Definitive Guide to Headshots Part 4-Ben Marcum Louisville Headshot Photographer

Finding Your Headshot Photographer  You probably have a doctor that you see as a general practitioner but if there’s something more specific going on, you may go see a specialist. Photographers are no different. There are general practitioners and there are specialists. Both have their place.  You have to figure out what is right for you and your branding. Have […]

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Who Needs A Headshot and Why?

Over the next 4 weeks, I am going to put out blogs that will be the definitive guide for you to get the absolute best headshots.  This is not written for photographers.  This is for Actors and Business professional, entrepreneurs, and anyone with a digital identity (which if you are reading this means you) to […]

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Kesley’s Portrait Session

I  recently had the pleasure of photographing Kesley again. After her session, Kesley was kind enough to share her thoughts on the experience for me to share with you. As always, A huge thank you goes to Pam Butler of The Beauty Patrol for the stunning makeup! Kesley’s Thoughts on Her Portrait Experience: I’ve wanted […]

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I Hate My Headshots. Can You Help?

“I’m applying for a position that requires me to send a headshot. I went somewhere else and I hate the what they did. I need them by Wednesday. Can you help?” This is what “somewhere else” did. I got that email from Dheeraj on a Friday.  Luckily I was able to squeeze him in on Monday afternoon. […]

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HeadshotMania

As many of you know, I honed my skills as a headshot photographer under the guidance of Peter Hurley. Peter is considered one of the best headshot photographers in the world, and to be 100% honest with you, he is just a really great guy. I have the honor of being Kentucky’s first and only associate photographer and mentor […]

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Alexis Mattingly Portraits

Alexis is a member of the amazing makeup artist team that I work with for my clients, The Beauty Patrol.  She has been with me on several of my recent portrait sessions and mentioned that she might like to experience a session herself.  She has an amazing energy and I was excited to work photograph […]

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Actor Profile: Neill Robertson

I have had the pleasure of seeing Neill on stage with Theatre [502], Pandora Productions, and Kentucky Shakespeare.  He is currently in rehearsals for Actors Theatre of Louisville’s  fall tradition, Dracula where he is playing to role of Robert Renfield.  It is a thumping good show.  If you’ve not seen it I highly suggest it. […]

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Ben Was on the #502Leader Series podcast with Yes Louisville

I recently sat down with Jason Mudd of Yes Louisville for his #502Leader Series podcast.  We had a great conversation about how my journey as a photographer started to becoming Louisville’s go-to headshot photographer, the amazing amount of talent here in Louisville, and at least one of my not-so-guilty pleasures.  Thank you, Jason, for having me on […]

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