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There are lots of free photo-editing sites you can use." And in the third, Hoehn chose a photo where Mary Beth looks obviously confident and happy.
"She isn't wearing makeup here, which I think is better.
Hoehn's main critique of Caroline's photo choices was that she posed pretty much the same in all three of the pictures, and though she looked attractive, they were a little too dark to show off her best features.
"The first main photo is a window into your profile," Hoehn said.
It's important to use as many photos as your dating site of choice allows.
Hoehn upgraded Mary Beth, an OKCupid dater, from one, far-away shot to three beautiful photos that better demonstrate who she is as a person.
Hoehn shared some of her tips for choosing the most effective profile photos.
We've demonstrated some of the changes she typically recommends, using three real Profile Polish clients as case studies.
It turns out that having a good profile photo could be what makes the difference between receiving messages and getting passed over for another profile. She's the founder of Profile Polish, a one-woman business that helps daters to make over their profiles and potentially attract more matches.
She had enough tales of meeting pervy and bizarro men that she just wrote a book about it, called This shot was taken at a networking event.
A girl asked me to take a snap of her, and then offered to return the favor.
The lighting in the room was great — it was at eye level and not overhead, which creates weird shadows. I vignetted the border to take the focus away from the other people sitting around me, but I didn't crop them out entirely because it helps to show that I have a life and I'm out in the world doing things (i.e., not just a full body mirror pic).
A snap of doing something interesting (like this pic of me hiking at Antelope Canyon) is an instant icebreaker.