From time to time I offer up services for head shot photography for professionals looking to update their social media profiles. Head shot photography should capture the personality of the person.
“A series of experiments by Princeton psychologists Janine Willis and Alexander Todorov reveal that all it takes is a tenth of a second to form an impression of a stranger from their face, and that longer exposures don’t significantly alter those impressions (although they might boost your confidence in your judgments). Their research is presented in their article “First Impressions,” in the July issue of Psychological Science.” – Association for Psychological Science.
Think about it. What do your profile photos and background image tell visitors about you?