For a start we can stop using only the plain white studio background. Over the last 20 years that is mostly of what we’ve seen.
Whether it’s your first time getting professional headshots or you’re updating them every year or two for fresh castings. A good experienced photographer can can help you look your best.
For something different head outdoors and use a natural backdrop such as plants or sandstone textured walls, cityscape with natural light and fill light from the photographer’ kit. Whichever background you choose, it should be soft focused and subdued.
Studio have their place, same too for having acting headshots at home or at your office, especially for convenience.
Enage a professional photographer that has the skills to blend in a variety of light and styles for your next acting headshots.