Welcome to Michael Roud Photography. Our studio specializes in actor headshots for the los angeles, california area. Michael Roud is a headshot photographer in Los Angeles. He also photographs fashion spreads and commercial photography. This blog is designed to give actors a better idea of what to expect during a headshot session and how the entertainment industry, in Los Angeles, is responding to various types of actor headshots. These various types of head shots can be be categorized into three groupings. The first is a theatrical headshot which is utilized for film and television submissions. The second consists of commercial headshots which are submitted for all aspect of advertisement. The third category can most easily be described as a character headshot which helps visually portray how the given actor would look in a specific roles, such as a doctor, lawyer, police officer, etc.
Our headshot photography website can be viewed at www.michaelroud.com. Our promotional video can be viewed on this blog or by following the link www.actor-headshots-losangeles.com. Our studio can also be found on myspace at www.myspace.com/michaelroudphotography.
The following are some of the most useful links for actor resources in the los angeles, california area. Some of these links are related to auditions, acting coaches, acting semars, acting schools, headshot photographers in los angeles california, portrait studios, photography studios, printing houses, and talent agencies.
Grey Tone Printing
Peak Talent Agency
JLA Model and Talent
Kasarian Spencer and Ruskin
United Talent Agency
The Actor’s Life
The Acting Biz
Below are actor headshots which help visually personify the types of headshots mentioned above. The first image is a theatrical headshot. The second actor’s portrait is a commercial head shot, while the third is a character look. Michael Roud Photography studios looks forward to your comments.