KENNETH LIM - Professional Corporate Headshot Photographer
Professional Corporate Headshots


Hong Kong Corporate Headshot Photographer KENNETH LIM

Corporate Portraits for CNBC Asia anchors in Hong Kong

I remember leaving Squawk Box playing on the tv of whichever work travel hotel room I would find myself brushing my teeth in during my banking days...amazing experience to visit and photograph on the set of CNBC in Hong Kong.

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Colourful headshots

I've always loved the artistic freedom that using color allows in imagery - growing up I watched a lot of Saturday Night Live and I loved the vivid portraits of portrait photographer Mary Ellen Matthews that would pop up in between commercials. I've been experimenting with color-grading my headshots. I think it adds a bit of a cinematic feel - here are a few of my favs.

How to shoot natural headshots

One of the questions that I get asked most often as a photographer is “how do you get your headshots to look natural?” And my approach is the same every time - I have a good conversation.

I listened to a recent TED talk, and it reminded me of all the great things that come from a really good conversation - things like energy, inspiration, engagement and connection - all of which look great on camera. So I approach every portrait and corporate headshot session with the same curiosity and honesty as I would any other conversation. It is one of the best parts about being a headshot photographer in a city as diverse as Hong Kong - I get to meet someone new almost everyday, and a great conversation to go along with it.

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Corporate Headshots at Business Conference in Hong Kong

Finding the time for a much needed corporate headshot session is one of the biggest challenges our clients face - but one company found a perfect solution by having us set up a small photography studio during their multiple-day business conference in Hong Kong. Executives around the region convened for workshops, discussions and networking with industry colleagues. These corporate headshots were taken at a function room in between the conference sessions. Our photography equipment setup allowed us to shoot quickly, select images on a laptop immediately while maintaining a consistent look across all the headshots.

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Office portrait photography for Facebook

Last month we went on-location to Facebook to photograph portraits in their Hong Kong office. We were hired out of the US where this project was being coordinated - with the goal to show both the "togetherness" and individuality of cultures across the companies staff globally.

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Recent corporate headshots in the studio
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2015 is flying by fast, and I've finally had a chance to look back at some of the executives and entrepreneurs that have come by our Central studio for their profile photos. I always enjoy thinking back to some of the interesting chats I was able to have during these sessions - here are some of my favorite portraits from the first half of the year.

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Corporate headshot photography for company website

Corporate portrait photography for an electronics design company based in Hong Kong. The headshots were used for their website and corporate marketing materials. I love photographing for this type of look - slightly stylized lighting with a touch of individual personality with each portrait.

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