Commercial & Brand Blog - Mike Glatzer Photography

Shooting outside is excellent. Shooting outside with flash is a pain. Personally, I love making that compromise because it looks freaking amazing. In this article, I explain how to light an editorial type runner shoot outdoors in screaming sunlight using High-Speed Sync.

Commercial & Brand, Instruction, Photo Work, Portraits, Tips And Tricks

March 15, 2021

High-Speed Sync Trail Runner

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Photography knows no bounds. It is a medium that highlights everything from food to war. Unfortunately, photography has also shown bias in its history. This bias has affected how we photograph BIPOC today and previously. As a photographer, my goal is to show off everyone in their best light; to make my images represent the […]

Commercial & Brand, Headshots, Photo Work, Portraits, Thoughts

November 10, 2020

How I Photograph BIPOC For Portraits And Headshots

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Alrighty, it’s almost photo time! You’ve picked your portrait session date, we’ve talked about the schedule, where to meet, and brainstormed concepts. There’s a lot going on and I’m sure you’re thinking, “I’m excited, a little nervous, and OMG, WHAT DO I WEAR!?!??!”

Commercial & Brand, Instruction, Portraits, Tips And Tricks

July 30, 2020

Nail What to Wear For Your Portraits Session With 30+ Tips

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We’ve all been there. You’re waiting to meet a new person, and you don’t recognize them until they introduce themselves. Why? Their headshot is 5 to 15 years old. This reason is just one of 4 to update your headshot consistently. Want to know the other reasons?

Commercial & Brand, Headshots, Thoughts, Tips And Tricks

May 14, 2020

Reasons to Update Your Headshot

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What are the 6 headshot types, what makes them different and unique, and which one do you need to get? Chances are, you’ll need more than one!

Commercial & Brand, Headshots, Thoughts, Tips And Tricks

April 14, 2020

The 6 Headshot Types | Determine Which One You Need

atlanta actor headshot

A quick recap of a hilarious and fun personal brand portrait session with Latesha Lynch Designs! We shot at White Wall Woodstock studio and got a bunch of great content, including some funny behind the scenes moments! I describe how I shape light in an all-white studio to vary the images and add variety. 

Commercial & Brand, Headshots, Photo Work, Portraits

January 16, 2020

Behind The Scenes of a Personal Brand Photography Session

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Picking where to shoot your portrait session is tricky. Do you need to rent a studio or can you shoot on location? There are pros and cons to each, and depending on what you need, you should consider one over the other. So how do you decide?

Commercial & Brand, Headshots, Photo Work, Portraits, Thoughts, Tips And Tricks

July 15, 2019

Should You Take Portraits On Location Or In A Studio?

where to take my portraits in Atlanta

Check out the various reasons why you should consider shooting your portraits on location vs using a studio.

Commercial & Brand, Photo Work, Thoughts, Tips And Tricks

June 4, 2019

My Top Atlanta Portrait Locations & Why Take Portraits On Location

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A list of my favorite Atlanta portrait studios! I also explain why you should consider taking your portraits in a studio as well.

Commercial & Brand, Portraits, Thoughts, Tips And Tricks

May 13, 2019

My Top Atlanta Portrait Studios & Why To Use Them

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A quick recap of a branding portrait session at one of my favorite places – White Wall Studio Woodstock!

Commercial & Brand, Photo Work, Portraits

March 19, 2019

White Wall Studio Branding Portraits

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