How do you take a good headshot photo?

Set the sun behind you for outdoor photo shoots. Listen to the world’s most downloaded B2B sales podcast Whether you need a new headshot to find a job, self-reflect, or simply show your best face, it’s worth investing in your solo skills with patience and intent. However, many people still need headshots for new jobs, sales presentations, and company websites. As a result, online searches for the term “How to take a professional headshot at home” have increased massively.

These tips are based on research and interviews with people who know a lot more about photography and headshots than I do — I’ve just organized the tips in one place for your reading pleasure. This can be difficult to achieve on your own. So if you’re unable to hire a headshot photographer, read on for some of my tips on how to take your own headshot at home.



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