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Investing With Interest

Everyone wants to know about an investment that yields high interest. But how many investment advisors have a professional headshot that communicates a high interest in helping others? Most of the time what you see is a portrait that makes the advisor look stiff, stuffy, and out of touch. With Fredshots Photography our mission is

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Your Calling Card

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Your professional image IS your calling card. If your profile photo is more than a year old, features a hair style or fashions that you no longer wear then you need to update your headshot. We are now one month into 2016 and stores and restaurants are planting reasons for you to shop or dine

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Make Strong Hits With Your Headshot!

Does your headshot have impact? Does your headshot leave an impression? If it doesn’t then you need to contact Fredshots Photography today and let the Dallas Image Pro take your professional image up above your competition! We specialize in a very unique style of portraiture that is perfect athletes, models, and professionals. Some things to

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The Fashion Stars of Fall

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The end of the summer break is quickly drawing near. Now is the time to update your headshot for fall with Fredshots Photography! Contact us today so that you can start the next season with a fresh look! (469) 718-9749

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Mary Kay National Sales Director Headshots in Dallas

Achieving levels of leadership within your company or organization means that you should have a professional image that properly reflects this. Many such leaders share their testimonies of how achieving the first level was often the most difficult. But once they reach that milestone they often times are able to develop a tremendous momentum in

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The Next Step

Over the last several years I have watched this young lady methodically, musically, and marvellously move through her high school. It has been an honor and privilege to capture her along the way.  While part of me is saddened that this chapter of being her photographer is drawing to a close, the greater part of

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Catch That Moment!

Is your son or daughter part of a school or select team? Do you find yourself at the end of the season with great memories but no photos?  Or, are you challenged with trying to enjoy the game while struggling with your camera? With numerous years of capturing everything from football, baseball, soccer, and dance

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Own It!

One of our newest clients is Stewart Title located in McKinney, TX.  At Stewart Title they say, “When investing in a new home, a new site for your business, or any piece of property, you need to have peace of mind that the property is truly yours.”  At Fredshots Photography we share in this sentiment

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Missed Moment?

In this image you see the agony and anguish expressed through the poetry of the dancer’s body and face.  As a professional photographer I see this same expression from parents, spouses, and siblings when their camera misses the moment. I encourage everyone to have a camera on hand at all times.  For some this means

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Now Is The Time!

Spring time in the northeast Dallas area brings great weather, blossoming flowers, and the hottest real estate market.  Long before the school bells ring for the final time homes begin selling like hotcakes.  With the increased demand for properties comes an increased demand for real estate agents. If you are an agent, or know someone

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OK..Now What?

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So you’ve taken the big step in starting your own business!  Your promotional materials are in place.  Your supplies and samples are ready to go.  Your hair and makeup are on point!  You have your website, your social media, and your custom email account.  Now what? How are your future hostesses and customers going to know

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Think About It

As a young man my father equipped me to handle most of the common aspects of vehicle maintenance.  I wasn’t allowed to drive until I knew how to change the oil, change the tires, and replace the brakes.  And for many years of my life I did those things.  For more than a decade now

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Keep It Fresh!

An outdated online profile or company directory can send a mixed message to your potential clients.  People visit your website to gain familiarity with who you are and what service/product you provide.  If your online image isn’t a current and accurate representation of you then your image might be STANK! Professional photo pitfalls that make

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Real Estate Agents Get Ahead!

Click here for the Fredshots virtual tour One of the greatest challenges in listing a property is the time needed to create an attractive package for your prospects.  As a real estate agent your main goals are:  1) showing sellers why you are their agent of choice, and 2) showing buyers why you are their agent

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A Fresh Perspective

  When was the last time you gave your clients a fresh view of you, your service, your production, or your products?  The dynamics of your industry determines the pace that you must refresh your images and your willingness to be creative determines your impact. When you are ready to give your market a fresh

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Looky Here!

  I can’t wait to see my dasherboard ad on the sidelines of the Texas Revolution football game!  This 4′ x 8′ banner will gain thousands of looks over the next few months as the teams scrimmage up and down the field. If your professional headshot doesn’t drive clients to your business then it is

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Take That Winning Shot!

Without a doubt the emphasis on sports is a major facet of the DFW area.  From the smallest home team division champs all the way to the Texas Rangers and Dallas Cowboys you are sure to find the individual and team pride.  Before the sparkle of the season gets away be sure to contact Fredshots

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She’s Crafty!

Meet Casey with Earth Inspired Crafts.  When it comes to unique gifts and cards you will be hard pressed to find someone as creative as Casey.  Thousands of people across the world express love and friendship through cards on a daily basis.  Sadly, most of those expressions end up forgotten in boxes or tossed into

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Hello? Can You Hear The Savings?

  Stop for a moment and consider how much you spend monthly on your cell phone bill. A family of four may spend upwards of $200 – $400 per month for a family share plan on any of the major carriers. Stop for a moment and consider how much you will save if you aren’t

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Expiration Date: Your Audience

Many businesses leverage specific seasons and dates to target their advertising. A few notable examples of target dates or seasons are Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and SuperBowl Sunday. One of the hottest trends on peoples’ minds is the Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment period which ends on February 15, 2015. Gene Bailey with Health Markets challenged

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I Close My Eyes Only For A Moment And The Moments Gone…

Today I was blessed with another day of life and confirmation of why I do what I do. In the span of 24 hours I have seen my photos used to: 1) Honor someone that helped save a life, 2) Highlight two people that help others make sense of life insurance, and 3) Help raise

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Get It Write!

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A current headshot is only the beginning.  Owning your brand is more than just appearances.  Make sure that your online and printed words are as powerful as your headshot.  One of the smartest steps to save yourself from sparse, sloppy, or over-saturated wording is to rely on the services of a professional writer.  Sheri Bell

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November 11, 2014

America. Freedom. Veterans. On Monday November 10, 2014 I was at Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas. This area is most known as the shooting site of JFK and on any typical day there are hundreds of visitors that come to gawk at the road and the “Grassy Knoll”. Today was no exception. They were young

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Is My Child A Future Model?

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If you have ever asked this question there is only one way to find out!  On location or in studio is just a phone call away! Contact Fredshots Photography today (469) 718-9749!

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Photo Fiction: Realtors Must Cross Their Arms

What do people see when they see your headshot?  What do people hear when they see your headshot? When people are looking at your image online or in print do they see a 1) Current, 2) Confident, and 3) Commanding headshot? Carefully examine this image and note that his head occupies approximately 1/6th of the

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Photo Fiction: My Business Image Must Always Be “Business”

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  In today’s media-centric, internet-intertwined business world are you taking the time to explore ALL the aspects of social media?  Have you tapped into the power of advertising outside of traditional print and mailing?  Have you flexed the power of media muscle?  It’s not enough to have a YouTube channel, a Facebook business page, and

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Photo Fiction: My Old Headshot Is Still Good

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Celebrating another birthday is not a bad thing.  Continuing to use the same headshot year after year is a bad thing!  There is nothing wrong with updating your headshot annually.  Everything is wrong when you try to deny that time has passed. The headshot in this article is of my client that recently promoted to

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Shooting For The Future

On September 11, 2014 a gathering of men, women, and a few teenagers gathered at the Elm Fork Shotgun Sports complex in Dallas to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Collin County.  The day started with rain but that didn’t dampen the spirits of the shooters as they heard from representatives from the Boys

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Photo Fiction: Headshots Must Be In The Portrait Orientation

  A long time ago, in a business world far, far away, all professional headshots were oriented so that they were tall and narrow.  In photographic terms this is called portrait orientation.  Echoes of this mindset still hang on the walls of well-established companies that date back 20+ years.  You will usually find these headshots

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Set Your Business On Fire Through Networking

A super elaborate advertising campaign built on a huge budget that was produced by the largest names in Hollywood is not enough when it comes to making connections with new clients.  People do business with other people that they trust.  The best way to develop trust is through personal contact and time. In the northeast

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Photo Fiction: You Must Smile For Your Headshot!

During my headshot sessions I often ask my clients to give me an inquisitive look.  After a few clicks of the camera the typical response is, “That was different.” Then we review the results and more often than not my clients find that they actually like some of those images.  Why?  The simple answer is

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Real Estate Agents Rising To The Top!

The real estate market in the northeast Dallas area is exceptionally hot (as is the entire state of Texas)! Most real estate agents are aware of the demand and find themselves in a sea of other realtors trying to stand out as unique or different. With Fredshots Photography you now have a means for rising

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Aerial Video and Photography for DFW

The real estate market in the northeast Dallas area is experiencing tremendous growth. With the increased demand has also come an increase in Real Estate Agents. Many agents have resorted to standard advertising means through promotional items or flyers and mailers. Now is your opportunity to rise above your competition with aerial video and photography.

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Maximize Your Marketing via Video!

ONE BILLION…that’s the number of unique visitors to YouTube each month.  Watch the video and then call Fredshots Photography to increase your reach! (469) 718-9749 Personal Fitness in Allen, TX | Trainer Tony (847): http://youtu.be/QRv-UJVu2I8

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There’s A Storm Sweeping Across Your Business Landscape!

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A Texas-sized hail storm is sweeping across the northeast Dallas region tonight. As the tornado sirens wailed across the counties many families sought shelter under the stairs, while many carried on with regular life as they have done for so many years. With each successive wave of hail ranging in size from pellets to golf

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Heidi

Meet Heidi.  Heidi is a champion of the people serving faithfully in the Allen, TX area.  During any day of the week you will see her as a dedicated wife and loving mother.  But if you happen to be working on a plan to trim down your weight and build up your muscles then you

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Vishy

Meet Vishy.  Vishy Sahadevan is the Head of Global Development with Sybrant Technologies, an international firm dedicated to helping design, plan, customize and deploy end-to-end mobile enterprise solutions.  With an extensive executive-level business history Vishy specializes in optimizing management, increasing sales, and enabling real-time learning through the use of custom mobile application development and data

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Elaine

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Meet Elaine!  Two things you should know about Elaine: 1) She loves her community of McKinney; and 2) She loves helping people to find their next home in McKinney!  Elaine was ready to update her image and needed a photographer who was equally mobile, flexible, creative, and fun.  That is exactly what Elaine got when

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Meet John! Dr. John Perriton is the new chiropractor on the block in Allen, but he is not new to his field. With degrees from BYU and from Parker College, Dr. Perriton initially set up his practice in the Irving area. After several years of the hustle and hurried pace of that area John decided

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Meet Sara! Sara is the President of Xtreme Roofing in the DFW area. Sara immigrated to the United States with her husband and first daughter from Yugoslavia in the 90s to escape the war in her country. Having personally lived through a war-torn society has given Sara a unique perspective on work in the United

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Meet Julio! Julio is the owner/operator of EB Electric Contractors serving the Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex area. As a licensed and insured Master Electrician, Julio is able to handle any and every electrical issue you may face. His days are filled with everything from installing ceiling fans, running new power outlets, and adding fixtures and switches

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Meet Kathryn! Kathryn is the CEO of Secure On-Site Shredding, the company that you should be using to protect your employees, your customers, and yourself. Based in the Dallas, Texas region, Secure On-Site Shredding’s client list includes Harley Davidson, Texas Instruments, and Checker Cab just to name a few. Kathryn is intimately involved in all

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John

Meet John!  John is a dedicated husband, father, and business owner in McKinney.  John invests his days in creating satisfied customers “one stitch at a time”. As the proprietor of Advanced Embroidery and an active member in his church and community John needed headshots that were professional and personal, but the fullness of his schedule

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Meet Natalie! Natalie is a make up artist located in the DFW area. Natalie transforms everyone from executives and actors, singles and soon-to-be-wives from everyday to exceptional. In between making people fabulous Natalie also teaches and trains women how to make a living by making a positive difference in others’ lives through her Mary Kay

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Dru

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Meet Dru.  Dru is the President/CEO of Popular Ink in McKinney, TX, a privately owned company built on the importance of first impressions.  Dru oversees the daily (and nightly) operations of his quickly expanding facility where they specialize in a variety of flexible packaging that serve customers across the United States as well as internationally. 

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Ann

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Meet Ann.  Ann is a Licensed Professional Counselor with Lasting Love Ministries based in Frisco and serving all of the DFW Metroplex region.  Couples face a variety of challenges on a daily basis that can and will test the extent of their physical, emotional, and spiritual determination to stay together.  Ann is the person that

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Noel

Meet Noel.  Noel is a husband, father, grandfather, and international businessman.  Noel has designed, developed, and implemented network services architecture for Nortel here in Texas, North Carolina, and Canada.  He has built strong relationships with a variety of realtors, builders, investors, and other organizations as a mortgage banker.  And as a chairman Noel has forged

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Lachelle

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Meet Lachelle. Lachelle is one of those people that you could meet and never realize exactly how much talent is contained within her. With a rich history in design for print, web, and marketing, Lachelle’s experience includes working with the smallest proprietors needing a logo all the way up to Fortune 500 companies on nationwide

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Scott

Meet Scott. Scott is a Master Electrician with 27 years experience. Scott, like most of my clients, is a small business owner that specializes in honest work at a fair price. Scott grew up in the area, served our country in the Navy, and returned to the area to give back to the community with

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Michael

Meet Michael. Michael is the proprietor of Ink and Toner Texas located in McKinney, Texas. Michael is a husband, father, and is an ambassador for the local Chamber of Commerce. When he is not making welcome calls and visits to new businesses in the area Michael is at his store offering the highest quality refills

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Elizabeth

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Meet Elizabeth. Elizabeth is in her 12th year as a Premier Designs jewelry lady. Along with running her business, Elizabeth is a wife, a mother of two boys, and active in her church community. As a self-employed, work-from-home mother Elizabeth knew that she needed a current headshot that accurately captured who she is and what

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Kim

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Meet Kim. Kim is the owner/operator of Bec N Call the concierge service when you need more hours in the day.  While Bec n Call gives personalized attention to almost every aspect of your business she knew she needed a specialist in on-location photography and that’s why she chose Fredshots Photography. 

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Jon

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Meet Jon. Jon is a Social Media Strategist with Texas Biz Solutions (soon to be officially renamed as Osky Blue). Jon advises owners how to best market their business online. A major aspect of the classes he teaches are on your Return Of Investment (ROI). Jon knew that investing a lot of time and money

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Dr. Rey

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Meet Dr. Rey of Advanced Wellness and Weight Loss in Dallas, TX. Dr. Rey specializes in chiropractic and massage therapies, pain management, rehabilitation, health and wellness planning. Dr. Rey would rather invest his time and resources in providing the best facilities and options for his clients, so he chose Fredshots Photography to capture both traditional

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Lisa

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Lisa is an independent distributor of Sarah Blaine jewelry by Willow House. She is wife to Tyler, and mom to a cat and a dog. Lisa, like most small business owners, needed a professional headshot but didn’t have a corporate budget for it. Lisa chose Fredshots Photography and so should you!

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