I hate having my photo taken. I really don’t like it AT ALL.
My eyes always end up closed, my teeth stick out, or I’ll be caught mid-conversation, with my mouth open and some impossible expression on my face. However, the nature of my work means a few nice photos of myself are most helpful for PR purposes- so when the kind folks at Vanity Studios asked me if I’d like to visit them again (they did an amazing shoot for me last year), I gladly accepted.
It was so nice to be able to hand over all the decision making to other folk for a short time, and just sit still (SO RARE) while my hair, nails etc were sorted out!
To say to people who know what they are doing- “I have no idea what to do with my hair, I never wear makeup, and only have these clothes- you tell me what to do…” –was bliss! Here’s how some of the shot’s turned out….