Elevate Your Personal Brand For Photos and Videos With Visual Storytelling Inspiration… Today’s beautiful setting is perfect to talk to you about brand inspiration for photos and videos. Your visual story can dramatically change from simply where you are and how you position yourself. Inspiration for photos and videos can become overwhelming when you don’t know where to start. But here’s the thing: You need your own secret sauce, your own special something, to not be a commodity in today’s […]
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Getting Real, Being Authentic On Camera is NOT Just For Celebrities, You Can Master It Too! It seems so counterintuitive but knowing how to be authentic on camera when what seems so natural gets too complicated is a top issue that many entrepreneurs face. It makes total sense. Because as an entrepreneur, coach, author, or any independent contractor who is the face of your brand, you probably never went to acting class nor modeling school. But now, being in front […]
Successful Brand Building… Take a cue from reality shows and be yourself to attract your best audience Maybe the Kardashians aren’t the only ones getting this right. Do you know the reason why people get so addicted to reality shows? Have you ever felt this connection yourself? Without a doubt, what reality shows create are: • real connections • unique bonds with the audience Just by appearing at regular times on TV! And all of this happens because people crave […]
Snap, Ready, Go: If you’re not exploiting what you have in your pocket, you’re missing out on the most authentic way to have your personal brand shine. PART ONE OF TWO There’s no denying, research shows a pretty solid case as to why you simply cannot ignore your headshot… if you want to attract the right audience that recognizes your worth in your work and as who you are as a person. “When you undervalue what you do, the world […]
Humm, betcha don’t want your competitors to attract your prospects. Here’s the one thing that can give you the unfair advantage that’s totally unique to you! Your photo. A carefree snap or a thought out visual message that speaks volumes BEFORE you get to say a word. That same photo can be both easy and strategic, as long as it’s authentic.
Have to share! I was poking around on my iPhone and stumbled upon this fun photo of me hanging out backstage in the green room while I was waiting on hair & makeup for a TV show I was on. Notice something pretty obvious? I’m holding not one, but two Emmy Awards! I couldn’t resist sneaking a photo with the Emmy’s (there were MORE) just sitting there (they belonged to the show and sure they were there for the guests […]
How to take dating profile photos that will help you find your sweetheart Dating profile photos, oh my. Why risk your success of scoring a sweetie just because of a dubious photo? Don’t worry, I have 7 tips to warm you up in the online art of swipe-right profile photo without having to use fancy equipment or hire a photographer. It’s not your fault if taking a great photo doesn’t come naturally to you. But it is to your benefit […]
Behind the scenes of personal branding photography with Caroline White, the brand photographer that top women entrepreneurs turn to. If you are wondering what is personal branding photography, how to get professional photos taken that represent you in your most honest and best self, then this episode of the 7 Days to Amazing podcast is for you! I first came across photographer Caroline White and her breathtaking photographs of real people back when I was in B-School and she was […]
What the heck is b-roll and how to make it authentic to you? Yup, you hear about b-roll and have no idea of why it’s so important. B-roll are the takeaway shots that create a story and help your audience connect with your message, lifestyle, values. They are the images that speak for themselves without words. The easy solution is to just buy stock footage. BUT, not only does descent stock (not the creepy stock that looks like a bad […]
If you’re wondering how to create your own opportunities to get in front of the media, even if they are not calling you, then this episode of the 7 Days to Amazing Podcast with Sharon Haver is for you!
It’s National Selfie Day! I thought I’d take the opportunity to share some simple tips to take a better selfie. Honestly, the first time that I heard the word “selfie” I thought it was a joke. But since 2012, the word “selfie” grew in popularity more than 17,000% with 93 million selfies taken every day, and over 304 million posts on Instagram alone that use the #selfie hashtag. The folks at YouCam app report that 36% of people use filters […]