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Are you needing a professional corporate photo shoot or creative professional business pictures in the Los Angeles area?
Our corporate studio offers quality corporate photos for companies both large and small in California. As well as for individuals seeking premium quality work headshots.
Sergio Garcia Headshots is a Los Angeles corporate photographer with over 14 years of experience. Covering all facets of corporate photos, our team can help capture photos for the following (amongst others):
Company headshots are needed for individuals looking to join a new team and need to update their company headshots to match those of their new employer in Los Angeles.
Tip: You want your company photos to looks similar to everyone else on the website. Otherwise you will stand out in a negative way on the website.
Therefore, hiring a professional Los Angeles corporate photographer will make your business headshots look professional and match what your employer is wanting.
Did You Know: If you need a business card with headshot, your company headshots would be great for them!
Whether for marketing, internal use, or media PR – company executives need top quality business photos that portray a level of confidence and power.
Sergio Garcia is a top Los Angeles corporate photographer who photographs executive headshots for men and women in the business world. Whether you’re leaning for something more modern or would like to stick with more traditional professional business pictures, we can deliver both.
Corporate headshots in Los Angeles can include traditional business headshots against a white/gray background or in your office setting.
Additionally, one may opt to capture more modern corporate headshots in Los Angeles. Modern corporate headshots can be achieved by playing with an interesting lighting set-up (think moody or airy) and by utilizing interesting vignettes in/around your office building or choosing to take your business photoshoot photos in a professional photography studio.
Depending what industry you work in, the corporate headshot photographers you hire should be able to adequately provide one or both of the above.
There isn’t necessarily a “right” or “wrong” when it comes to which style you choose. It varies by individual preference, industry standards or a mix.
Overall your corporate photos should be polished and give you a professional and trustworthy quality. Therefore, make sure your corporate headshots in LA are done by a photographer who understands this.
When finalizing your annual report, one can’t rule out the importance of great annual report photography. Photos used in annual reports can range from individual business photos, corporate portraits, team photos or lifestyle business photos.
Sergio specializes in corporate headshots in LA that look sleek and polished in annual reports.
These types of business photos are great for marketing or to pair with slideshow presentations. Corporate boardroom photos are essentially corporate photos of a meeting going in a boardroom.
For example, they can be staged to an extent, or “caught” during a live meeting. Applying his decade long experience, Sergio and his team deliver corporate headshots in Los Angeles that heighten corporate boardroom images.
Seeking the best corporate headshots in Los Angeles?
Sergio’s broad experience in corporate headshot photography along with his modern approach to angles, lighting and business posing adds that special element to your corporate photos in San Francisco, L.A., Orange County and San Diego.
We Travel! Our studio is the premier corporate headshot photography in Los Angeles and is available to travel to you throughout California.
How do you capture unique professional headshots that work?
The first step is to get the idea of what you think a corporate photo needs to look like, out of your mind. This way of thinking will not provide you with corporate headshots in Los Angeles that are interesting, fun and creative. In short, you want the “not so corporate headshots“.
For instance, creative professional headshots should not be shot on a boring white wall. Instead, opt to have your corporate headshots in LA shot on a background that offers more texture to it. This can include the exterior/interior of a building or a hallway that offers interesting depth behind it. This leads to a professional office headshot that stands out.
Business portraits and creative company headshots in LA can be made for edgy and unique by:
A professional portrait is one of the first things clients and customers see. If not THE first. As a successful business owner, you must understand the importance a Los Angeles corporate photographer brings to your company.
Social media photography has changed the business world as well. Your social and branding photos have to show a fresh and insiders look into your business. Customers wants to see what you are about. Great corporate headshots are a start.
When you hire Sergio Garcia Headshots, your corporate headshots in Los Angeles will be far from mundane.
Whether a Los Angeles portrait photographer is photographing CEO headshots, contemporary corporate headshots or creative agency headshots we ask that you think about the following.
As you search for business pictures near me in Los Angeles, keep Sergio Garcia headshots top of mind.
Your professional headshot photo needs to be shot by a photographer with experience and the ability to make you feel comfortable in front of the camera.
The last thing you want to be worried about is how to pose or whether the Los Angeles corporate photographer knows what hey are doing. When you need top portrait photography Los Angeles, contact S.G.H.
A bad corporate photo can make your business look unexperienced or even worst, not trustworthy to potential clients.
For example, some businesses overlook the importance of getting professional portrait photography in Los Angeles. They decide to take the corporate photos in house by themselves instead.
We have seen executive headshots and team photos that were taken on ones iPhone under orange office lighting. This does not say professional headshots in anyway. Luckily our portrait studio in Los Angeles can help.
As a corporate and lifestyle photographer in Los Angeles who’s goal is to capture good corporate headshots, Sergio and his team work with his clients to make sure their corporate photo shoot captures a polished look that is relatable and authentic.
When deciding on a professional business headshot photographer, make sure that their corporate photos meet the following criteria.
Book Sergio Garcia Headshots when you need a top quality corporate photographer in downtown Los Angeles or throughout California.
Sergio is a corporate rebranding photographer in Los Angeles and understands that a corporate group photo shoot requires effective planning and effort.
So if your office team is fairly large and you’re looking for corporate boardrooms photos or professional business group photos we’ll be discussing some valuable tips.
Typically an office this big has an internal marketing department. In this case, the head of marketing or creative director will have a shot list together.
A shot list is a list that breaks down the type of shots you need to capture during your business photoshoot in order to maximize your marketing material.
These types of corporate photos can include:
The shot list that will be created will vary by business and can include anything that you will need in order to market yourself or your company.
You also want to discuss the following with your corporate photographer or marketing department.
As a business professional you may have a more laid back personality that you want captured. LA creative photography doesn’t have to be so “out there”. Sometimes all you need are casual headshots.
Business casual headshots can be effective as long as the lighting, wardrobe and posing is in sync. This will give your business headshot that subtle, but noticeable, professionalism it needs to get the “business casual Los Angeles” look.
For example you may choose to have your casual photos photographed on a soft, earth toned backdrop. Your wardrobe will be relaxed with soft pastel and cream colors. Combine this with you casually sitting on chair and an inviting smile and boom.
You are instantly seen as an approachable professional in your casual corporate headshots. Sergio Garcia Headshots is a professional photo photographer that knows how to direct and guide you when capturing business photos.
This leads to your corporate headshots having a casual vibe.
Business photos work great for a newly opened business or one that’s been in operation for some time. But what is a business headshot? Can a business headshot be a selfie? Should I smile in a business photo or be serious?
With questions like these, it can get confusing when planning your professional business photos.
This business headshot section will provide headshot tips for those needing to update their business portraits and executive photos.
According to Forbes, there is evidence determining that your professional LinkedIn photo plays the most important part on whether or not you land a job.
If that holds true for LinkedIn photos, you can bet it holds true for your own business website and marketing strategy.
Therefore, the best professional headshots are not selfies you took. You need good headshots that show your market that you mean business.
Tip: Don’t opt for cheap headshots or free headshots. They will hinder you from capturing quality headshots and business photos you are proud to use.
If you plan to take your corporate headshots in a photography studio, the benefits include:
We have AC. Therefore, we don’t have to worry as much about you getting oily, sweaty, or hair getting frizzy or in your face from the wind. This is a huge issue with women and men with long hair.
Sensitive eyes won’t be subject to squinting due to the sun. This will heighten or chances of capturing business headshots you will be happy with.
we can better control the lighting. Since we are in studio, it is easy for us to control the lighting with our equipment. Depending how the photographer manipulates the lighting, you can also get moody headshots.
Remember, anywhere you shoot that is private (and sometimes even public) requires you to have a permit! Otherwise you run the risk of getting kicked out, getting a ticket, or worst of all, having to delete the photos!
You will not have as many interesting backgrounds to choose from as you naturally do outdoors. So if you are wanting a pretty floral background for your lifestyle photoshoot or creative corporate photoshoot, a studio may not be the best idea.
We have more backgrounds to choose from. From the concrete wall, the glass building, the green open space. This provides a greater mix of images for you to choose from when planing your corporate photoshoot ideas.
For example, industrial photography in Los Angeles is typically on location. This is to show the individual or workers in action performing their duties.
Because of the number of backgrounds we have to choose from, we can get more out of your photos. For example, it will look like you shoot your photos during separate time periods because every background is different (remember to switch your outfit for every background if possible). Outdoor headshots can lead to a modern business portrait if executed right.
Let’s face it, the majority of people don’t like being in front of a camera. Let alone in a cold studio space that has intimidating equipment and you have to “stand in place RIGHT there”. An outdoor photoshoot is more normal, relaxing and natural. Because you can interact with the environment as you normally would (and know how). For example you sitting on a bench with your laptop makes a great lifestyle photo.
Permits – Most places require permits to shoot. Yes, we have been kicked out of locations in the past. This makes it more difficult for us to capture good headshots because we have to constantly look over our shoulder.
Nature – Expect to get sweaty, oily or frizzy hair faster. We can’t control the sun or wind (sadly). So plan accordingly.
If you plan to be doing 3/4 or full-length shots during your business photos, you can bring props!
Props for your business portraits are a great way to make them look more natural (as opposed to you just standing there). Because the props will give you something to do or hold on to, they make for creative company headshots.
These props can include
Tip: Most people don’t know what to do with their hands. So a cell phone, or tablet are a great way to “cheat” and make you look comfortable in your corporate photos.
This leads us to capture a more engaging professional portrait of our clients.