Thank you for considering CL Becker Photography for your head shot and business portrait needs! Whether it’s for your social media profiles, for your acting portfolio, or for your business website, a good head shot is essential. I’ll work with you to ensure that your image will represent what you want to show about yourself, and we’ll have fun doing it!
All session fees include consultations and preparation time for the session, basic editing and retouching, and studio time (if applicable). For extensive editing and retouching, additional fees may apply.
A travel fee of $50 applies to locations more than 50 km from Burlington, ON. For locations greater than 100 km from Burlington, please inquire.
Here’s a look at some Frequently Asked Questions…
What Is Included My Head Shot Session?
A phone consultation to get to know each other and plan ideas for your photo session
An amazing photoshoot!
An online viewing gallery to choose your images
How Much Is This Going to Cost?
Head shot packages start at $150 and go up from there. Please inquire for full package and pricing information.
Prints are available for purchase as well.
Do You Retouch the Images?
Yes, every image in your viewing gallery will be given a soft edit. Once you have chosen your final images, a final edit of skin blemishes, flyaway hairs, etc. will be done.
How Long is a Head Shot Session?
It depends on what session package you choose, so it will range from 20 minutes to one hour.
Do You Provide Makeup Services?
Yes, if you would like to add professional makeup service for your photoshoot, we have a makeup artist available for a $100 fee.
Do You Have Any Suggestions On How To Prepare For My Session?
Solid colors work best for head shots, and please feel free to bring two or three options for tops. If you’re going with a pattern, keep it simple.
Keep jewelry and accessories to a minimum.
Glasses: if you normally wear glasses, please let me know. If your glasses don’t have an anti-reflection coating, it can present challenges for the photos.
Bring your makeup, moisturizer, lip balm or gloss, and any hair products with you for touch ups during the session
Avoid sun exposure for the days leading up to your session as it can cause your skin to look red or blotchy
For men, shave just prior to the session (unless you’re going for the stubble look!)
Spend a few minutes the night before trying out looks in the mirror to see what feels good for you, you may discover that you have a side of your face you prefer!
Get a good night’s sleep the night before!
So now that you’ve decided you would love to experience a CL Becker Photography Head Shot session, what’s the next step?
Step 1: Call me, email me, message me…I’d love to discuss what we can do for your head shot session and available dates in our schedules. A non-refundable retainer of $100 will confirm your session date.
Step 2: We schedule our consultation to discuss your desires for your photo session
Step 3: Your shoot day arrives and we have an amazing time!
Step 4: I will provide you with an online viewing gallery within 3 weeks of your session
Step 5: You choose which images you would like to purchase from your viewing gallery