A lot of people are anxious about having their portraits made. A part of that comes from past experiences with photographers. Another part of that is people tend to focus on their physical flaws, either real or perceived, instead of their attractive features. They don’t like faking smiles, posing etc. Older folks don’t like that they are looking older. There are a lot of other reasons, too.
Professional portrait photographers have a lot of tricks and methods to ease the anxiety of having portraits made. And at Bender Photography we know most of them. We also know how to make a person look thinner with lighting. We can create a look to match your business needs. We create a flattering perspective with the proper lens and angle. We get to know you to observe your natural smile. Then we use all of that make you look great.
We created a professional business portrait for Dawn recently, After we completed the session, chose the best picture and did some basic touchups, Dawn said “That was a lot better than I thought it would be” We eased her natural anxiety for having a portrait made. She looks great in her portrait. We did our job.