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Category : Photography Tips

19 Oct 2017

The Biggest Mistake You’re Making Before Your Headshot

At Lucidaré Studio, we offer headshot photography in Columbus, Ohio. We’ve worked with many clients in various lines of work, and have successfully delivered hundreds of headshots to our wonderful clients (check out our portfolio for a small sampling). However, over the many years we’ve been shooting professional headshots in and around Columbus, Ohio, we’ve noticed one major mistake most of our clients make: Not coming to your session prepared. As a general statement, this is pretty vague. Unless you’ve […]

09 Oct 2017

Preparing Your Workspace for a Corporate Photography Shoot

If you’re a local business looking to succeed, odds are you’re in need of corporate photography in Columbus, Ohio. Utilizing personalized corporate images over generic stock photos on your website, in social media posts, and in print can help catapult you over your competitors. So, when you’ve scheduled your corporate photo session, you’re probably wondering how you should prepare. Do you need to hire a cleaning crew to come in and make the office or workspace spotless? Will you need […]

26 Sep 2017

Will My Boudoir Images Appear on the Internet?

If you’re considering scheduling a boudoir session with a boudoir photography studio in Ohio, you may be hesitant because you fear your images will be shared online. Perhaps you’re in a professional industry and boudoir images could impact your work, maybe you’re incredibly modest and only want the images to be seen by your partner. Whatever the case may be, at Lucidaré Studio we understand not everyone wants their boudoir shots out in the open for anyone to stumble across. […]

18 Aug 2017

5 Mistakes You’re Making Before Your Boudoir Session

Although boudoir photography is rapidly rising in popularity, it’s still not incredibly common place for most people. Maybe you’ve never had boudoir photography in Columbus before, or perhaps you’ve had a session many years ago. Either way, it’s easy to make a mistake or two that could impact not only how your session goes, but how your final images turn out. Here are five mistakes you should avoid making prior to your boudoir shoot: 1. Not resting leading up to […]

27 Jul 2017

Tips for Successful Attorney Headshots in Columbus, Ohio

If you’re an attorney, you need a headshot. When potential clients are researching your law firm, they’ll be looking for a face to tie to the name, and if they can’t find one they may look elsewhere. However, getting a headshot taken as an attorney can be a bit challenging. Do you dress like you’re going to court? Do you look relaxed, tough, stoic? At Lucidaré Studio, we’ve taken a variety of attorney headshots and have gathered some useful tips […]

18 Jul 2017

5 Makeup Tips for your Boudoir Photography Session at Lucidaré Studio

At Lucidaré Studio in Columbus, Ohio, we aim to capture our clients’ natural beauty in every boudoir session. Because of this, we offer hair and makeup services to all our boudoir clients to help enhance your features and make them pop on camera. However, some clients are more comfortable doing their own makeup at home. For those of you who fall into that category, we have some tips: 1. Use Primer. Using a makeup primer before applying your foundation and […]

28 Jun 2017

Should I Wear Makeup for My Professional Headshot?

No matter if you’re a man or woman, when you’re having a professional headshot taken you want to look your best. For some of us that means getting a haircut or blowout, getting a fresh shave from the barber, or hitting the tanning bed. However, when it comes to headshots – is makeup a necessity? The quick, but not so helpful, answer is ‘sometimes’. Let’s expand upon that: If you’re not the type of person to wear much makeup, if […]

18 May 2017

The Benefits of Having Your Headshot Taken by a Professional Photographer

Being a business professional (or an aspiring one) in today’s world means you need a headshot. You want to look your best across your social media profiles, like the employment powerhouse LinkedIn, and the only way to do that is with a professional headshot. You may argue that you can snap a quick selfie in your business best or have a friend take a decent image of you, but in a job market that’s as saturated as the one we’re […]

11 May 2017

Tips for an Excellent Bridal Boudoir Photography Session

It’s customary to give a gift to your future spouse on the day of your wedding, and figuring out just the perfect gift can be tricky. Most likely you’ll want it to be something a little fun, a little flirty, and mostly something that will peak their interest. What could you gift them that falls into all three of those requirements? Bridal boudoir. Slipping your S.O. an album full of sexy, scantily clad images of you on your big day […]

29 Mar 2017

On Location or In the Studio: Where’s Best for Headshots in Columbus?

If you’re a business professional (or on your way to being one), you need a headshot. A professional headshot is the icing on the cake when it comes to your social media profiles, business or personal website, and resumé. But, when it comes to your headshot, where should you have it taken? At Lucidaré Studio, we offer headshot and portrait photography sessions in our studio, on location, or outdoors. To determine which location is best for your needs, we’ve put […]