We recently did four sessions of portraits in Lansdowne Va, within the Lansdowne Resort. We've done 23 of these portraits for SSP Ameraica at this point. It's tough to get everyone together in a big company like this, so we have to reproduce the look time after time. We do like to have some variation in the backgrounds
I was recently hired to make casual portraits of structural engineers. I elected to use the "structural elements" of the firms building in Reston Virginia.
I do a lot of work on white backgrounds and there are a few subtle choices to be made . One of the big issues is whether or not to completely silhouette or "float" the image. When the image will be displayed on white, I sometimes like there to be a slight bit of tone in the background. For you Photoshop people,
When we shoot corporate headshots for website bio pages; we've been including enough background space on a few frames to run text. I like the look of an integrated head shot and bio as one image. This image was made for a client in Gaithersburg, MD. We also shoot a more traditional headshot for them on a blue gray background during the same
This portrait of Alicia Thurston was made to advertise her morning talk show. It's a show for lawyers which airs in spanish. Alicia is fun, fresh and entertaining, so the directors wanted to use bright colors to portray her in this way. It's not your average legal talk show.