etc
Your proof gallery is delivered within 24hours. The final images selected from the proof gallery will be delivered to you via email in a downloadable link and backed up for a full year.
We do! And we work with the most talented, and local hair and make-up artists. For appointments with makeup and or hair we ask for a weeks notice so we can secure a suitable time for everyone.
During your headshot session, you will have the ability to preview the images on a hi-res studio monitor. This is key for both the photographer and the client and helps make absolute sure we are getting the best angles and lighting so you look your best.
Of course! No questions asked. It’s your money, and we value your business.
Sometimes it is possible. Best course of action is to call or fill out the contact form (We get back quickly). Typically, we book shoots 24 hours or more in advance to allow adequate time to prepare for your headshot.
It’s totally up to you. Our hair and makeup artists specialize in headshot photography and makeup. Many clients also choose to do their own make-up and they can do so before they arrive, or at the studio with our lighted make-up mirror.
We primarily use studio lighting with a variety of high quality backdrops offering better lighting and control. If you need the photo taken in a specific location, please contact us for pricing and travel considerations. We travel internationally as well.
You betcha! Part of what makes a great headshot photographer is the in-the-moment capture. Whether you’re an artist, model, actor, business pro, most of us need coaching. We are here to help and make sure your session is worry free.
All final images selected will be retouched and will vary based on your preferences. Studio and natural lighting have difference pros and cons, and therefore we use different formulas to achieve professional graded images. Our retouching is a multi-step process to ensure your images look polished and natural. Under-eye circles, skin blemishes, teeth stains, hair fly-aways, eye redness, etc. can all be toned down or mostly removed through skilled editing, and is included in the standard packages.
The studio is located in downtown Carrboro, conveniently located near 15-501. In addition to ample onsite parking, we offer a dressing room, make-up area. The studio is accessible to people of all abilities with an elevator in the lobby.