Pro Studio Headshots

Ready to refresh your look?  We're here to help with a professional studio Headshot scheduled at venues throughout the Phoenix-metro area.  Our corporate-style sessions include sculpted lighting with a neutral gray backdrop - ideal for LinkedIn, a resume, the company website or directory, etc.  We provide expert posing tips with onsite review, plus image tweaks and full buyout usage rights. Optional retouching is also available ("10 years and 10 pounds!").  And if money's tight, we'll work with you on the rate. See the full details below, then just click the city name for location and easy online sign-up.  

Headshot PhotoDays

July 13th in Mesa 

July 29th in Prescott

August 11th in Tempe

August 20th in Maricopa

August 25th in Glendale (pending)

or Contact Us for...

  • private Group PhotoDay (7+ sessions)

  • your private Custom Portrait session ($150 & up)

  • other photography services

Friendly & Professional: thoughtful coaching combined with some light humor help make this quick and painless, and pro gear ensures fast and consistent studio-quality results.  I promise.


Covid-safe: 10-minute touchless sessions in a large, well-ventilated space support CDC Guidelines. I've had my shots, and am glad to wear my mask throughout your session, if you like. I'll also have sanitizing gel and disinfecting wipes available.

Deliverables: this turnkey package includes posing and shooting of 15+ corporate-style shots in one outfit, plus edits and image optimization for best color and brightness, and online delivery of high-resolution (printable) files with buyout usage rights.  Optional retouching is also available, and can be purchase either in advance or separately - after you review your images.

Rate & Payment: corporate-style sessions are $50/ten minutes, and optional retouching is $20/face. If you have a discount code, please enter that at sign-up. Anyone struggling financially is invited to enter the "NYR" code (NameYourRate) and donate as they're able. We can invoice your company, you can use a credit card at sign-up, or either cash, check or a credit card onsite.  No bitcoin, please.


  • wear an outfit that you feel good wearing, and that's a good fit for the job that you want

  • colors (whether bold or pastel) generally do better than solid black or white

  • even short sleeves are usually better than sleeveless

  • you're welcome to bring a jacket to dress up a casual top and we'll shoot both looks

  • choose props, hair style & accessories that fit your personal brand and target audience


  • Custom Retouching whitens your eyes and teeth, softens wrinkles and blemishes, erases glasses glare and fly-away hair, and subtly re-sculpts your face. ($20 per face)

  • ​​Custom Portrait for a more expressive "cinematic-style" with custom lighting, stylized posing, background options and wardrobe changes. (3 consecutive slots for $150 & up)

  • Private Group PhotoDay at your location eliminates travel time and provides background options using your office decor or other colored fabric - including GreenScreen.  (7+ session)​

  • Couples who reserve two consecutive sessions receive a FREE couples pose. 

The Ripple Effect

Our backstory: Like the rest of the hospitality industry, our photos business crashed in March, 2020. The Tempe Chamber offered to help with a free banner ad on their website, so we decided to pass along that favor by offering NameYourRate Headshots to job-seekers and anyone struggling financially. Thanks to our sponsors and paid sessions, we've delivered hundreds of Headshots, and our PhotoDays are now scheduled weekly throughout the metro Phoenix area.  


A huge THANK YOU to our sponsors who promote our Headshot PhotoDays:





The Tempe Chamber

Career Connectors

Visit Glendale

Visit Mesa

And to our gracious host properties and venues who make these Headshot PhotoDays possible:

The Wigwam Resort

DoubleTree Hilton Tempe

DoubleTree Hilton Gilbert

MAC6 co-working space Tempe

DoubleTree Hilton Phoenix North

Desert Willow Conference Center

SoHo63 Event Venue Chandler

Delta Hotel by Marriot - Mesa

The Mesa Convention Center

The Scottsdale Plaza Resort

Please contact us to help bring affordable professional headshots to your members.