Posted tagged ‘portrait’

PORTRAIT: Laura

March 11, 2015

Another headshot taken on the same day as the actor in the previous post.

PORTRAIT: Jake

March 10, 2015

While at an acquaintance’s home, I did an impromptu portrait session with an actor.

HEADSHOT: Liz

February 27, 2015

Last summer I took headshots of an actress.  Here is a selected photo from the shoot.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Headshots

July 16, 2014

Here are a selection of photos from a recent headshot gig.

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PORTRAIT: “Sarge”

July 4, 2014

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While assisting a friend with a short film, one of the actors approached me about getting some headshots.  During a break in filming, I took these shots near a roofed picnic area.  Because he was most interested in getting more tough guy roles in future films, I posed and shot him to create that impression.

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No reflectors or artificial lights were used to create the images.  I did change the background color in post so it would provide better contrast with the actor’s skin tone.

PORTRAIT: Zach

December 24, 2013

I was recently in Los Angeles this December and visited a good friend.  Having never taken his portrait, I took these photos of him one evening at the Grove.  There was a large Christmas tree, plenty of string lights and a snow machine nearby, making for some great backgrounds.

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PHOTOGRAPHY: Headshot (David)

September 9, 2013

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Last week I did a headshot session with David, a local actor.  He wanted an outdoor location for the shoot so I chose Spring Forest Road Park in Raleigh.  I first used the place to shoot a scene from my feature film project “Outside of Darkness” and was pleased with the surroundings when shot around sunset.  At the point when the above photo was taken, the sun was almost completely behind the treeline.  This left little direct sunlight falling on the actor, creating light that was considerably more diffuse yet still directional.