Fashion

A very professional team of stylist, hair and makeup to create your vision.

Headshots

Acting/casting, social media, online dating, professional publications all use great looking headshots.

Personal Portraits

Treat yourself to a half day at the studio, pampered while our team of professional hair and makeup artists bring out the inner beauty in you.

Commercial

We have experience working with several top marketing and advertising firms, and will deliver for any commercial campaign.

My Portfolio

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Breakfast Burritos

This recipe makes 10 breakfast burritos. Start with shredded cheese, flower tortillas, onion, bacon, sausage, butter and eggs. Break eggs into bowl. Fry bacon. Prepare pan for cooking eggs with melted butter. Bacon is ready. Brown sausage. Chop onions. This is what...

John Hoban – Tressler’s Barn

Last night, I had to pleasure of attending a music concert. The venue was Tressler's Barn in Easton, CT. Ireland native, John Hoban told stories and performed his own songs, as well as, other classics. Later in the evening, Dan Tressler and Jeff Smith performed....

Iron Skillet Fillets with Red Wine Shallot Sauce

This recipe is modified from a combination of three recipes. Begin with thick sliced fillets, about 1 and 3/ to 2 inches thick. The fillets should be room temperature. Salt and pepper generously on all sides of the meat. I use fine ground sea salt and fresh ground...

Easter Irish Breakfast

For Easter breakfast, we cooked a partial Irish Breakfast. Rebekah used our new cast iron skillet to bake Irish soda bread. Then we fried up white puddings and bangers. If you are in the Atlanta area, you can purchase these from the Taste of Britain store in Norcross,...

Pan Seared Ribeye

I have always wanted a cast iron skillet and finally purchased one the other day. Here is one of the recipes I prepared. Start with the ribeye cut at room temperature. Rub on olive oil, and plenty finely ground sea salt and ground black pepper. First, heat the dry...

Ashley Mae Reid

This series of fashion portfolio work for model Ashley mae Reid were all taken using available light. On some, high ISO was used to provide a slight textured look. Styling, hair and makeup by Staci Gibbs. Staci Gibbs     ...

Products

Mini Portfolio Shoot – 2200.

Suitable for portfolio updates for model.
2 Looks.
Images shot in studio or on location.
8 finished images.

Selection of final images via online secured private online website gallery. Comments may be made for desired post processing adjustments.
Final selection of images are custom detailed, cropped, color corrected. Any blemishes are removed.
Final selections are available for download as high resolution files. Printing from the gallery is available.

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Complete Portfolio Photo Shoot – 3196
Suitable for a portfolio for aspiring and current models.
1/2 day in front of the camera plus consultation time.
Images shot in studio and on location.
16 finished images.

Selection of final images via online secured private online website gallery. Comments may be made for desired post processing adjustments.
Final selection of images are custom detailed, cropped, color corrected. Any blemishes are removed.
Final selections are available for download as high resolution files. Printing from the gallery is available.

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Basic Headshots – 700
Suitable for a single headshot image for use by actors or executive / company image branding.
20 – 30 minutes in front of the camera plus consultation time.
Images shot in our studio.
Approximately 60 to 100 images are taken and yield 6 finished images.

Selection of final images via online secured private online website gallery. Comments may be made for desired post processing adjustments.
Final selection of images are custom detailed, cropped, color corrected. Any blemishes are removed.
Final selections are available for download as high resolution files. Printing from the gallery is available.

Extended Headshots – 900
Suitable for a multiple headshot images for use by actors or executive / company image branding.
30 minutes – 1 hour in front of the camera plus consultation time.
Images shot in our studio.
Approximately 100 to 200 images are taken and yield 12 finished images.
3 opportunities to change tops optional.
Selection of final images via online secured private online website gallery. Comments may be made for desired post processing adjustments.
Final selection of images are custom detailed, cropped, color corrected. Any blemishes are removed.
Final selections are available for download as high resolution files. Printing from the gallery is available.

Full Photoshoot – 1400
Suitable for a multiple headshot/full body images for use by actors or executive / company image branding or ZED Card production.
2 – 3 hours in front of the camera plus consultation time.
Images shot in our studio or on location.
Approximately 300 images are taken and yield 20 finished images.
Unlimited opportunities to change outfits optional.
Selection of final images via online secured private online website gallery. Comments may be made for desired post processing adjustments.
Final selection of images are custom detailed, cropped, color corrected. Any blemishes are removed.
Final selections are available for download as high resolution files. Printing from the gallery is available.

 

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Headshots, the Process

Basic Information

Location – Headshots, TBD. Headshots created on location may require an additional fee depending on distance from the studio.

Your Appointment – The Basic Headshot Photoshoot takes about 20 to 30 minutes. We will discuss your vision for the images with you at the time of your appointment. Background choices are white and gray.

The Images – Headshot images are provided in full corrected color. Any headshot image may be converted to black and white. Once corrected, the images will be available for download via a private secured website with gallery. We will provide an electronic, printable PDF photo release. There is also an option to print from the gallery.

Quantity – The Basic Headshot Photoshoot provides from 5 to 10 high quality headshots.

Back-Up – All image files are backed up and archived for 2 years.

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Headshot Preparation

Guys
Casting Headshots
Wear neutral clothes
Patterns may distract
Solid colors look best
Stay away from white if possible
For traditional casting shots, no jewelry
Select clothing you are comfortable in

Executive Headshots
Wear what projects your image

Girls
Casting Headshots
Very light foundation makeup (absolutely no powder base)
Light on the eye makeup
The camera will pick up too much makeup. Do not use makeup to hide blemishes, we will remove any in the post processing. We cannot remove excessive layers of makeup.
Neutral color clothing
Patterns may distract
Solid colors look best
Stay away from white if possible
For traditional casting shots, no jewelry
Select clothing you are comfortable in

Executive Headshots
Light to medium makeup is fine
Jewlery is fine
Wear what projects your image

Come rested, relaxed and healthy. Drink plenty of water to hydrate and enhance your glow. Eat something light prior to your appointment to keep your energy level up.

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About Our Team

Charlie Pappas

Photographer, Creative Architect

Charlie is a photographer living in Fairfield County, CT.
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Phone: 212.390.1174
eMail: info@charliepappas.com