TORONTO STUDIO FOR PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS
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Rates and Pricing for Professional Headshots and Business Photography
Pricing and Rates for Professional Headshots and Business Portraits start at $195.00. Actor Value Package is currently discount from $400.00 to $280.00( Actors only) at my Toronto Studio – click here for Discount Packages with a breakdown of the session and delivery.
Corporate Headshots and on-site headshots photography is priced per job, usually with volume discounts. Please email or text me for same day response and quote.
More Reasons to Book Your Professional Headshot With David Chang Photography
Easy to book portrait and headshot studio sessions online without deposit requirements, no penalties for cancellation and easy rescheduling.
Enhanced studio COVID-19 protocols for your safety throughout the portrait session.
Commercial photography studio located in Leslieville, minutes from downtown. Street parking in front of building. Change rooms, steamer and makeup/hair services.
Instant review of your every headshots on a large computer monitor.
Same day Proofs (no Watermarks) of your photos online with Google Drive galleries to review your headshots.
Unique backgrounds for Corporate Portraits, Business and Executive Headshots.
Expert Retouching of your Headshots of choice.
Extensive guidance and expert coaching of poses and expressions throughout the portrait session. You will never feel lost or wonder what you should do.
Wardrobe styling assistance (your own clothes) for your Brand.
Open 7 days per week from 9 AM to 6 PM by appointment only.
Just let me know what your requirements for your headshots and I will do my best to accommodate.
- In studio makeup and hair option. Please inquire for details.
FAQ and TIPS -Professional Headshots and Business Photography Toronto
Your Headshot needs to represent your Brand. Brand is who you are, who you want to be, and how you are perceived. Your professional headshot is the first impression of your Brand. The headshot session needs to take the following into consideration:
- Wardrobe selection(s)
- Expression – amount of smile or not?
- Posing – standing, angle/leaning or perhaps sitting?
- Portrait crop or aspect ratio – square for LinkedIn or wide for website? Perhaps specific print or resolution requirement.
- The background for the headshot – photographer provided in studio or digitally composited?
Of course, I will assist with all of the above.
Why choose David Chang Photography for your Headshot Photographer in Toronto?
For many busy working professionals getting professional headshots done is a pain but necessary for your Branding. I am here to make the process as easy as possible. The studio is close to the downtown core. My experience can provide for quick sessions with great results. With my process, you know what you are getting and will receive all of your photos without watermarks via Google Drive download. Expert retouching eliminates any concerns with skin or minor wardrobe issues.
What is your experience level?
For the past 15 years, I have photographed thousands of business portraits, actor headshots and model portfolios in the Toronto market. I have shot for many of the top Brands in Toronto including Mercedes Benz, TD Bank and Quadreal, just to name a few. As a commercial headshot photographer I am committed to providing the best value and quality for my clients. My experience provides for a well organized shoot in a relaxed environment with a high level of professionalism to ensure the best experience throughout the shoot.
Do you have your own studio and where is it located?
My commercial studio is located at 276 Carlaw Avenue, Studio 207A, Toronto ON M4M3L1. West side of Carlaw between Queen Street East and Dundas Street East. You are the sole client during the shoot. A change room with a makeup area and space for your extra wardrobe is provided for your comfort and privacy.
How do I book with you?
The preferable method to book Online through the Square booking system. You are free to cancel or reschedule without penalty. Please be courteous and provide me with as much notice as possible if you do cancel. Of course, you can also text or email me, DavidChangPhotography@gmail.com 647-833-7870
How much do Headshots cost?
The range in the pricing of professional headshots is quite diverse in the Toronto – GTA area. You can get a cheap headshot starting at $65 and as high as $750 and up for commercial Branding packages. The difference is primarily in the experience level of the photographer and access to a proper studio environment. A photographer likely needs to charge a higher rate to support a dedicated studio and higher end equipment. At David Chang Photography our rates are more or less in the value range. With a dedicated commercial photography studio located in Leslieville, (Queen Street East and Carlaw Avenue), our rates are not the lowest, but you will get a comfortable professional environment with the latest equipment to ensure a best in class experience.
A detailed breakdown of my rates and pricing is provided at my Rates and Pricing page.
I price my sessions based on a Look. A Look is a setup for the session which can include a wardrobe, background or lighting change. A retouched photo is provided for each Look.
How long is a LinkedIn or Branding Headshot Session and how many shots do I get?
I do not count time or shots. I take as many as we need and you are free to have them all. The time depends on you, if you have a killer smile with great clothes and posture your session can be just few shots in as many minutes. As we shoot your photos are reviewed on a 27 inch monitor. You never leave wondering whether we got the shot.
Generally, a Professional Headshot session is approximately a half hour to an hour for One Look and approximately 1.5 to 2 hour for multiple Looks.
If you have specific requirements let me know and I will work with you to achieve your goals.
What is Retouching?
Please check out my Retouching Page to see what is possible. Retouching for perfect model faces is pretty easy, but retouching everyday faces in the more mature age range requires experience to make you look your best naturally.
Is Makeup and Hairstyling available?
Yes, this can be arranged for you. Contact me for more information and rates.
What is your delivery time and format for my Headshots?
Typically, next day for proofs online via Google Drive and 3 days or less for the retouch from time of order. Same day available on request.
What should I wear? What should I bring?
Difficult to provide you with specific recommendations, but here is some guidance. Generally, darker shades shoot better. A jacket or blazer ideal for a professional look. Busy patterns distract from you, but can also give you a unique style. For headshots, bottoms do not usually matter unless you specifically want a 3/4 shot. However, the more body you include in your photo, the smaller your face and ability to show personality as a headshot. If you are not sure, the best advice is to bring options. We can test your wardrobe to see what works best for you. I can shoot ties on and off as well as glasses on and off at no extra charge.
What background options are available?
For each selected photo for editing, the background can include the original light to medium grey, all white background and/or transparent background in PNG format. I also have many options for environmental backgrounds, such as an office environment, window views of Bay Street and many more. The crop of the photo and resolution is your choice, best to consult your web guy.
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