Headshot or head shot is a portrait of an actor or business professional used to brand themselves through social media and in the “about us” page in a website. Other uses of headshots are in business cards and brochures. Our blog is dedicated towards information about headshots, social media, movies and branding.
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Have you ever wondered why you aren’t getting audition opportunities even with a good acting education under your belt? Our talented photographer Fredau Hoekstra, located in Regina, shares her talent / booking agency industry knowledge and explains why your actor headshots are so much more important than you think. A short introduction Fredau Hoekstra built […]
Great portraits go beyond the ink on the paper or the shiny precious metals lighting up our monitors; it’s an emotional document of a person’s heart and soul. This approach for producing headshots has awarded me the privilege of interviewing outstanding people and teams who are shaping our world. Today, I am privileged to receive […]
Wanting to reach your Full Potential as a leader for 2021? Everybody, in every corner of our planet, had experienced a unique year in 2020. Many have lost work; some have lost loved ones, and few benefited from Covid-19, while we all were affected in 2020, one way or another… 2021 is a new year, […]
3 Headshot tips for Actors
Art of Headshots provides the essential personal branding for entrepreneurs tool. Your headshot is the spiritual logo of the founder. We don’t merely generate headshots but an Art of Headshots, which is photographed differently, with passion, observation and a meticulous system aimed toward realizing a portrait that will ignite smiles from your loved ones and […]
Black Lives Matter; in 2020 racism isn’t acceptable and much less a system that purposefully or mistakenly promotes racism. We at Art of Headshots, care, care about the evolution of a better society for all. While in High School I joined the Rugby team and played bench all year because I was the shortest player […]
Headshots for social media is the paramount tool for success for online branding. Upon googling the search term “best social media tool” one will find articles upon news about applications like Buffer, Social Clout, Feedly and the list will go on forever. Tons of recommended applications found to improve content and nothing mentioned regarding headshots […]
Terry O’Neill ( 1938 – 2019 ) “As one of the most iconic photographers of the last 60 years, his legendary pictures will forever remain imprinted in our memories as well as in our hearts and minds.” Rolling Stones. Terry O’Neill a British iconic portrait photographer died at the age of 81 at his home […]
All of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEO’s of our own companies: Me Inc. To be in business today, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called you. Excellencenow.com Why is personal branding important? Whether we are aware, or not aware, everyone is a brand […]
What is a headshot? What does the meaning of the word headshot? Bloggers filling content describe it as a picture of a person’s face, which isn’t accurate. The word headshot was originally used to describe portraits for casting in the movie industry printed in 8″ by 10″ format in the 50’s, later in the 90’s […]