Why Job Seekers Over 50 MUST Have a Professional Headshot

When you’re over age 50 and seeking a job, you’ll often encounter subtle—and not-so-subtle—age discrimination from potential employers. In fact, 65% of older workers say age is an obstacle to getting a job. But why? Well, many employers fear that older...

6 Tips for Building Your Online Presence

When you’re looking for a job, it’s essential to have a positive online presence. After all, most potential employers will look up your social media profiles and search for you online, and you want your digital footprint to reflect positively on you and...

What is Personal Brand Photography and Why is it So Important?

What is personal brand photography? When most people think about branding, they concentrate on their logo, the type of font used on their website and the color palette. Your visual identity is made up of these elements sure, but a big part of that identity...

Rock Your Linkedin Profile

Give your profile picture a boost If you have spent anytime at all on Linkedin, then I'm sure you've noticed the profiles that stand out. They are for the people who spent time filling in all the details of their profile, getting colleagues to write endorsements and...

How to Feel Comfortable in Front of the Camera

Phоtоgrарhу hаѕ the роwеr to mоvе and inѕрirе uѕ. It сrеаtеѕ an immеdiаtе connection bеtwееn subject аnd viеwеr аnd саn reveal a wоrld within a single image. A great headshot iѕ a ѕtер in the right dirесtiоn—it iѕ оftеn the firѕt imрrеѕѕiоn оthеrѕ will hаvе of уоu,...

How Professional Headshots Can Completely Change Your Business

You may think you don’t really need professional headshots. Shouldn’t your skills and the quality of your work speak for itself? Well, I’m sure you’ve heard that images speak much louder than words. In fact, research shows that a majority of customers feel more...

From Soup to Nuts: the Chickpea Individual Headshot Process

Ever wonder what a headshot session at Chickpea is like? Here’s your chance to get a peek at the headshot process and to know what to expect from one of our sessions!   Decide which headshot session best fits your needs The One Look is a quick 15-minute session...

Everything You Need to Know to Prepare for Your Headshot Session

You’ve taken the leap and booked your headshot session! You want to create professional images that reflect your skills, intelligence, and personal brand. But how do you prepare?Don’t worry! I’ve put together this quick guide to help you feel ready to go on the day of...