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7 Tips for Better Headshots According to a Top Acting Coach

7 Tips for Better Headshots According to a Top Acting Coach “The headshot. It’s the single most important marketing tool for an actor, and it’s amazing how many people do it wrong just to cut a few corners. Actors, it’s time to take it more seriously. When that little headshot jpeg pops up on a […]

Byron Bay Business Portraits

Grooming Tips for Men’s Headshots

Grooming Tips for Men’s Headshots Makeup? Makeup is not recommended on men because all of my work is retouched afterwards, so any blemishes will be taken care of during that process. Facial Hair: If you’d like to shoot with facial hair I’d be happy for you to come in with whatever level of growth you’d […]

Ipswich Headshot Photography

Grooming Tips for Women’s Headshots

Grooming Tips for Women’s Headshots   Ladies, here’s some tips for doing your own makeup: I recommend a very clean simple look. You are welcome to touch up and add subtle changes to the makeup as the shoot progresses. Remember, your headshot is about YOU looking your best—not your makeup attracting the attention. Keep everything […]

What is a CPP and why it should matter to you.

What is a CPP and why it should matter to you. I’ve been the President at the Professional Photographers’ Association of Queensland for just over a year now.  I am passionate about providing a platform for the growth and promotion of the Professional Photography Industry in Queensland. I’m also passionate about helping everyone who’s thinking […]

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Your Headshot Experience – What to Expect

Your Headshot Experience – What to Expect With over 10 years of experience, Amanda is here to help you be you in front of a camera. From booking the perfect session for your brand photography needs, assistance with scheduling a professional stylist, creating a welcoming environment, helping you feel comfortable and confident and expertly coaching […]

On becoming a “Heartfelt” photographer

On becoming a Heartfelt Photographer From the heart… In 2018 I became a photographer for Heartfelt. “Heartfelt is a volunteer organisation of professional photographers from all over Australia and New Zealand dedicated to giving the gift of photographic memories to families that have experienced stillbirths, premature births or have children with serious and terminal illnesses.” […]

Childrens Studio Photography

Headshots Vs. Portraits

Headshots Vs. Portraits WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? HEADSHOTS: A headshot is generally a close-­up style shot of head and shoulders that the subject uses for branding, marketing and for identifying themselves in the marketplace. Headshots may be in studio or on­-location. The subject’s expression is approachable and confident. Subject is looking at the camera. The goal […]

Ipswich Artist Portraits

What is a portrait?

What is a portrait? “A picture is of a person. A portrait is about a person.” Arthur Rainville If you don’t have a great portrait of yourself or you think it’s time to call a professional, there is a photographer out there for everyone and any budget. With me, you get a personable professional who’s focused […]

A Montessori Approach – a way of life and my way of business with kids.

A Montessori Approach I want to share the basis of my approach to every session I have with children. The best way for me to do that is share a personal story with you about how we approach our own parenting and the school we chose to support our journey. “Montessori is an approach to […]

Why you need a Professional Headshot

Why you need a Professional Headshot We all have a digital identity that’s like our calling card. Business cards are out, headshots are in. It puts a face with a name and anybody that is entrepreneurial needs a headshot, even if it’s just going to sit on LinkedIn. These days, profiles without headshots look ridiculous […]