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Choosing the right location for your headshots can be very important.  Representing your brand correctly is vital, and something as small as this can largely effect that. At Soora, we really like using textured backgrounds, especially brick walls.  You can find them anywhere in London, and...

Today we are shooting from The Clink Restaurant, at Her Majesty's prison in Brixton, but we are here to talk to you about Five Common Headshot Mistakes. Not knowing who you are.  It's important to know before turning up to your shoot, your message and...

As a business owner, one of the best things about my job is the variety of work we do and the colourful people we meet, but nothing beats the call I had last week asking if we could come to her majesty's prison in Brixton...

We recently completed a photo-shoot for The Clink restaurant inside Brixton Prison. We were tasked with setting up a mobile headshot studio and direct a series of headshots. We were very thankful to then have been asked to have lunch thereafter with the CEO Chris...

How to prep for your headshot session! Wash your hair! The camera can see more than you think! so remember to show your best self. What will you wear?  Clothing is one of the biggest factors in making sure that you are representing who you are and what...

Happy Friday! What is a headshot? A headshot is traditionally shot in a studio, but can also be shot in your own office premises where the team and I will set up a pop up studio or alternatively shot outside on location. They can be used for your...

A little introduciton to our new web-series: One Take Talks.  I talk a bit about what to expect in the upcoming episodes such as: How to prep for your headshot session How to create that magic in front of the camera Top 5 things to...

So, you've commisioned some photography for your business, but how should you be using those pictures? We live in a visual world where imagery is viewed constantly and used across various channels. But how we use these images can make all the difference when attracting new...

I was born in Baghdad on a cold Decembers morning in 1972. I was last of 3 children, my parents already had 2 sons so my mother was really hoping for a girl. There were no sophisticated scans then that could determine the sex so...

We quite often get asked the question 'What colour background would best suit me?' so we thought we'd put together a little blog about how to chose the best-coloured background for you when opting for a studio headshot session. This applies to both our pop-up...