Professional photographer Sophie Timothy from Sister Scout Studio will guide you through the author headshot process to ensure yours is a great one, has longevity and could be used for multiple purposes if required.
Find out how to ensure the clothes and accessories you wear will have an impact and help build your author brand.
More importantly, how can you find and collaborate with a photographer to ensure you get the results you need.
Explain the do's, don'ts and key considerations of author photos.
Show you where to use your headshots to maximise your book and author marketing potential.
Give you relaxation tips and advice to ensure you get the most from the shoot.
Help you understand the huge amount of places your author photo will appear and why it's important to be comfortable and happy with yours.
This author photo course will save you money and worry by telling you what you need to know to get it right the first time!
An author photo is a key piece in your author marketing toolkit, there are a whole lot of reasons to get it right.
You don't just need to write the book...you need to front it too!
Author photos build credibility, help you connect with readers and are a key tool you can use to win media coverage.
But, a lot can go wrong!
Just like with book cover design, you don't want to give responsibility for your author photo to a family member...unless they're a professional photographer!
But you also need to ensure you and your photographer are a good fit.
Join professional photographer Sophie Timothy of Sister Scout Studio and Anna Featherstone, author of Look - it's Your Book! and founder of Bold Authors, for this mini course that will maximise the impact of your author photo.
In this presentation, you will:
This course is a great explainer about author photos. You'll learn why they're important, how to find the right photographer for you, what to wear, how to relax and so much more. This course draws on the expertise of photographer Sophie Timothy of Sister Scout Studio and author Anna Featherstone.
"I didn't realise how much confidence having a decent author photo would give me. Thank you!"
"I received so much media coverage thanks to my author photo!"
Welcome to the All About Author Photos Mini Course
Why Authors Need Great Photos & Where To Use Them
What to Discuss Pre-Shoot with Your Photographer
What Clothes & Accessories Enhance a Great Author Photo
Tips on How to Relax During Your Author Photo Session
How to Choose the Right Photographer for You
Author Photo Checklist
6 VIDEO MODULES & A CHECKLIST
A GREAT MINI-COURSE TO ENSURE YOUR AUTHOR PHOTO DOES YOU & YOUR BOOK JUSTICE! :)