How to Pose a Model for Headshots: A Five-Minute Portrait Tutorial

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KevinMphotography says:

good headshots.  its funny though how the shots taken, are not the shots shown…interesting!  well i guess it doesn’t matter of the shots were actually done before/after the actual shoot.  its the posing tips that matter 😉

Mark Harris says:

Psst, don’t tell Tony but I prefer your studio work. But he has to be the king of all the scientific stuff and his nature photography is pretty good.

Lily Angiolini says:

Thank you for another fabulous video! I love your books and appreciate your help! <3

Barky Von Schnauzer says:

Thanks Chelsea, lovely..

Bella Franco says:

you’re so pretty! you look like Barbara Palvin!

MrCloudseeker says:

It always nice to use a trained professional model that knows how to project themselves!

anon a says:

the model is beauttttiiifffuuullllllllll :O

cnaorklioas says:

Awesome video. Great tips.
Thanks a lot!

AndreAgonia says:

Did you do any video of this kind for full body or half body?
Let’s say a natural light outdoor portrait at the park, with “new” models it’s hard cause they don’t know much about what to do.

el x says:

great vid so helpful

tiffany hallow says:

I have a question if anyone can answer this that would be great! So, when you are doing acting headshots I know that they want minimal makeup and they want you to look the same from your headshots. What if I do my headshots without makeup or less makeup then show up to a casting then have makeup then what? How does that work?

michael drixler says:

i love the poping sound of the strobes

thankfullytrue says:

Thank you for this wonderful information. Really good video.

X-Ghost- 22 says:

What’s up Chelsea?  Are you busy Friday night?

BretEBenson says:

Great info! – the most positive actor in Georgia

joshloversts says:

am I the only one who liked the masculine ones a lot

Steve Jurkovic says:

Love your videos so much (this one in particular) that I bought your book.

Nate Alexander says:

Great video! So useful!

Cappy Benton says:


carlos mizhquire says:

Chelsea how many lights did you use for this?
2 or 3 .

Andy Guck says:

I love your book. I just got it from Amazon for Kindle, but I used the Kindle App on my iPad. Goes great with these videos. Thanks for all of your help guys! 

Healing Meditation says:

Thank you for the video!
By the way, I also make a video of photo posing.
Look on my channel.

AJ Fischer says:

Well done Chelsea, You answered several questions I had. I always like your work, please keep up the great work. Thank You.

Gerald Tan says:


Ricardo Coronel Ruiz says:

Great video, sadly all I did during the video was stare at Chelsea. You re too beautiful to teach. 🙂

Lil delay says:

simpleand nice ty for the video

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