Think of Something Pleasant!

The importance of a quality head shot or portrait when marketing oneself in business should never be underestimated.  In many instances, it is a client’s first look at who they are considering hiring or working with.

The ambiguous command made by many photographers just before pressing the shutter on their camera is ‘Smile!’  Yes, I use that too from time to time, but more often than not I will simply say ‘Think of something pleasant!’   Below are some of my favorites with a few out-takes included.

Can you guess which ones were shot with film?  Email me at if you can.  The first one who guesses correctly gets a free 18x24 framed wall art or an additional image from your next photo shoot.