Make a day of it! There are so many things to do in the Yarra Valley after you’ve had your headshots taken. I’m Julia, a headshot specialist based in the outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Most headshot specialists are found in more metropolitan areas, but I wanted to bring specialised headshot services to the suburbs…Continue Reading →
Creating your professional image.
I'm a Melbourne headshot and portrait photographer based in the eastern suburbs. I photograph actors headshots, corporate headshots, personal branding, model portfolios, and everyday people who just want great professional portraits of themselves.
With a commercial photography degree from RMIT University, I understand the technical components of photography. Creatively, I work together with you to tailor your headshot, branding and portrait session to exactly what you need to create your professional image.
Learn a little more about me here.
Call 0402 001 533 or email email@example.com
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Learn how to stand out and sell yourself by taking control of your personal brand.
Headshots and portraits help create trust, show your personality, and put a face to your name. Everyone is different, but we can all benefit from professional portraiture.
Find out how we can tailor a professional headshot and portrait session for you:
Register now for a complimentary consultation via phone or email.
Or call: 0402 001 533 / Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
"Julia is very relaxed and down to earth and fosters an environment that reflects this.
The final portraits were just beautiful.
Julia has a fine eye and a great capacity to capture her subjects essence".
- Ben P
"Julia takes amazing photos!
She’s patient and creative, taking beautiful head shots!
Would 100% recommend her! She won't rush you and her little studio is adorable!"
- Mady C
"Julia is such a cool person to work with,
while simultaneously producing beautifully executed photographic work.
I felt calm and really taken care of in her workspace.
Her shots will be used by my business for a long time to come!
- Tracy H
Are you ready to make a great impression with your headshot?
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Professional headshots are more than mugshots. Don't think back to those school photos of cheesy grins and flat lighting. A professional headshot or portrait should tell the world all about you and your brand. Headshots and portraits are an opportunity for you to put a face to your name, show your personality, and stay on brand.
A professional headshot is also a great way to start communicating to your potential clients. Your photo can show trust, competence, and likeability. Your business becomes so much more than a name, logo and website.It becomes about you, your team, and your personal values.
Read: five reasons why a professional headshot is important for your business.
Julia Nance Portraits runs out of a professional portrait studio based in Lilydale, Victoria. You will have the opportunity to relax and step back, soaking in the wonderful natural atmosphere. No more city crowds, paid parking, or awful traffic.
The studio is surrounded by beautiful paddocks and Australian bushland. A view of the picturesque Dandenong Ranges on the horizon greets you on arrival. I get so many comments on the beauty found here. You might even find that you don't want to leave!
Inside the studio you will discover high-end equipment, alongside a clean, modern interior. With a photography degree as the backbone to my craft, you won't need to worry about a thing. As a professional portrait photographer I not only take care of the equipment and technical side of photography, but I am also able to capture and bring out your best expressions and pose with careful coaching.
In the sessions at my studio, we have the options to utilise both indoor and outdoor environments if you require, and for no extra charge. If my studio isn't the best option for you, I can travel to your desired location, and set up a mobile studio or shoot outdoors.
Read more about my studio here.
- A professional photographer understands lighting, colour and composition, and will utilize them for outstanding results.
- There is more to portrait photography than owning a camera. Using high-end lenses and lighting equipment goes a long way to achieve outstanding results. Great lenses show sharpness and professionalism in the final photographs.
- A headshot photographer will coach and direct you into a great pose and make you camera confident!
- Professional results help show your competence, and generate trust in you and what your business offers.
- Cutting-edge retouching polishes your final photographs, and brings your brand together. A professional won't take shortcuts, use cheap filters, or blur out your skin. Professional retouching shows you as your best self, in a natural way.
- There is no need to cut yourself short with your image. If you want to take your career seriously, a professional photographer is the first step to your portrait needs.
Invest in your professional image: book your session online now, or contact me today.
Call or email: 0402 001 533 / firstname.lastname@example.org
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Lucie – Melbourne Actor, Musician and Artist. This was my second time working with Lucie, and I couldn’t be happier to have the opportunity to capture some more actor headshots for this talented woman. This time we worked together on a gloriously warm and sunny Sunday morning. Lucie gave me the exciting news that she…Continue Reading →
Having an effective pre-shoot plan of attack is a great way to reduce the nerves before an upcoming photoshoot. The idea of professional headshots or a personal branding session can be a little daunting. All those questions pop up on how to pose, and what your smile should look like. Then deciding what to wear,…Continue Reading →
How is your LinkedIn Headshot looking? There is much discussion about the importance of a LinkedIn headshot, and the importance of having a good one. It is all about first impressions, and your LinkedIn headshot does just that. People connect with people. So having a photograph of yourself is the first starting point in forming…Continue Reading →
Do you like your corporate staff headshot? Lolita came to my studio at the end of last year. Her workplace was putting some staff headshots online, and she was unhappy with how the generic snapshots taken by her team members were coming out. So she seeked out a professional to help coach and direct her…Continue Reading →
Can you believe Christina is only 14? This girl was incredible in her shoot. It was her first time in front of the camera too. Christina’s Mum called me to book some actor headshots. It is all exciting times ahead for their family, as she prepares to embark into the wide world of acting. While…Continue Reading →
December is a great time to start reflecting on the year. In my 2018, I returned home from travelling – inspired and full of determination. I launched my business a couple of weeks later, with my new website up and running, sessions on the way, and my studio renovations started. I remember painting the outside…Continue Reading →
Exploring Angles: It is really important to nail the angles in a headshot. I think this is what makes or breaks a portrait – especially in terms of you liking an image of yourself. So if you know what angles work for you, let your photographer know before you start shooting (or as you are…Continue Reading →
When I’m not photographing headshots for actors or business professionals, I’m possibly taking portraits of children. I absolutely love this, and while it can be challenging at times, capturing a child’s personality while they are in their element at childcare or kinder is an amazing feeling. I work with a small team of amazing photographers:…Continue Reading →