Celebrity Photographer Peter Hurley On How to Take Fabulous Headshots (VIDEO)


posted Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 10:59 AM EDT

HeadshotYesterday, we shared a great educational video with you on how to photograph complete strangers. Now, here's celebrity photographer Peter Hurley talking about how to capture fabulous headshots.

The video is Hurley's keynote address at the Google+ Photographer's Conference in California in May. In it, he breaks down his approach to making subjects comfortable and then outlines some repeatable photography techniques he uses to capture stunning headshots.

At nearly an hour, it's rather long but if you're interested in learning the art of the headshot or want to start a business as a headshot photographer, Hurley offers some invaluable lessons.

Check it out and tell us what you think in the comments below.

(Via FStoppers)

Celebrity photographer Peter Hurley talks about the Art of the Headshot at the Google+ Photographer's Conference.