Corporate portrait photography isn’t the most glamorous aspect of photography. The backgrounds are typical, the posing is reserved, and the lighting techniques are far from creative. However, it can be a very nice income stream for a professional photographer and for a wedding photographer like me, it’s typically a week day shoot so rarely does it conflict with my main income stream.
All it takes is a little bit of gear, a little knowledge of lighting, and a professional attitude. In my very first video podcast, I’ll be demonstrating my portable corporate head shot set up. If you have any questions or comments, I’d love to hear them. Just post them in the comments section below.
Oh, and please excuse my tennis ball obsessed Border Collie, Murphy, who makes several guest appearances during the making of this video.
My Corporate Headshot Setup from Thomas Lester on Vimeo.
Here’s the list of gear used in