Over the years, I noticed that either my camera (or maybe my technique) is picking up the finest of details. My camera and eye are catching chipped fingernail polish, lint on clothes, hair strays, etc. Most people are already anxious about looking great for their photoshoot – picking outfits for themselves or their family is daunting enough, that sometimes the little things get overlooked.
Below are just a few tips to help you prep for your session.
I want you to feel good about your Portrait Session and I hope this guide is useful to you!
Should not have to say this but . . . come with freshly clean hair
In general – make up will generally photograph 2 shades lighter – so you will need more makeup, but not too much. Even if you are going for the ‘Natural’ look, apply some make up to avoid looking washed out.Some tips:
Nails are more noticeable than you think – treat yourself to a manicure and/or pedicure
I often joke that people’s clothing choices either ‘Kill the photo’ or MAKE a ‘Killer photo’! All joking aside . . Here are some tips for killer wardrobe choices!!
Consider a few of things:
Individuals | Groups:
Whether you are looking for Executive Headshots or Family Portraits you want to look your very best
These tips are just that . . . TIPS – Nothing is mandatory and rules are meant to be broken!
Here at Almodóvar Photography we will do our part to bring to life your vision! We will pose you and make sure the technical stuff is on point.
We can help you with styling and we can even suggest a Hair/Makeup Artist if you wish, just ask us! We want to work with you to get the results you are seeking!
Let’s start planning your session…