Peter Hurley on The Trick to Getting a Great Headshot

Is there a “trick” to getting a great looking headshot? pro photographer Peter Hurley together with creativeLIVE published this video, talking about what he sees as

Hurley’s philosophy has to do with helping the talent be natural (and as he states in the video, faced with a professional model who acts in front of a camera – the result doesn’t feel right – it doesn’t feel like his portrait).

This is the third video by Hurley we published here on LensVid which talks a about getting the perfect headshot – if you want to learn more about his unique style and technique – make sure you check out the other two videos as well.

You can check out many more helpful photography tips on our Photography tips section here on LensVid.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.

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