Chicago based professional headshot photographer, specializing in actors headshots, realtors and professional profile pictures and portraits.
This is Hassan, he came to the Tiny Space Studio to get Commercial and theatrical acting head shots and also portraits that could cross over to the business side of his life and use for his Linkedin profile picture. I think the results are fantastic. Very classic, clean business and corporate portrait and actors headshot that can be used in both Chicago and Los Angeles, where Hassan is planning a move.
It is very important as an actor to update and have current headshots. This is the best way for casting directors and agents to see how you currently look and when you show up to a casting, they kind of already have an idea of what you look like. It is also very key to have shots that accurately capture how you look in real life. If you have don't typically wear tons of make-up, well then your headshot photo should depict you wearing tons of make-up. Keep it natural and keep it simple. Quality is important, but it must look like you.
If you are not sure where to get quality shots then feel free to ask around. You certainly have friends that are actors in Chicago that know who the best headshot photographers are. If you are new to the business or are just starting out in a new city, a quick google search should give you a good idea. Make sure to dive deep into your search, because the people listed at the top of the page aren't always the best, they are just people who have worked hard at their Marketing.