Photo-heavy profiles are now the norm across most major dating sites, so picking the right profile pictures is the key to your success in finding matches. Based on their research, you will have the perfect selection of profile photos in no time!
Okay, before we get into the specifics, let’s cover a couple key rules right off the bat.
I’ve been credited with kickstarting a new genre of photography, dating photography, and am the world’s leading expert on all things dating photo related.
Sam drops the following bomb: Flash (be it cellphone or otherwise) adds seven years to your profile pic. You know the shotthe universally-maligned My Space Angle selfie is achieved by holding your camera above your head and being just so darn coy. Thats fine, but if youre wearing sunglasses, your dream guy might think youre hiding something.
But in terms of getting new messages, Sam reveals that the My Space shot is the single most effective photo type for women. Julie's rule: Your profile photos should show your glamorous smile along with your sparkling eyes.
Lesson one: if you want your photos to look natural so you have to mix it up, changing both locations and outfits.
Bright, block colours work better than fussy patterns, Saskia had informed me, so I’d brought a couple of clothing options along.