7 REASONS WHY STOCK PHOTOS ARE BAD FOR YOUR BUSINESS

Photographer capturing professional business portrait at gym in Waunakee, WI

STOCK PHOTOS WILL HURT YOUR BUSINESS. 7 REASONS TO STOP USING THEM NOW. Stock photography has been around since the 1920s. From business headshots to fine art, the most impactful photographs tell a story. Fast forward to the present day, stock photos are still widely popular. However, when compared to original photographs they fall short. […]

PLANNING YOUR COMPANY’S BUSINESS HEADSHOTS PART 2: PREPARING YOUR TEAM IN 3 EASY STEPS

Close-up causal headshot on healthcare executive Niko Skievaski

CONSIDER COMPANY’S BRAND, PLAN PHYSICAL LOCATION, EMAIL INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO PREPARE BETTER IN 3 SIMPLE STEPS When organizing professional headshots for larger teams, an effective plan keeps small issues from snowballing into big problems. For my process, these are the things that I find to be most helpful to keep the business headshots day […]

PLANNING YOUR COMPANY’S CORPORATE HEADSHOTS PART 1: PICKING RIGHT LOCATION AND BACKGROUND

Corporate headshot of financial advisor

CORPORATE HEADSHOT LOCATION AND BACKGROUND: SINGLE-COLOR BACKDROP VS OFFICE ENVIRONMENTAL VS OUTDOORS ENVIRONMENTAL My professional corporate headshots are bold and straightforward. They tell the viewer, “Hey, this is what I look like. I am confident, approachable, and professional.” But like anything else, you can refine the message. One way to do that is to determine […]

BUSINESS PHOTOGRAPHY FOR PET PRODUCT COMPANY

Business photography of self-cleaning litter box for cats

Business photography request When Litter-Robot marketing team reached out to me, they were looking for manufacturing operation and business photography in Juneau, WI. In addition, they wanted updated business headshots for their executive team. As an addicted learner, I am always fascinated to learn about new products and processes involved making them. So the fact […]

CASUAL HEADSHOTS OF AWARD-WINNING FREELANCE WRITER

professional studio headshot of middle age woman

Photographing casual headhsots of an award-winning writer As an editorial photographer, I get to work and meet some interesting and amazing people. And not just people directly involved during editorial photography session. But also, people who do heavy lifting behind the scenes: art directors, writers, other freelancers, etc. In 2016 and 2017 I had a […]