business headshots

Retouching Professional and Corporate Headshots - A Photographer's Perspective on "Photoshopping"

Retouching Professional and Corporate Headshots - A Photographer's Perspective on "Photoshopping"

During every headshot session, almost without fail, a client will ask me, "can you do just a little bit of touchups here?" or, "can you smooth out a few wrinkles there?" And every time I give the same response, "don't worry, every single one of my photos is touched up before it goes out the door." But, I don't think they always believe me.

I'm here to clear the air and let everyone know that there's no need to feel insecure and that the truth must be known....

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Stryker Medical - Sales Team Corporate Headshots on Location

Stryker Medical - Sales Team Corporate Headshots on Location

Occassionally the call comes in for a big gig, and it's hard to be anything but excited. Photographing a lot of corporate headshots on location for a sales team is always fun; I really do enjoy meeting people, learning about their different businesses, and trying to make sure they convey their personality and style in their photos. But then there's always the twist that brings my blood-pressure to a new level. For example, a recent shoot I scheduled with Stryker Medical went down something like this: Stryker: "We're going to be in Denver this weekend for a conference; can you come out to our hotel near...

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