FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT OUR HEADSHOTS SESSION
+ WHAT'S MY HEADSHOT GUARANTEE?
We guarantee to work with you to get amazing headshots that you are proud to display to the world. If during your session you don't like your headshots, we'll refund your session fee on the spot.
+ WHY YOU NEED PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS?
Headshots are the easiest and best way to put your best face forward and start building your personal and professional brands. Everyone needs a professional headshot done. Ranging from college graduates who are applying for their first jobs, young professionals pursuing boot camps or science camps and want to get listed on the resume books. To entrepreneurs, business owners and career professionals looking to build a strong online presence starting with a professional photo for LinkedIn, to someone on the dating scene looking to enhance their social profiles.
+ WHY BAY AREA HEADSHOT COMPANY?
Because you can be confident you'll get high quality headshot photography to represent you and your brand by working with our trained and highly skilled headshots specialists. And you can be sure you'll always have a stress-free, relaxing experience and your best headshots ever!
+ DO YOU OFFER HEADSHOTS NEAR ME?
Yes! Please call 510-560-5480 to discuss headshot on location and get a quote.
+ DO YOU OFFER BUSINESS HEADSHOTS AND CORPORATE HEADSHOTS?
Yes! We can either come to your location, or also offer convenient scheduling for in studio sessions making it easy to photograph members individually at their convenience. For groups and teams sessions please call us at 510-560-5480 for a quote.
+ DO YOU HAVE STAFF PHOTOS OR NEW HIRE HEADSHOT PROGRAM?
Yes. We offer a new hire headshot program. Please contact our studio for more details on how to setup a corporate headshot account.
+ WHERE IS THE EMERYVILLE HEADSHOT STUDIO?
1501 Powell Street Suite N, Emeryville, CA, 94608 We are on the *Apex building on the corner of Horton street and Powell street. The photo studio is +on the second floor. FREE street parking is available underneath the Powell street overpass, as well as on Horton street and Haruff street. PAID parking is available at The Terraces at EmeryStation on 5855 Horton Street which is the red brick complex right next to the Emeryville Amtrak Station.
+ WHAT’S A HEADSHOT PHOTOGRAPHER SPECIALIST?
A headshot specialist is a headshot photographer who has been trained on the art of getting expressions that convey confidence, approachability and lookability all in a short period of time. We work with you to achieve your best look while paying attention to details in your hair, wardrobe, neckline, jawline, eyes and month.
+ WHAT IF I AM NOT PHOTOGENIC?
It’s not your job to be photogenic! It’s our job to coach you and help you get the best headshots you have ever seen of yourself. Our coaching is friendly, short bursted and to the point. And meant to get you from being shy in front of the camera to looking and feeling confident in just a few minutes.
+ HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS?
Depending on the type of session you selected, you'll be changing outfits and reviewing and selecting photos on the spot. The more outfits you change, the longer the session is. We work efficiently to be respectful of your time and help you be in and out of the studio before you get bored. Most sessions are completed within 30-60 minutes.
+ WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN OUTFITS AND LOOKS?
Outfits are the clothing you bring with you. Looks are the combination of your outfits and our backdrops, lights and scenarios. In one session, we can shoot multiple looks on natural/available light, continuous lights and/or strobes so you can have a variety of looks to choose from.
+ WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO HAVE PROFESSIONALLY EDITED IMAGES?
Digital images still need to be developed and retouched. Professional retouching preserves your skin texture and details so you look your best online or in print.
+ HOW ARE MY PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS DELIVERED?
Three business days after your session, you'll get an email with the link to an online gallery containing the images your selected for retouching and all proofs from your headshot session.
+ CAN I PURCHASE ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONALLY EDITED IMAGES?
Yes. You order additional images during your session or from your online gallery.