Individual Headshot & Personal Brand Photographer in London

Headshot photographer, London
Headshot photographer, London

Individual Headshots

Even if you never enjoyed it before, prepare for a fun, relaxed experience and headshots that will show the real you. 

Is your headshot showing the best YOU? Great first impressions matter! 

Headshots for Linkedin, company website, your website, social media.

For portraits don’t ask them to pose, instead talk and see it happen”.

Company Headshots & Commercial

Corporate headshots for your teams, showing your most valuable assets and talent.

Headshots in your office location with a pop-up studio that allows to take new photographs of whole teams. 

For more information, visit my corporate headshots photography page.


Headshot Express 30 minutes


Quick and convenient:

  • 30 minutes session in the studio in Tooting
  • pre-shoot call to go through your preferences
  • my styling notes before the shoot
  • one headshot of your choice 
  • professionally edited in colour and black & white
  • ready to use on your linkedin or website within one week.

Ideal for those looking to update their headshot and profile photo for Linkedin or the website.

Available at this rate on certain dates every month. 

See the dates available in January, February and March via the Eventbrite Link below.

Professional hair and makeup services can be added if you wish, for an additional fee of £100.

If the dates for Headshot Express don’t work for you, there are more options with the Headshot Flexible Package below. 

Laura makes you feel comfortable and confident

“Laura Shimili is an amazing photographer. She makes you feel comfortable and confident. The session was fun and such a great experience. Totally recommended!”

Veronica Pujadas, London 


Headshot Flexible Package


For more choice and flexibility:

  • 60 minutes session in the studio in Tooting, allowing us more time to relax and create
  • on a date and time that is convenient and works with your schedule
  • pre-shoot call to go through your preferences
  • my styling notes before the shoot
  • three headshots of your choice 
  • professionally edited in colour and black & white

Ideal for those looking to update the About me page on the website and for multiple uses on social media, podcasts, magazines as well as profile photo for Linkedin and the website.

Professional hair and makeup services can be added if you wish, for an additional fee of £100.

If what you need is, a wider portfolio of images for your brand, we need to spend more time creating the portraits that speak to your ideal clients. More options for Personal Brand photoshot are below. 




Create a collection of professional photographs that will help you grow.

Professional brand photographs can showcase your personality and uniqueness and help you connect to your ideal audience. They can be done in the studio or on location.

You can be set with your marketing for the entire year, 6 months or 3 months with the right number of images that we create during the photoshoot. My personal branding photoshoot can provide from 10 final images to more than 25, which when combined with your expertise, client testimonials, videos, your personal and business story, can make-up your whole marketing schedule for the whole year.

A Personal Branding photoshoot is ideal for:

  • Founders and entrepreneurs
  • Executives and directors
  • Anyone who wants to invest in their personal brand.

Together we can create authentic and professional looking portraits that help you grow your brand and speak to your ideal customer. For these sessions plan for one to two hours. 

These sessions take place in Tooting and start from £500 and go up from there. Some clients spend 500 and some £1700 for a full portfolio of images for a year. Not one size fits all and it is bery flexible and suited to you.

You can book a call with me to discuss and I will send you the price list. Payment plans available to spread the cost. 

To schedule a consultation please call 07934788100 or use the link below.

Taking these gorgeous photographs

I had a brand photoshoot with Laura and from the very beginning of our initial call she was professional. She helped and guided me to pick clothes and colors that suited me. On the day, she was welcoming and we had so much fun taking those gorgeous, pictures. I recommend Laura to anyone looking to have quality and professional photos taken.” 

Beatrice Anim, OBM Solutions



£75 (Early Bird £55)

This is my new flagship event where I share my expertise and top tips about Personal Brand, what it is, how to nurture one and the opportunity to have a brand photo taken.

These are group sessions where I share my top tips about Personal Brand and why it matters in a small group of 5 people.

Early Bird tickets are available. To view dates and book a space, go to the Eventbrite page below.

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I hope this has been useful and answered some of your questions. Below are some commonly asked questions and answers.

Let me know if you have any other more specific questions about plannning your photoshoot.

I love working with companies, entrepreneurs, founders, teams and professionals.

To get started drop me an email or call me, I can’t wait to hear from you.

You can reach me on +44 (0) 7934 788100 or email photography@shimilimears.com


How long does the session last?

Professional portrait sessions last between 2-3 hours, depending on the scope of the work. At the pre-shoot consultation stage, we will determine the necessary length. For some types of shoot it can take longer, sometimes up to 3-4 hours. 

For commercial photoshoots, it will be either a half day (4 hours) or longer (7 hours), depending on the scope of the work and the number of people involved.

How can I choose my images?

Following the photoshoot, I will make a gallery of images available for you to view and select your favourite images. This is done online via Zoom.

After your choices are made, I do the final edits to the chosen pictures and I send you the photos directly via WeTransfer.

how do I book?

The session fee of £150 prepaid (via bank transfer) is required to reserve a photography slot.

Following the booking confirmation, I will schedule a phone call to discuss your shoot and your brief, and how to get ready for it.

Catapult your brand to the next level!

“Laura is an exceptional photographer who is professional and affordable. I would certainly recommend her for professional headshots that will catapult your personal brand to the next level”.

Francene Mullings, London


In my studio in Tooting Bec

In your office

On location – in a business centre, co-working space or outdoors in your favourite location in London.




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