With more and more companies relying on a workforce that isn’t co-located, it is crucial for effective team collaboration to ensure that employees have high-quality portrait photos for their company directories. Most headshots that are destined for the corporate directory are against a high-key, white background, but the use of a black background can instil an extra sense of seniority.


Sometimes the setting for portraits is a little more informal. Here are a selection of such images, including some from backstage at a local amateur dramatic company’s pantomime.