What makes a good headshot?
2023-09-05 22:04:06 UTC
I’m passionate about taking corporate headshots. It’s not for every photographer and every photographer has a genre they’re drawn towards - be that people, landscape, weddings, buildings, animals, still life, food etc., but for me, portraits and especially headshots are my thing. I have a corporate background, I know what…
Headshots, Headshots and more Fabulous Headshots
2023-08-09 00:39:00 UTC
In the last month I’ve taken headshots for over 150 people which is my new monthly record. I was asked to set up a pop-up studio at the ILANZ (In-House lawyers Association of New Zealand) 2023 conference, Mercury Baypark on behalf of Thomson Reuters New Zealand and take free headshots…
Do you wear spectacles?
2023-07-06 10:11:24 UTC
If you wear glasses, here are a few things to think about before your corporate headshot or branding photoshoot to help avoid reflections and getting caught out with fancy lenses.
- Glasses with non-reflective lenses will help reduce glare in the photograph.
- Choosing a smaller lens will also reduce…
Good branding photoshoot locations?
2023-06-29 22:35:00 UTC
If you have a certain aesthetic in mind for your branding photoshoot the location may play a key part in planning where to hold the session.There are lots of different options when it come to where to have your photoshoot- from homes, offices, shared spaces, a friends house, hotels, cafes,…
📸 Exciting Announcement! 🏡
2023-06-21 23:28:08 UTC
I’m super excited to let you know that Giselle B Photography is moving to a new home in Whakamarama.Whakamarama in Maori means illumination and the light here is something very special.I can’t wait to welcome you into the new photography space when its up and running. In the meantime, its…
Why creating a pinboard is a good idea before a photoshoot?
2023-06-14 22:34:00 UTC
I encourage my clients to start a pinboard to collate images you would like for your photoshoot. We’re looking to create images which reflect you, your business and your brand essence.From here we can plan your photoshoot and think about location, what to wear and even the props we might…
Patterns - love them or hate them?
2023-06-08 02:11:39 UTC
I often wear patterns - a stripy top, a flowery dress even a few polka dots now
and again, but when it comes to a corporate headshot or branding image I would
avoid them. And here’s why
💐 A corporate headshot or personal branding image is about you and your…
Where do I start with Business Photography?
2023-05-28 23:43:00 UTC
If you’re thinking about your social media, website and marketing strategy
you’ll likely need some business photography or personal branding images. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, launching a new company or running any type of business you’ll need good imagery to help elevate your brand, but where to start
What to wear to a business photoshoot?
2023-05-11 08:48:08 UTC
What to wear for a business photoshoot? 👗 🧥 👠 Here are my 3 top tips of things to think about when choosing your outfit for you headshot or branding shoot
1) Choose clothes that fit and follow your shape. Avoid the tendency to add volume such as bulky cable…
Its time to show up, not show off!
2023-04-18 10:56:38 UTC
If you’re a small business owner, you are the heart and soul of your business! Far too often I come across business pages of entrepreneurs or small business owners and on the social media profiles all I can see is a logo or an old photo. Please don’t hide behind…