You Can’t Do It On Your Own: The Truth Behind Professional Headshots
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
You Can’t Do It On Your Own: The Truth Behind Professional Headshots

It may be unfortunate, but people DO judge a book by its cover. So, too, do they judge a potential employee, partner, supplier or business representative by their headshot. It’s no secret that individuals research online prior to committing to, well, anything. And while you know that you or your company have so much more to offer than a single image, it is that image that can be the determining factor for a call back, new business opportunity or successful sale.Your Phone Is Good- But Not That GoodLet me be clear- we are talking about a photo as a rendering of your best professional self. This is not a picture of you smiling in sunglasses from your most recent trip to the islands ...

Video Slays!: The Impact of Video as Part Of a Marketing Strategy
Tuesday, May 01, 2018
You Can’t Do It On Your Own: The Truth Behind Professional Headshots

Video Slays!: The Impact of Video as Part Of a Marketing StrategyIt’s hard to refute the significant impact video has had on personal, professional and product marketing in the past decade. With increased access to tools for creating, editing, posting and viewing videos, it seems that video has become the fastest growing segment of digital marketing. And it’s no wonder why- video provides a flexible way to share messaging, train others, illustrate benefits, create community in an easily digestible format that hits multiple senses; making it a more engaging and memorable.In fact, video is so impactful that James McQuivey, a digital marketing expert, estimates that 1 minute of ...

Back in the competition saddle !!!
Thursday, February 25, 2016
You Can’t Do It On Your Own: The Truth Behind Professional Headshots

         I'm putting these prints into competition I'm very very excited about this. I've been a member of the Professional Photographers State of New York (PPSNY) for more than 25 years. I used to compete regularly. It's been many years since I've entered a competition so this coming Tuesday I'm very excited to be entering my  1st competition probably in a decade. Which one do you like best leave a  Comment let me know.  Wish me luck !!!!!!!       MORE INFO ?? CLICK HERE

Wolfgang Vann
Monday, February 01, 2016
You Can’t Do It On Your Own: The Truth Behind Professional Headshots

So what can I say about Wolfgang? Probably the coolest dude I have ever photographed. The shoot was a study and contrast all around. His dark skin contrasted with his white beard, the dark background contrasting with the dramatic light in his eyes. Even his life is a study in contrast. His days on  on the street as a youth, in contrast with his life today, Wolfgang is an amazing contemporary painter, teacher musician, showman and an amazing old soul with many stories to tell. You could find him at art shows and exhibitions around Long Island painting on the spot, brushes in each hand, creating magic on the canvas right before your eyes. The day he came to my studio was just as ...