Inside the Mind of a Headshot Photographer – Part Tres

I remember reading Andre Gregory’s description of an impromptu headshot session he had with Richard Avedon (who sits at the head of the table in my Pantheon of the Photographic Gods), wherein Avedon riffed through aspects of Gregory’s presence at warp speed – moving a light here, changing an angle there, tossing out direction like a possessed artist, Read more about Inside the Mind of a Headshot Photographer – Part Tres[…]

The Challenge…Joe Henson, NYC Headshot Photographer photographs David Morgan, NYC Headshot Photographer!

David Morgan and I have been competing for clients in the highly specialized world of headshot photography in New York City for almost 30 years.  I first met David in the early 80’s when the headshot market was split between approximately 10 or so professionals, all shooting film, developing signature styles, all carving their niche Read more about The Challenge…Joe Henson, NYC Headshot Photographer photographs David Morgan, NYC Headshot Photographer![…]

Sometimes it’s just about fun!

I recently had an old friend, Scott Baker, actor extraordinaire and master of the arcane sideshow culture, come to the studio.  We are both fans of the old Horror Movies of the 60’s.  For my 10th birthday party, my Mother rented an projector and showed “Village of the Damned” in my basement.  The cement walls Read more about Sometimes it’s just about fun![…]

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead

Check out “Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead“, a recently published coffee table book profiling the writers and artists who made the National Lampoon insanely great.  The image rich book, written by Rick Meyerowitz, the artist who created one of the best known Nat Lamp covers ever, the Mona Gorilla Da Vinci cover, tells the story of Read more about Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead[…]