Online Casting is Not as Easy as You Think

Did you know that time and time again Actors are making a HUGE mistake without even knowing it? They think they’ve done everything correctly with their headshots but they are hurting their chances at getting auditions. What is this huge mistake? They are posting their images on Online Casting sites without first prepping them for […]

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Headshot: Commercial

Here is an example of a commercial headshot. A few days ago I got to shoot the lovely Jennifer Wenger. She wanted a simple natural commercial headshot. The full frame image we settled on was clean, simple and full of personality. I still needed to work on the image. The first and obvious retouching was […]

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Retouching

As is the case from time to time, you decided a change was needed.  You went to the salon and spent $150 coloring your hair.  It looks great and you are happy with it, but now your headshot doesn’t look like you.  What do you do? Retouching, as seen in the pictures above, can often […]

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Retouching

Before and After examples of appropriate retouching for a headshot. The retouching should be natural and should be done to remove any distractions and small blemishes. Photo: Jennifer Hathorn Its easy to get carried away and do too much retouching. Good retouching is to know when to stop. In the above example we cleaned up […]

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