Why Personal Branding Photography is a Must for Entrepreneurs

Why Personal Branding Photography is a Must for Entrepreneurs

Visuals play a crucial role in how you portray your personal brand to your customers and prospective clients.

It’s important to remember that clients shop with their eyes and will often make decisions based on their first impression of someone.

Suffolk Design Agency Company Branding Photography | Studio BrandUp

Suffolk Design Agency Company Branding Photography | Studio BrandUp

I love it when great people come together in collaboration and so was really thrilled when the guys at Ziska Design & Purple Hippo Web Design decided to launch Studio BrandUP, a new brand strategy and design company, based in Suffolk.

I had worked with the Franzi & Angie in the past and really respected their ethos for strong, modern design for forward-thinking businesses and so was delighted when they asked me to capture some new branding photography for their new venture.

Wedding & Event Planner Personal Branding Photography | Inspired Event Management | Suffolk

Wedding & Event Planner Personal Branding Photography |  Inspired Event Management | Suffolk

I’ve had the pleasure of working with the amazing Jenny Loyd from Inspired Event Management in Suffolk for a number of years now and so was delighted when she asked me to help her refresh the imagery for her personal brand.

How to Prepare for Your Personal Branding Photoshoot

How to Prepare for Your Personal Branding Photoshoot

Whether you’re a freelancer, an influencer, a podcaster, a blogger or a small business owner, creating an authentic personal brand is really crucial to your success and growth.

Your personal brand is what really sets you apart from all the rest and what keeps people coming back to you again and again.

There’s so much that goes into creating a fantastic personal brand, but your personal branding photos should be at the forefront of your mind.

Here are a few ways you can get the most out of your personal branding session:

Top 3 Reasons You Need a Personal Branding Photoshoot

Top 3 Reasons You Need a Personal Branding Photoshoot

Creating a unique personal brand and identity for your business involves a lot of thought, time, and ingenuity.

Your brand is what communicates who you are to your audience and what sets you apart from the competition. So every detail counts, from your website to your logo to your photos. It’s crucial to put your best face forward, both figuratively and literally.

How to find the perfect location for your next Personal Branding shoot

How to find the perfect location for your next Personal Branding shoot

Choosing a photo shoot location for your next Personal Branding session might seem like a big deal but it really doesn't have to be difficult. A location usually drives some of the other decisions you will need to make about your shoot so it’s important to choose the right place. Here are a few questions to ask yourself before you decide on a location:

Suffolk Web Design Headshot Photography | Adam O'Connor | 1Jump2

Suffolk Web Design Headshot Photography | Adam O'Connor | 1Jump2

Technology is amazing. There's no doubt about it, and for many of us, it means that we can work from anywhere in the world and still feel connected to our clients, colleagues and friends.

But when we need to truly connect, there's nothing like expressing the person behind the brand.

How to Make Your Personal Branding Photographs Really Stand Out

How to Make Your Personal Branding Photographs Really Stand Out

Creating a personal brand is all about setting yourself apart from the competition.

Your personal brand is all about what makes you and your business unique. it’s what makes you a relatable, authentic, go-to professional instead of just blending in with everyone else in your field.

Choosing the Right Props for Your Next Personal Branding Photo Shoot

Choosing the Right Props for Your Next Personal Branding Photo Shoot

Have you ever thought about adding props to your personal branding sessions? Props can add interest, depth and an extra flair to your pictures. Get cooking in the kitchen with some fresh produce for your restaurant shoot. Personal Trainer? Then use exercise equipment and measuring apparatus in your next profile photo to bring out your passion. Here are a few tips for ways to incorporate props in your next personal branding photo session:

Suffolk Design Agency Company Branding Photography | Spi-des-ign

Suffolk Design Agency Company Branding Photography | Spi-des-ign

A couple of days before my 40th birthday (Woop!) I had the real pleasure of working with the amazing team over at Spi-des-ign Web & Design Agency over in Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk.