Why selfies should stay off your website

Professional Website Photography

Sure, selfies are trendy and the filters can be cute but are they effective? Ask your self are these images really going to sell your product or best represent who you are and what your brand stands for? You want to be taken seriously and make a visual statement with a professional website. The next step is professional content.

They say don’t judge a book by its cover, but let’s be honest, a lot of the time we do. Having eye catching imagery demands attention. Personalizing imagery is also important, showcasing the essence of your business and what it represents. From head shots to product photos, photography tells a story without words.

Consider this comparison photo.

On the left, Jessica is hiding her face, there is distracting clutter in the photo, image quality is poor, and her cell phone is front and center forcing your eyes to it.

On the right
, Jessica has a strong expression, there is a clean faded background, image quality withholds all necessary detail, and the emphasis is on her hand bag.

Many factors should be considered in the photos you choose to showcase your business.

What story do your images tell?