Category Archives: professional portraits

Are you an author wondering whether or not it’s worth it to invest in professional photography?

I recently talked to Kristina Holmes, an agent with Ebeling & Associates Literary Agency, about author photos. Kristina is a publishing expert who provides representation and publishing consulting, author platform development, and affiliate marketing. (Her answers are paraphrased.) • • … Continue reading

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fresh start monday: jim crowder’s business portraits

  I recently had the pleasure of creating Jim Crowder’s new business portraits. Didn’t they come out well? Jim felt he needed a professional portrait for his blog, web site and updated business cards. Contact me if you are thinking … Continue reading

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jerrie hurd’s photo makeover

Meet Jerrie Hurd. She is an author and photographer extraordinaire. She nominated herself for a business portrait makeover because she didn’t feel her head shot expressed her personality. After meeting Jerrie, I totally agreed. She is creative and vivacious, not … Continue reading

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jolene mckenna’s business portrait

Remember Jolene? She recently retired from IBM and has started her own consultancy to help business owners be more profitable.  This is the headshot she used at IBM. Jolene was concerned that the image didn’t communicate the right message for … Continue reading

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Thanks!

Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at Emma! I love the energy in this shot, not to mention her eye makeup! Thanks to our makeover participants. I never suspected it would be THAT much fun! Our group of winning women was spectacular … Continue reading

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Guest Posting Over at Tamara Suttle’s Blog Today | Dana Rogers Photography

Tamara Suttle, an expert on private practice, offers LOTS of helpful advice on her blog All Things Private Practice. Not only do I admire her expertise, I am also in awe of her blogging discipline. She posts extensively and thoroughly … Continue reading

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Ten Tips to Help You Get the Best Results from Your Pro Portrait Shoot

Your first impression may just be made – or blown – with a photograph. Most potential clients are likely to do advance research, so they might “meet” you first on LinkedIn, Facebook or your Web site. That means it’s essential … Continue reading

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Winners!

We have selected our winners for the makeover contest! Winners will receive personal styling and makeup by Marian Rothschild, Look Good Now, hairstyling from Stephen Schaller of Salon Salon, and a professional portrait by yours truly. Please meet our four … Continue reading

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