professional headshot is an opportunity to portray an image to your potential clients, to share your brand, and to show the face behind the business. These days, social media and your online presence play a huge role in the success of your businesses. It is now more important than ever to be visible, and in the best possible light.

People want to know they can trust you, that you are professional, that you are friendly and approachable. Having the perfect photograph encompassing these traits sends a clear message to your clients, colleagues, and future employers. Whether you are looking for work, enhancing your website and social media presence, or developing an online persona, the business of business portraits is to show you as a professional.

Advance your career and give yourself a competitive edge, just by doing something this simple!

If you are searching for a job, it is extremely important to give yourself every opportunity to shine. A professional headshot could be the difference between continuing your job search or landing that dream job you have been searching for.

blank“I was hoping Phil could work MAGIC with my face, and I was not disappointed! Even though I was nervous, Phil made me relax and was very calm in directing me. I am in awe of how beautiful my photographs came out, that was ALL Phil. I will guard these photos with my life!”

Ann Lilore, Montclair, NJ

Throughout this page you’ll see and hear from professionals in the New York/New Jersey Metro Area.

How you are perceived visually is just as important as what you do or what you say.

When potential customers are looking at your business online, they are also looking at who you are and how you conduct business. If you don’t appear to care about your own personal image, then why should your potential customers believe that you would use the highest standards for the product or service you are offering?

Be prepared with not only a first impression, but also a lasting one, with a professional headshot that will send the right message.  Showing your audience a little bit of your personality will help make a connection with you and start a bond before they even meet you.

woodland park, professional headshot, nj, phil cantor“I definitely recommend Phil; he really cares about how the photographs turn out.  I was absolutely THRILLED with the final images.  I was afraid I would only have one or two photographs to choose from, but Phil provided me with so many great pictures that I had a hard time deciding which ones I wanted!”

Nancy Orlando, Woodland Park, NJ

Don’t make this BIG mistake: Whomever you choose to do your photography, make sure they have an iron-clad guarantee!  You should be thrilled with your portrait. If you’re not, you shouldn’t have to pay!

Don’t put it off any further, call or email my studio and take the first step toward enhancing your acting or writing career, updating your professional image, and making your boss happy (even if you’re the boss)!

Call My Studio, and We’ll Chat.

The perfect business portrait is a phone call away. Call me at 973-783-1065 (no cost, no obligation) or email me at