The Artful Headshot:
Natural, Expressive, and Flattering Portraits for Professionals and Creatives
with Leslie Crane
$25 BREAKOUT SESSION
AVAILABLE ON SEPTEMBER 1
Learn everything you need to know about shooting headshots!
Discover how to apply the most flattering angles, positioning techniques, and lighting (both natural and studio) to produce dynamic, authentic portraits your clients will love.
Watch along on video to see how Leslie’s methods, prompts & poses produce amazing results with subjects during actual sessions.
You’ll find out how to set your subjects at ease, connect with them meaningfully, and draw forth real expressions.
And gain specific compositional techniques for headshots, including the use of lines, eye placement, and how and when to include negative space.
You’ll also learn a variety of ways to price and structure headshot sessions for both portrait clients and commercial clients alike.
Then get step-by-step tips for editing headshots, from how to achieve beautiful skin tones to light retouching for natural results.
what you’ll get
A 78-page e-book containing everything you need to know about shooting successful headshot sessions!
- 8 shooting and behind-the scenes videos
- A video tour of Leslie’s studio
- 7 editing videos (and an exclusive retouching Photoshop action set for enhancing eyes, smoothing skin, and whitening and brightening teeth!)
START YOUR LEARNING PATH
Learn on any device! All class content is organized into simple steps as part of a clear, self-guided pathway inside your private online classroom.
COMPLETE THE STEPS
You'll check off each interactive step as you go, from watching the videos to engaging in discussions with Leslie and fellow students.
Ask questions for potential inclusion in a Q&A with Leslie! The final Q&A video will be available for you to watch and keep.
All class materials are yours to download and keep.
student bonus: bonus posing guide
Purchase this breakout by September 16, and you’ll receive a handy posing guide with ideas for posing subjects with musical instruments!
about your presenter
Leslie Crane is an on-location and studio portrait photographer in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota area. She specializes in portraiture of children, families, high school seniors, musicians, and creative professionals. Her style, which is inspired by her subjects, has been described as fresh, sweet, simple, clean, classic, uncluttered, natural, and heartfelt. A former opera singer and music teacher, Leslie also produces classical music programs for public radio stations, and homeschools her two sons.