Steps for obtaining exceptional professional headshots: 1. Hire a professional photographer. (I know a great one in Colorado) 2. Pick your location, a place you like to frequent: Outdoors, Train Station, Coffee Shop, In-Office, Company Campus, etc. 3. Pick out a few of your favorite outfits, preferably ones that make you feel confident and compliment the location. 4. Relax and let your photographer work some magic. 5. All unflattering images will be immediately destroyed. 6.
An amazing opportunity came my way in September to travel to Kaktovik, Alaska and photograph the polar bears on Barter Island. Kaktovik sits on the northern coast of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge along the Beaufort Sea. Most days it was in the 20° range with a wind chill factor taking it well below zero. This is fall in Kaktovik, some snow days, some sun days, but always cold wind on your face, blowing through and breaking the barrier of layers of wool clothing, giving