What is headshot photography?

FAQ: What is headshot photography?

Headshot photography is a type of portrait photography that focuses on capturing a person’s head and shoulders, typically from the chest up. The purpose of headshot photography is to provide a clear and accurate representation of a person’s facial features, expressions, and personality.

Headshot photography is often used in professional contexts, such as for actors, models, corporate executives, and business professionals. The headshot is typically used as a promotional tool and is often included in a person’s portfolio, resume, or on a website or social media profile.

Headshot photography is typically shot in a studio with professional lighting and a neutral or plain background to ensure the subject is the main focus of the photograph. The photographer will work to capture the subject’s best angles and expressions, and may provide direction on posture, eye contact, and other aspects of the shoot. The resulting photos are usually edited and retouched to ensure the subject looks their best.


I have known Mark for over 20 years I am pleased to say I still send actors to him, He has a brilliantly relaxed style and is always a pleasure to deal with. Always confident that the shots will be of the highest quality.

Our goal is to achieve a range of looks and styles for all our individual clients.

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