IMPORTANCE OF A PROFESSIONAL HEAD SHOT, HEAD PORTRAIT OR A PORTRAIT.
Its best to put your best face forward and your portrait is the logo of your personal brand. Its never stated that a head shot or portrait can be used only by a corporate professionals.
1). Acting Headshots: Suited to actors / actresses and are more stylized, to show personality and character range.
2). Corporate Headshots: For the usual business professional and ranges from the typical mugshot to the crossed-arms and 1/4-turned body look.
3). Artistic-Beauty Headshots: Geared towards showcasing unique physical features for models and the fitness type.
Here are few portraits from various segments done by govind vishwanath.
Corporate head shot for the business professionals.