A Sportrait is a term used to describe a sports portrait or athlete portrait. It is generally created for an athletes personal portfolio or produced to showcase an athletes skills/marketing ability and to attract sponsors. The Sportrait is aimed at elite athletes aspiring to professional and/or college level sports.
This is a very personalised service and includes:
to ensure your individual character, style, assets and strengths are reflected in the images captured
to select location, dates and times for both action and portrait shoots
discuss clothing options and any props requird
gain some insight into your personality and to establish a rapport to assist you feeling relaxed, comfortable and to enjoy the shoot
identify and discuss any specific requests for images
to discuss how the images intend to be used
Action Shoot (optional)
to capture the athlete 'in action' during an event or tournament
to ensure the athlete's strengths are captured e.g. AFL football who is strong overhead will expect images that demonstrate this skill or a swimmer would expect to see their strongest stroke e.g. backstroke to be captured
to capture the physical qualities of the athlete
to use professional lighting techniques to create mood and showcase the athletes assets and skills
if required to incorporate products/services (to highlight marketing potential) Note: product photography may incur an additional fee.
Ordering and Design Session:
to view and select images and to purchase products