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5 ways to decide best colors to wear in your professional head shots | boulder pro photographer

for those who dislike being photographs, preparing can be the most dreaded of all. deciding what to wear? well that might be the biggest challenge. here are five tips that will ease your decision making and ensure you get the fabulous results you want in you headshots.choose colors that look best on you choose the colors that flatter you the most these may not be […]

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marketing checklist: is your headshot appropriate and authentic?

Okay. Close your eyes. Think of three words you would like clients to use when describing you as a professional. Now open your eyes and look at the photo on your web site or blog. Do the words fit the photograph? Often, when creating an online presence, professionals take great pains over the wording and the design of the site, but they neglect putting any […]

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priscilla stuckey at boulder book store

I worked with Priscilla Stuckey in the summer of 2011 to create an author photo that would be appropriate for her new memoir, then still in progress. We drove to the location together and I remember her saying that she occasionally hit a tough spot, but that the heat was on and she was going to stick with it. Well, aren’t we glad she did? […]

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

Here is an interview with Kristina Holmes, who shared her publishing expertise on the subject of author photography. Kristina is a literary agent with The Holmes Agency.  * * * Would you say a professional photo is a “must-have” for writers who want to become published authors? Yes. When I visit a writer’s web site, I really expect to see their headshot, even if they […]

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Learn from Alyson Stanfield, Author and Art Marketing Consultant

Nationally Known Coach Discusses Her Fantastic Book: I’d Rather Be in the Studio! The Artist’s No-Excuse Guide to Self-Promotion Please join us in Boulder, Wednesday, August 31, 5:30 – 7:30 pm Artist Jerrie Hurd (homo sapiens unadorned), Beth Hayden of Blogging with Beth and Dana Rogers, Dana Rogers Photography, are pleased to invite you to an evening with Alyson Stanfield. Alyson will be making a […]

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