The best way to take a very good profile pic

Hair Romance x Optus Collaboration

Your profile pic is sort of a digital calling card. Whether or not it’s for social media, enterprise or relationship, all of us want a headshot that claims who we’re.

I’m tremendous excited to be working with Optus on the Samsung Galaxy S10 launch and, in partnership with Bumble, we wish to assist you to put your finest headshot on the market. We all know it may be exhausting to get a very good profile pic!

Try this video to see what I imply.


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Listed below are my 5 high suggestions for taking a very good profile pic:

1. Discover your gentle

Search for smooth even gentle. If it’s actually sunny, turning your again to the solar can do the trick to cease you squinting in your images.

Keep away from dappled gentle too. It would look lovely in actual life, however in images it casts unusual shadows, and makes you look blotchy and bruised!

2. Know your good facet

Flip your hair over and take a couple of apply pictures. Is there a facet that feels extra comfy? Everybody has a very good facet (hey, Mariah Carey) and when you get that angle, you’ll nail that pic each time.

My good friend Rohan informed me in regards to the ‘look over the fence’ trick, which helps along with your good facet too. Think about you’re peering over your backyard fence and sort of crane your neck barely. It’ll strengthen your jawline and make your neck look longer and slimmer.

3. Use a very good digicam

Not do you could get in professional gear, the most recent telephones (just like the Samsung Galaxy S10) have a number of the finest cameras round, now with a number of lenses that ship unbelievable high quality. At the same time as knowledgeable photographer, I discover myself reaching for my telephone greater than my DSLR today.

4. Consider one thing pleased

Keep in mind Tyra and her “smize” on Subsequent High Mannequin? Effectively the trick is to think about one thing that makes you actually pleased after which look straight down the lens of the digicam. If you happen to hate having your photograph taken, it’s going to come throughout via your eyes, so go to your pleased place as an alternative.

5. And breathe

So many individuals maintain their breath whereas having their image taken! Take a giant deep breath out and in, then proceed to breathe usually and also you’ll be shocked how a lot better the image appears to be like.

Nonetheless assume you could possibly do with a little bit assist? Come and see me!

Get a free profile pic with Optus & Samsung

To have fun the discharge of the brand new Samsung Galaxy S10, Optus and Samsung are placing on profile pic glam classes, Max Might and I’ll assist you to create the proper look earlier than capturing it on the brand new Samsung Galaxy S10+. Better of all it’s free and also you get a pro-grade photograph to remove with you.

We had a lot enjoyable with our glam squad in Melbourne final weekend and this weekend it’s Brisbane’s flip! After that, we’re popping up in Sydney and that is what we’ve received in retailer for you!

I’ll be there as your hair skilled, serving to everybody look their finest with hair suggestions, methods and styling you up – so come and say hello. Superstar make-up artist Max Might can even be there serving to with the ultimate touches earlier than your shoot.

Lastly, portrait photographers, who will likely be utilizing the brand new Samsung S10+ with its pro-grade digicam, will take your free skilled profile shot.

It’s wonderful what a very good photograph can do, so take cost of social you and be part of me at:

Brisbane: Westfield Carindale

  • Saturday 16th March 9am-5pm
  • Sunday 17th March 10am-5pm

Sydney: Macquarie Centre

  • Saturday 23rd March 10am-6pm
  • Sunday 24th March 10am-6pm

Different look instances could fluctuate. Profile shot activation is probably not obtainable always. For T&Cs and FAQs see

To encourage you, check out a number of the hairstyles I created in Melbourne:

(Btw these are utterly unedited images, straight from the brand new Samsung Galaxy S10+ – it has such an incredible digicam!)

Comply with me on Instagram @hairromance for all of the updates! Can’t wait to see you there.

Occasion images by Tuscany Grey

Thanks to Optus for sponsoring this put up.

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