Zane and Tess are best friends and they decided to do a joint photo session since they would be performing together in a recital. This way, we could get promotional images as well as individual headshots for grad school auditions.
The Oberlin Conservatory was gifted a vast number of items from the estate of Milt Hinton, the legendary jazz bassist. Among them, this beautiful upright bass. We photographed it for a feature in the Oberlin Conservatory Magazine. Peter Dominguez, professor at Oberlin Conservatory was kind enough to pose with it and give me a mini …
What do you do when a client wants a group shot created, but not everyone is there? Well, for the Oberlin Jazz Faculty, I made a deliberate composite image.
Oberlin College and Conservatory has a music label – “Oberlin Music”. They produce music by Conservatory professors and groups. Darrett Adkins has been a cello professor for many years and he was developing a CD of solo cello music to be called “Hypersuite”. I was contracted to produce images for use on the CD case …
Over the past few years I have taken a TON of headshots. I often post the College and Conservatory headshots, but I wanted to take this opportunity to post a sampling of the various professional headshots from my archives.
I have photographed people doing yoga, and dance ensembles before, directors and performers, but the idea of a dancer’s headshot was new to me. I was contacted by one of the Oberlin College graduating dance majors and I figured I better get educated as to what kind of shots best serve dancers.
Just a quick blog entry to show you all just a small handful of the headshots I have been taking this Winter. Best of luck to all of my authors, professors, professionals, actors, performers and especially you graduating seniors. I hope these help you in your post-collegiate pursuits. Come back and visit Oberlin soon.