Headshot related resources and information for professional and aspiring actors, photographers, models, entertainers, performers and dancers.
This listing includes links to actor headshot photographers, interactive casting resources, reproduction service labs, online portfolio hosting sites, makeup artists, professional organizations and unions, entertainment news and more...
Actor Headshot Information and Tips
How to prepare for your acting headshots - Headshots New York
Preparing for a Headshot Photo Shoot - About.com
Actor headshots are very important for your career. In order to stay current, and in order to give you the most opportunities to be called in for auditions ...
Acting School - The New School for Drama trains serious actors, directors, and playwrights for a professional career in the theater
Actingbiz.com - Casting Calls, Movie Auditions and Acting Advice ...
Actingbiz provides casting calls, movie auditions and free acting advice and guides for actors and actresses of all ages.
Professional Custom Websites Made Quickly with Unlimited Updates.
In addition, ActorGear is an excellent source of acting resources.
Actors Equity Association
Labor union representing American actors and stage managers in the theatre.
A nonprofit human services organization serving all professionals (not just actors ) - in film, theater, television, music, opera, and dance through programs that address their unique and essential needs.
Information for members, actors, and industry services
American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Backstage is probably the premier resource for acting advice. An indispensable resource for both aspiring and professional actors/actresses.
BackStage.com's interactive casting page offers a search for open casting calls, movie casting, and acting auditions by region, etc.
Casting Workbook - This 28,000 performer database books over 2000 jobs each month.
Directors Guild of America
Google's Entertainment News - Search and browse 4,500 news sources updated continuously.
Search for auditions and casting calls by specific area. Audition tips.
NYC Office of Film, Theatre & Broadcasting
Playbill Job Listings
The nation's premier labor union representing actors. Established in 1933, SAG has a rich history, from standing up to studios to break long-term engagement contracts in the 1940s to fighting for artists' rights amid the digital revolution of the 21st century.
Show Business Weekly
Theatre Comm. Group
Theater Services Guide
Find information on your favorite actors and actresses, including bio, pictures, screenshots, interviews, fansites, and much more
TVI Actors School
TVI Actors School in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago feature headshot galleries that showcase the work of actors headshot photographers.
Writers Guild of America
DUGGAL DIGITAL IMAGING
29 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010
Open Monday-Friday from 7:00am-12:00am
Open Saturday and Sunday from 9:00am-6:00pm
Baboo Imaging Graphics
37 West 20th St New York, NY 10011
Open 9am - 9pm
Open Saturday 11am - 6pm
Michelle Coursey -
Headshots New York highly recommends MUA, Michelle Coursey. Michelle does elegant, beautiful work.
Stefanie Syat Make Up Artist
Excellent and professional . Very easy to to work with. :)
Pamela Bob - Freelance Makeup Artist, with a focus on working in Fashion/Beauty and Headshot Photography.
New York Talent and Modeling Agencies
ModelMayhem is a popular networking site for models, photographers, makeup artists, stylists, and fashion designers.
One Model Place provides information about fashion & commercial modeling,
An online community for Models, Photographers, Artists, Agents. ...
MuseCube model search & portfolio hosting
American Society of Media Photographers
The authoritative voice of publication photographers worldwide.
Digital cameras, all other cameras and everything photographic ...
A selection of new and used photographic equipment, accessories, and darkroom supplies as well as rentals.
Tutorials and reviews
ALKIT PRO CAMERA
222 PARK AVE. S,
NY, NY 10003
Digital Cameras, Camcorders, TV's, Home Theater, DVD Players ...
Offering photographic and consumer electronics, including new and used equipment.
International Center of Photography
World-class museum and school dedicated to exploring the possibilities of the photographic medium through dynamic exhibitions and educational programs.
New York Institute of Photography
Caters to professional photographers and those who want to improve basic skills.
Photo District News
Covers breaking news stories and delivers in-depth features on the photo industry.
PhotoLinks - The Photography Network
Easily the most popular software for image editing. Brilliant, amazing stuff. Purchase and download free trials of Photoshop and related software like Lightroom and Elements. This site also teaches techniques for getting the most from these apps. Free online image editing.
PiXimperfect, hosted by Unmesh Dinda, is a free resource for learning Photoshop and Lightroom.
Professional Photographers of America
Nonprofit association for professional photographers and image makers in other disciplines. Searchable member directory. www.ppa.com/
Tony & Chelsea Northrup - Photography tips and tutorials. Camera reviews.