Wear clothes (and underwear) that make you feel good, trim your beard, bring props that showcase your interests.She also has them thinking about who their current inspirations are or when they are at their happiest.That's why some photographers are banking on the popularity of the impish dating app by offering their services to make users look their best.“People have this tendency to create their dating profile in less than 10 minutes even though it could be the most important thing they do for their love life," says British photographer Saskia Nelson.In May 2013, she set up Saturday Night’s Alright after spending eight years on online dating sites and growing tired of seeing the same blurry and dingy portraits.He recently developed a spin-off, Look Like a Boss, headshots meant for Linked In.No matter the style, online profile photo services are thriving.
On a sunny May morning in NYC, Whitney Wolfe smoothes her hair (golden) takes a sip of her iced coffee (black) and points across the leafy patio at a handsome guy sitting with a friend.
"There’s nothing worse than going on a date and realizing that the person looks nothing like their pictures.
They should look like themselves, just the best version of themselves," notes the Brooklynite with marketing acumen.
Battersea Park, Ladbroke Grove or Southbank for the even-tempered; Brick Lane, Shoreditch or London Fields for the edgier ones.
In New York, similar online dating experiences led Charlie Grosso, an advertising and editorial photographer, to launch Tinder Photography last October.