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Brad Yale

Tips on Shooting A Killer Headshot from a Photography Idiot

By Brad YaleAug 19, 2015

I don't own a camera outside of my smartphone. I can't remember the last time I owned a camera and I have never once considered myself a photographer. Outside of snapping some mobile pics to throw on Instagram, my photographer cred is pretty nil.

This being said, after spending last week in Las Vegas for Photoshop World 2015 where I spent more time watching people take photos, snap selfie headshots of themselves and following around Mr. Peter Hurley to watch a master at work, here are my bulletproof idiot tips for taking an amazing headshot. 

For much better tips, pick up Mr. Hurley's new title, "The Headshot".

Sara Jane Todd

Interview with Featured Flickr Photographer Jonathan Herbert

By Sara Jane ToddMay 17, 2011

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo Grand View by Cambridge, UK-based photographer Jonathan Herbert.

Sara Jane Todd

Interview with featured Flickr photographer Phil Kirchmeier

By Sara Jane ToddApr 21, 2011

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo Day 85 by Wisconsin-based photographer Phil Kirchmeier.

Sara Jane Todd

Celebrating the No. 1 computer book author

By Sara Jane ToddFeb 19, 2009

Every January we start to wonder, ‘Was Scott Kelby the No. 1 bestselling computer book author last year again?"