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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 […]

09 Mar 2017

Delivering Headshots That Meet Your Needs

If you google the definition of a ‘headshot’, you’ll find something along the lines of ‘a photograph of a person’s head or face’. Seem simple enough? That’s not always the case. There is often confusion surrounding what exactly is included in a headshot. Does it include the chest and shoulders, half of the body, the full body? By definition, a headshot would only include your shoulders and part of your chest at most, but at Lucidaré Studio, we understand that […]

21 Feb 2017

Things to Wear During Your Boudoir Photo Shoot- that Isn’t Lingerie

As humans, we’re complex individuals. All with different tastes and preferences. As women, our preferences are even more complex – especially when we’re talking boudoir photography. When it comes to boudoir, women typically either love it or hate it. The women who tend to dislike boudoir have either:     Never had a shoot;     Had a bad experience during a shoot; or     Aren’t the type to wear lingerie or pose nude. If you fall into the latter, don’t worry! You can still […]

06 Feb 2017

Our Top Tips for Being Comfortable in Front of the Camera

Most women don’t feel ‘at home’ in front of a camera. Throw in the fact you’re in front of a camera in your underwear and you’ve got a combination that would make even the most outgoing person a little uncomfortable. But just because the idea of a boudoir shoot makes you a little nervous doesn’t mean you can’t have one. A bedroom photography session is attainable for everyone, no matter how shy you may be. Here’s our top tips on […]

24 Jan 2017

The Different Types of Corporate Photography and How They Impact Your Business

It’s no doubt that our world is becoming more technological every day. This increase in day-to-day tech isn’t only affecting our personal lives, but our professional lives as well. This means if you’re a business, you need to be online. Whether it’s a website or social media profile (preferably both), users need to be able to find you with the simple click of a button – don’t you want to make the best impression possible when they do? To make […]

10 Jan 2017
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Tips to Prepare for Your Professional Headshot

If you’ve never had a professional headshot before, you may be a little nervous about the experience. After all, the resulting photo will be used across your social media profiles, professional accounts, or your company’s website, so you’re going to want to look your best. At Lucidaré Studio we want you to be prepared come appointment time, so we’ve put together a few tips to ensure you’re photo shoot ready and come into your shoot as confident as possible. Put […]

20 Sep 2016

Preparing For Your Boudoir Shoot

Please read our tips for making the most out of your Boudoir Photo Session! The Week Before: Do not spray tan Select your outfits at least 1-2 weeks prior to your shoot. Choose any article of clothing that you find flattering on your body and you are comfortable wearing. Try them on more than at different times of the day to be sure they fit properly and allow movement for posing! View our Pinterest Page for some suggestions on outfits […]