Monthly Archives: April 2011
NEW::Schedule Your Washington DC Headshot Appointments Online

We are proud to announce that you can now check the availability of the staff at Washington DC Corporate Headshots and schedule your headshot appointment online. We think this will be very beneficial for both small business (individual) headshots sessions as well as our group/office headshot inquiries. We’re making life easier for busy people like you, your administrative assistant or your marketing department.

In addition, we are now offering extended hours with sessions as early as 7AM and as late as 7PM as well as select weekend sessions for those last minute request. You can schedule sessions in our Capitol Hill studio or at your office (or any location for that matter), online, from the comfort of your own home. If you have questions you can schedule an appointment to speak to someone in the office or simply give us a call at 202-596-1548 where the our phones are answered 24/7/365.

 

DC Corporate Headshots is part of the Rouse Photography Group, LLC and provides outstanding corporate headshots to businesses and government organizations in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Memphis, Nashville, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland, San Antonio, San Diego, Seattle and Washington DC (our headquarters).

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The Importance of Business Headshots in Washington DC

As the capital of the United States of America, Washington DC is a corporate powerhouse. This is why an outstanding corporate headshot in Washington DC is indispensable. There are many businesses and organizations in the Washington DC and most of these businesses will feature corporate headshots on their website or in their printed literature.

What is a corporate headshot? It is a professional, formal photograph of an individual involved with a business. As there are so many corporate organizations in Washington DC, it can be difficult to make your business stand out in this city. There are a number of reasons why corporate headshots can help improve the performance of a Washington DC company.

  • Brand -It is important for your company to build its brand. Corporate headshots can help with this as they establish your company’s visual identity. Furthermore, the images are unique to your organization and thus help to develop a distinct brand.
  • Image -Corporate headshots can help develop your company’s image, in the same way that well-written website or printed text can. Professional photographs of your business’ major players help craft an image of professionalism, accessibility and candidness.
  • Client engagement -This type of headshot engages existing and potential clients by demonstrating that your organization is professional, but with a personal touch. Also, website visitors will stay longer on a webpage with images than on one which only has copy on it.
  • Quality -If your corporate headshots are of a high quality, it helps give the impression that your entire business is of a similar high standard of quality.

undefinedCorporate headshots are important and therefore it is important that they are first-rate images. This is why it is vital to have these photographs taken by a reputable photographer, a seasoned professional who has proper photography qualifications, as well as considerable experience working in and around the Washington DC area. A top photographer or photography service will:

  • Deploy up-to-date technology. Someone who makes use of the latest digital photography will probably take photographs of a higher standard.
  • Get you involved in the creative process. Corporate headshots matter, so you want to have your say when you’re getting them done. A top quality photographer will know this and will therefore be candid with you throughout the process, whilst also acknowledging your comments and suggestions. They will allow you to review the pictures thoroughly during the shoot and will discuss them with you openly.
  • Provide retouching services. Retouching photographic images after the shoot is frequently the difference between a great photo and an outstanding one.
  • Work quickly, but at a high standard. You need to have corporate headshots on your webpage fast, in order to get more customers as soon as possible. At the same time, you need the photos to look great if they’re going to make the right impression. A good photographer will understand your needs and will rapidly get the images to you, while maintaining high standards of work.

Corporate headshots are important in Washington DC because business is important in Washington DC. If you want your company to succeed in this city, invest time and funds into creating corporate headshots that WORK for you and your organization.