Profile pictures can be the first online impression you make.
How do you want to be introduced?
professional or casual?
serious or happy?
Plan For The Photo
You will need :
A Cell Phone
a friend to take the picture
1 hour or more
The location should have:
Take The Picture
Show your face.
Include your shoulders.
Adjust your phone camera settings after a few pictures:
Change the resolution, focus, or modes
You can set a timer to take a picture from far away
Try different poses and facial expressions.
Consider different outfits, ties, or colors.
Keep the background simple, but try different ones.
Optional: edit your picture using photo using apps or filters.
Some final tips:
Do not use an obvious selfie for a profile photo
You will likely only get 1 good photo out of 20 photos
Take way more pictures than you think you will ever need