Time For My Close Up: My First Photoshoot!

When I found out I needed a promotional photo for my upcoming novel "Binary Witness", I panicked. A quick flick through the options revealed a lot of big white dress and my engagement pics were two years and five hairstyles ago. So I started hunting for a headshot photographer and a friend recommended Shane Gunning in Reading (who I also recommend, because he's fantastic!). My friend and I took a jaunt up to Reading and I freaked out over what to wear. When writing, I usually wear t-shirt and jeans (what I'm wearing now, in fact) but that wasn't quite the look I wanted. I picked a turquoise green jumper dress with black tights and boots, with a thick black coat to keep out the cold. I put on some make-up, including a bit of cover-up for those late-night writer's dark circles, and I did something with my hair that made it look less like I'd just crawled out of bed (default...
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